Goodwill Industries of Ventura and S.B. Counties, Chairman of the Board - 2017 - Present 2013-Present
Oxnard Convention and Visitors Bureau, Executive Board Member / Chairman of the Board 2010-2017
Oxnard Chamber of Commerce, Board Member / Chairman of the Board: 2012 2008-Present
Channel Islands Harbor Lessees, Executive Board Member / Immediate Past President 2008-Present
Oxnard Convention and Visitors Bureau, Chairman of the Board 2001-2006
Oxnard Convention and Visitors Bureau, Executive Board Member 2006-2008
Boys and Girls Club of Oxnard and Port Hueneme, Board Member 2010-2016
Lawrence (Larry) Beinfest Ca DRE# 02064001
Larry was Born and raised in Southern California, he graduated from UC Berkely in 1986 with a degree in International Business and Finance. He obtained his Masters degree from Syracuse University in Public Communications. Larry spent the majority of his business career in Professional Baseball. Larry was in the front office of the Seattle Mariners from 1988 to 2000, then he joined the Montreal Expos as Assistant General Manager until 2002, when he accepted an offer from the Miami Marlins as General Manager. In 2003 the Marlins won the World Series and Beinfest was named the National League Executive of the year. In 2007, Beinfest was promoted to President of Baseball Operations, a position he held with the Marlins until he left the organization in 2013.
Following his career in Professional Sports, Larry and his wife and family moved back to Southern California, and live in Camarillo, Ca.
Larry earned his California Real Estate License in 2018, with an emphasis on Investment Properties, analysis and acquisitions.
Larry joined the Buenger Commercial Real Estate team in spring of 2019.
Steve Buenger, Broker/Owner (DRE# 01383195)
Steve Buenger is a Ventura County native, and has been active in retail business in the area since 1981. With extensive first-hand experience in the ownership and operation of several small businesses, Steve has acquired a unique sensitivity and understanding of the elements needed for business success in the Southern California area.
Steve is also the owner-operator of the Marine Emporium Landing, a visitor-oriented retail center in Channel Islands Harbor, Oxnard, CA. The Landing is home to over 25 businesses including: 3 full service waterfront restaurants, a sport fishing facility, Island excursions, the Scarlett Belle party boat, whale watching, kayak tours and rentals, a full service day spa and salon, electric boat rentals , bicycle rentals, and more....
Steve also has extensive Restaurant experience, as the managing partner of the Waterside Restaurant in Oxnard, Steve and his partners recently sold the restaurant in fall of 2017, after quadrupling the gross revenues in 4 years of ownership.
This hands-on experience has proven to be invaluable in his commercial real estate dealings. Successful in lease-outs of shopping centers and commercial buildings, business opportunities sales, marketing strategies, and small business consulting, Steve and his team are the best choice to handle your commercial real estate needs.
Jesus Camacho, Vice President of Operations Ca DRE# 02024505 Bi-Lingual / Spanish
A Ventura County native, Jesus brings with him an in depth knowledge of the inner workings and needs of small and large businesses alike.
Jesus has first-hand experience in upper management, along with day to day operations in the Restaurant, Retail and Manufacturing/distribution sectors.
Jesus is Bi-Lingual and is fluent in Spanish.
He is a graduate of California Lutheran University, where he earned his Bachelors of Science in Business Administration, as well as his Master’s in Business Administration.
Jesus has been an associate with Buenger Commercial Real Estate since 2005.