Steve M. Knopik


After earning a BSBA Degree from the University of Florida in 1977, Steve began his career as a CPA for KPMG, a global accounting and auditing firm.  He joined Beall’s, Inc. in 1984 as the Director of Finance and grew with the Company for more than 30 years, advancing through a number of leadership roles before being promoted to Chief Executive Officer in 2006.  Steve was named Chairman in 2017, he is now Chairman and CEO.

Steve serves on the Boards of Publix Super Markets, Inc., the National Retail Federation, and immediate past Chair of the Board for the Florida Chamber of Commerce.  On a more local level, he is a member of the Southwest Region Advisory Board for SunTrust Bank and is Director Emeritus of the Palmetto Youth Center in Palmetto, FL.


Their son, Rogers currently attends Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, CA.