Bruce Wendt is the Managing Partner and founding member of SteelTree Partners, LLC. Mr. Wendt has spent the past 35 years as a successful corporate real estate executive in varied disciplines including development, retail, brokerage, communications and M&A advisory services. Mr. Wendt began his career in real estate development and the shopping center sector where he was responsible for ground up development, leasing and management of retail community centers and malls nationwide. Mr. Wendt progressed into the wireless industry first at AT&T Wireless Services in the mid 1990’s where he was responsible for tower development and site selection in the New York Metropolitan market and then as Director of Acquisitions at AAT Communications, at the time the largest privately held tower aggregator, where he was charged with purchasing tower assets nationwide. Mr. Wendt founded SteelTree Partners, LLC in 2003 for the sole purpose of offering unmatched sell side mergers and acquisitions services to communications industry participants. During his tenure in the wireless industry Mr. Wendt has been directly responsible for the purchase and sale of thousands of communications tower assets throughout the US and CALA.