Hill International names four executives to lead new subsidiary
Kevin M. Justice has been named President and Chief Operating Officer of HillStone where he is responsible for all operating activities at the company.
Prior to joining HillStone, Mr. Justice was the Managing Director of Falcon Funding, a subsidiary of The Falcone Group, where he was responsible for overseeing the acquisition, entitlement and development of numerous large-scale master planned projects.
Before that, Mr. Justice was Director of Acquisition for Toll Brothers in Florida, and also served as an Associate and Real Estate Acquisition Analyst with Starwood Capital Group.
Mr. Justice earned his B.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and his M.B.A. from the University of Miami. He also served with the U.S. Marine Corps for four years, ending his service as a Lieutenant.
Bruce T. Prolow has been named Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of HillStone where he is responsible for financial strategy at the company.
Prior to joining HillStone, Mr. Prolow was Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Tiedemann Trust Co., where he had worked since 1998.
Prior to that, he worked for 20 years at J.P. Morgan & Co. where he most recently served as a Managing Director in the Private Client Group.
During his tenure at J.P. Morgan, Mr. Prolow served as Chairman of the Board of J.P. Morgan Florida, as Vice Chairman of J.P. Morgan Trust Co. of Delaware, and as President of Morgan Trust Company of Florida. Prolow earned his B.A. from Rutgers University.
Mr. Prolow has also completed graduate studies in bank management at Fairleigh Dickinson University and graduate courses in accounting at New York University's Stern School of Business.
Steven C. Nicklaus has been named Senior Vice President of Business Development of HillStone.
Mr. Nicklaus is former Chairman of Executive Sports International, a global sports marketing and event-management company.
He also recently served as Vice President of Business Development for the Nicklaus Companies.
He remains active in the event management business as Co-Chairman of HNS Sports Group, a golf marketing and event-management company that manages, among many events, the Memorial Tournament, one of the PGA Tour's most prestigious events.
Mr. Nicklaus is also a partner in IMI, one of the world's top luxury real estate sales and marketing companies.
Matthew G. Schindel has been named Vice President and General Counsel of HillStone.
Mr. Schindel is responsible for all legal and contractual matters for the company.
Prior to joining HillStone, Mr. Schindel was a partner and chief general counsel with Stonehill Capital Group, LLC, a mixed-use residential, golf and resort community development company, where he was responsible for overseeing the legal and professional aspects of the acquisition, financing and execution of multiple large-scale master planned projects.
Prior to that, Mr. Schindel developed an extensive business and legal background under affiliation with several law firms, representing public and private real estate and business entities in all capacities.
He earned his B.A. from Rutgers University and his J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law.
Mr. Schindel is an active member of the Florida Bar Association, the Palm Beach County Bar Association, and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida and the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit.