Ed Rymer
President & CEO
Support Team
John Patterson
Florida Legal Services
Leo Schumacher
Minnesota Legal Services
Donna Campion
Resort Manager
Matt Cason
Construction Services
Matt Cason

Matt Cason, who joined Concept Companies in 2008 as Director of Construction, is the PRESIDENT/COO of Concept Companies and has managed the construction and development of more than 1.8mm sf. Matt’s extensive construction knowledge is an invaluable asset. He has a keen eye for recognizing key development issues in the planning phase, and the knowledge of how to properly resolve them before they become real problems. He is a licensed Florida Building Contractor and Real Estate Agent. Matt oversees and has an active role in site selection and presenting properties to our clients for their approval, and serves to ensure that projects stay on their critical paths through the acquisition, due diligence, permitting/entitlement process, as well as the construction of your project.

Concept Companies provides a true full-service real estate development experience. Our vertical integration and cross-discipline expertise provide more accuracy in budgeting costs and time, resulting in significant savings across the arc of a project. This efficiency also creates reduced delivery timelines and mitigated risks.

The Concept team has a vast depth of construction and development experience in commercial retail, office, institutional, industrial, life science, government, and residential projects. The experts at Concept have the combined accomplishment of over 7 million square feet of construction and development projects throughout the southeast. In October of 2016, Concept Companies accepted an Award of Recognition from the Design-Build Institute of America for Foundation Park, a 120,000 square foot life science park.

Concept Companies, through their construction subsidiary, Theory Construction, has $44.7 million in active construction projects representing over 208,000 square feet. Twenty20 Development is in various stages of development of projects, totaling over 500,000 square feet of office, retail, and mixed-use space.