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Mr. Karras manages field operations and has personally inspected and tested more than XXX residences and commercial spaces since joining E3 Building Sciences in 2005. He received his B.S. in Economics from Appalachian State and his M.B.A. from New York University. Mr. Karras began his career managing client wealth with First Citizens Bank, but left the corporate world to begin life as an entrepreneur. In 1989 he started Sacramento Bread Company. In 1999 Mr. Karras sold part of the company and moved to Naples to start the Blue Pepper Gourmet. Mr. Karras is a Florida certified HERS Rater, a USGBC Green Rater, and a FGBC Certifying Agent.