Matt Kezar joined Ian Black Real Estate in May 2016 as a broker associate with extensive experience in commercial real estate acquisition, entitlement, development, sales, and leasing. A Tampa Bay native, Matt enjoyed a military education and career before actively pursuing real estate development. Through his involvement as Vice President at MBK Real Estate Services, Inc., Executive Vice President at Corvus International, a Partner of The Bennett Group, and Principal of Blackrock Development Holdings, Matt honed a wide range of skills and the ability to perform on complex projects. The West Point Graduate earned a BS Degree in Engineering & Management, was a Commissioned Officer and Brigade Environmental Officer in the United States Army and completed training in the US Army Airborne and Nuclear, Biological & Chemical Warfare Schools. Matt is a Director at the Open Doors Foundation and is a former Board member of Boys & Girls Club of Manatee County, the Bradenton Yacht Club and Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen.
Recognized by the Gulf Coast Business Review as a ‘Top 40, Under 40 Business Leader’ in the Tampa Bay area, Matt was also selected to the President’s Council of the Manatee County Economic Development Council.
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