Stephen M. Gladstone

154 Overbrook Drive Stamford, Ct. 06906

(203)348-1611, 327-6824 office fax-(203) 975-7799

E-Mail- steve@stonehollow.com

Web sites: www.stonehollow.com, www.theashischool.com


1983-Present: (28 Yrs.) President\Owner Stonehollow Inc.\ Home Protection Network Inc.

Fine Home Inspection and Environmental Testing Services. Licensed in CT,NY,& MA. Developed successful business in Fairfield & Westchester Counties Intensive site inspections for prospective purchasers \ investors with written reports delineating maintenance and deficiencies of the home. Services include air, water, and radon gas testing. Forensic Consulting. Member American Society of Home Inspectors since 1986. Past President SNEC ASHI & Coastal Ct ASHI, Past Director CT. Assoc. of Home Inspectors.


American Society of Home Inspectors- 2004 National President, Board of Directors Member and as an Officer for 11 years, Committee Chair, Membership, Complaints & Ethics, Finance, Liaison to Canadian Association, Contributing Editor ASHI Technical Journal and monthly trade magazine The ASHI Reporter. National Spokesperson. National & International lecturer/ instructor.


2010- Present The ASHI School- Campus Director/ Managing Instructor new school for home inspection & Cont. Education. Approved by the CT Dept of Consumer Protection Licensing Board. Offering Pre-licensing and Continuing education classes for Inspectors.


2009- 2010 Casey, O’Malley Associates- Campus Director/ Managing Instructor school for home inspection & Cont. Education. Offering Pre-licensing and Continuing education classes for Inspectors.


2003-2008 Campus Director/ Managing Instructor- Kaplan Professional Schools/ Inspection Training Associates Established and supervise instruction at ITA=s CT and Manhattan Campus’. Training new inspectors & continuing education for in-service. Manage facilities and supervise instructional staff. Additional responsibilities included creation of additional curricula development, publishing articles, presentations & educational materials.


June 2000- Present- Radio Show Host/ Producer "Around the House with Steve Gladstone" Weekly radio show on WSTC1400 Am & WNLK1350 Am - Produce and host weekly show on Home oriented topics. Weekly guests & listener call-in format. The show now streams on the internet at www.wstc.com.


Stamford & National Red Cross, FEMA

Volunteer Damage Assessment for the Northridge L.A. Quake, attended Damage Assessment Courses Nationally & Locally. Listed on the National Disaster Relief Roster. FEMA trained International Disaster Assessment Team


1990-Present- National Seminar Presenter- Various Courses for ASHI, Kaplan Professional Schools, Casey O’Malley and the Connecticut Real Estate Academy offering Continuing Educational Credits for attendance. Courses presented all over the US, Canada and South Africa


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1999 Present- Instructor- Ct. Real Estate Academy- Continuing Education for Realtors & Appraisers. Environmental Issues, Home Inspection and Residential Construction Design. Leeds & Green Building. Kaplan Educational- Courses in Home Inspection, Plumbing, Roofing, Steam Heating, Marketing, Electrical, Energy Efficiency & Safety, Infrared


1990-1994: Coordinator Stamford Firehawk Program

Coordinator Citywide anti-arson program. Co-Author Ct. Firehawk Curriculum.


1978- Present- Volunteer Firefighter, President of Company.

President Belltown Fire Dept. Stamford Ct. – EMR Certified, Certified Fire Fighter 2, State Certified Hazardous Material Inspector, Arson Investigator (retired), Bureau of the State Fire Marshal Deputy Fire Marshal.(retired)


Education:

6th Year Professional Degree in Counselor Education, University of Bridgeport, Ct. Master of Science, Special Education, Long Island University Grad. School of Education, B.A. English Education with Minor in Film, C.W. Post College- Brookville, NY A.A.S- Merchandising, Fashion Institute of Technology (SUNY), New York City, NY


Teaching Experience:

New York and Connecticut State Certified Teacher. Taught elementary, middle, high school & College graduate courses. Continuing Adult Ed & Vocational instruction & seminars. New York and CT Dept of Higher Education Vocational Instructor. Ct. Real Estate & Appraiser Instructor Intern Supervisor/ Home Protection Network: Trainer for new home inspectors. Home Inspection Pre-licensing & Continuing Ed.- CT, NY, NE, IL, VA, FL, CO, GA & TN


Licenses: Home Inspection- CT, MA, & NY, Special Pool & Spa Plumping- CT, Supervisory Termite- CT, Radon National Certification, Infrared- Level 1 Thermographer, Fema & Red Cross- Disaster Assessor, Emergency Medical Responder- CT, Firefighter 2- CT


Media:

ASHI Spokesperson Nationally for the Home Inspection Profession, The ASHI Reporter Magazine, Video News Release and National Media Tour. Kidde Corporation National Resource for Carbon Monoxide Awareness, National TV & Radio releases, National Safety Expert Spokesperson for Kidde Radio Show Host/Producer “Around the House With Steve Gladstone” (9+ years) Featured Guest: Ask This Old House (TV) , WTNH News (TV), CBS News (TV), ABC News (TV), The Money Pit Radio Show, At Home With Gary Sullivan (National Radio), On the House with The Carey Bros. (National Radio) Ann Duncan=s Coffee Break (VT) AThat Love Thang@ (Sirius Radio) Hek & Mike, Tim Quinn=s Coffee Chat, The Mary Jones Show, Brad Davis Show, Cablevision of Ct News 12, Mark Wayne Show, WVIT TV.


Print:

Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Money Matters Magazine, Readers Digest, Connecticut Magazine, Country Living, Money, Greenwich Magazine, Budget Living, Met Life Your Life, etc.


Personal Publications & Media:

DVD on Old House Problems (ITA), DVD on Getting Started in the Home Inspection Business (ITA) A New Home for Mark (2001) Professional Inspectors Guide to Roof Inspection (Kaplan 2005) Appliances (Kaplan 2006) Graphic Standard “Field Guide to Home Inspection”, published by John Wiley & Sons (2010)