B.S. University of Maryland / Economics major
Past Work Experience:
Steve Dering’s work experience includes being an analyst at the National Security Agency, founder/editor of a local Park City newspaper and the first marketing director for Deer Valley Resort. Dering is the founder of Dering Elliott and Associates, a full-service advertising agency that is in its 25th year. He is also the founder of DCP International, and was the pioneer and leading consultant in the residence club (luxury fractional ownership) real estate industry.
The Residence Club at Harborview Place / Nantucket, Mass. – This secluded, waterfront enclave has views of Nantucket Harbor and Monomoy and is only two blocks from Main Street and Straight Wharf. The compound comprises 10 restored cottages that frame an expansive lawn and a sandy beach. The 10 residences are complemented by an array of private club services and amenities, from a personal concierge and club boats to an owners lounge and a private beach club.
Magnolia Private Residence Club / Seacrest Beach, Fla. – Located in the heart of Florida’s Emerald Coast along some of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Magnolia Private Residence Club offers 17 three-bedroom luxury residences. The club is just steps from the waters and white sand beaches of South Walton.
Palazzo Tornabuoni / Florence, Italy – DCP entered the European market with this residence club located in one of Florence, Italy’s most important buildings. Once home to Pope Leo, this Medici palace is situated in the epicenter of Florence’s fashion district. Palazzo Tornabuoni comprises 37 apartments and a host of private facilities and privileges.
The Reefs Club / Southampton, Bermuda – Located adjacent to the Reefs Hotel, The Reefs Club will comprise large, fully-furnished two- and three-bedroom residences and comprehensive private facilities. Each beachfront residence features ocean views and an outdoor deck with a two-person Jacuzzi tub.
The Residence Club at El Corazon / Santa Fe, N.M. – This club, consisting of 25 residences, is located in the historic downtown area of Santa Fe, N.M., and has three different two-bedroom floor plans. The clubhouse and all of the residences are within walking distance to Santa Fe’s most popular attractions.
The Residences at The Chateaux / Deer Valley Resort / Park City, Utah – This development of 19 residences is located mid-mountain at Deer Valley Resort within the Silver Lake community. Adjacent to the Chateaux hotel, the club features four-bedroom penthouses and three- and four-bedroom residences. Amenities include a reception lobby, a business center, a members lounge, a private health club, a private ski locker room, a teen center, a toddler center and heated underground parking.
Tidemark / Anna Maria Island, Fla. – Tidemark Resorts has two private residence clubs. Located within one mile of each other, the first property will be the site of 15 fractional residences situated on the white sand beaches of Florida’s Gulf Coast, and the second property will feature 30 fractional residences along with 10 hotel units in a marina-front environment. Among other private amenities, owners will have a private fleet of boats.
Encanto Villas & Residence Club / Huatulco, Mexico – Huatulco is an eco-friendly destination with 42,000 acres of preserved forest and nine bays. Encanto Villas & Residence Club, a waterfront development, incorporates a design inspired by its natural surroundings. The resort will have 83 fully-furnished residences consisting of three bedrooms and three-bedroom penthouses. Amenities will include a beach club, boat docks, multiple pools, a spa and a fitness center.
Recently Completed Projects:
Phillips Club / NYC — This 69-residence, 10-story club in Manhattan has a mix of studio, one-, two- and three- bedroom apartments and is located on Broadway next to the Lincoln Center. The Phillips Club is the first urban club of its kind in the United States.
The Residence Club at Tucker’s Point / Tucker’s Town, Bermuda — This residence club, on the grounds of the Tucker’s Point Golf Club, boasts magnificent water views and is adjacent to a planned luxury hotel. DCP was involved in all aspects of The Residence Club development and provided ongoing sales and marketing consulting through sellout.
The Residence Club at Teton Pines / Jackson Hole, Wyo. — The Club residences are located on the Teton Pines Country Club golf course and are adjacent to the country club clubhouse. Just minutes from Teton Village and the Jackson Hole ski resort, this club has both summer and winter recreation. Owners have golf privileges and access to all country club facilities.
The Residence Club at PGA WEST / La Quinta, Calif. — This golf-oriented club comprises 3,300-square-foot detached villas, a comprehensive clubhouse and pool facility and is located within the PGA WEST golf community. Owners have privileges at six of PGA WEST’s golf courses and the La Quinta Resort and Spa.
Dering has been elected to the Park City Council and has served on the board of directors for Sundance Film Festival. He is also involved with the Park City Chamber of Commerce, Park City Arts Festival, Park City Library Board and Park City Community Wireless.
In his free time, Dering enjoys skiing, mountain biking, boating, reading and traveling