The CEO and sole owner of Bear Steele Global, Ltd. Co. Larry W. Weidner, II, originally from Oklahoma, is a registered member of the Muscogee Creek Nation. Mr. Weidner has earned Ivy League degrees from Dartmouth College and the University of Pennsylvania School Of Law. As a United States Marine, he attained the rank of Major in only 8 years before opening a successful private law practice. As an attorney, Mr. Weidner has developed a reputation as a premier litigator and his services have been retained by clients throughout the United States and overseas. While maintaining a vigorous trial practice, in 2005 Mr. Weidner opened Phoenix Developers and Contractors, LLC. As a partner and Chief Executive Officer of Phoenix, Mr. Weidner oversaw the day-to -day operations of a general construction company that enjoyed the successful completion of a wide variety of projects both private and governmental over a ten year period. Mr. Weidner closed Phoenix Developers and Contractors in May of 2015 in order to establish Bear Steele Global as a solely owned minority Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business. As an economist and attorney, Mr. Weidner understands how to manage the business and production cycles. As a trained and certified State and Federal Court Mediator and Arbitrator, Mr. Weidner understands the process of fostering communication and building consensus between interested and at times adversarial parties and is experienced in finding the win-win solution to any problem or project.