Stephen Cook

Vice President of Business Development

Stephen joined GVSA in 2019 and leads our business development endeavors, which entail client communications & relations, generating project opportunities and serving as our industry ambassador. He is a rare native of Atlanta, 5th generation, and graduated from Woodward Academy and then The University of Georgia. Interestingly, after the 1996 Olympics, he started two popular business establishments in Midtown which helped grow the Crescent Avenue and Juniper Street districts. In terms of business acumen, Stephen grew up in the industry and brings to the table twenty years of marketing and business development experience spread out among General Contractors, Engineering Consultants, Architects and even a Developer in Asia, where he learned to speak Thai. He is incredibly well versed in the art of benevolent networking and creative facilitating and, if you’re reading this bio, chances are you already know Stephen.