The Steamboat Group Team Members

We are a team of professionals with a passion to provide YOU with Superior Real Estate Services.  We share your love for Steamboat and the wonderful community we are lucky to live in.  Jon formed The Steamboat Group to offer the highest level of expertise and service available.  By working as a team we can provide you better service and Deliver More for YOU.

Jon Wade - Broker/Owner

Email - Jon@TheSteamboatGroup.com
Cell - 970-819-6930

Jon and his wife Wendy followed their dream and moved to Steamboat to raise their kids.   Jon began his career in Real Estate in 2005 and loves being a part of a business where he can help people achieve their dream of living the Steamboat lifestyle.  He has a genuine interest in your goals, excels at negotiation, marketing and finding solutions to deliver you superior results.  Jon is unique in Steamboat Real Estate due to his 16 years of experience working at Hewlett Packard on business strategy, finance, marketing, and getting 5 start- up businesses off the ground.  

Jon has developed an invaluable network of people around town that helps him know the inside story, look out for your interests and see opportunities sooner. He is currently on the Board of Regents for Luxury Real Estate where he gets to share best practices with some of the best brokers around the world.  Jon is also active with the Steamboat Springs Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Steamboat Springs Urban Renewal Authority Advisory Committee, the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club, and various other groups. 


Jon Kowalsky - Buyers Agent 

Email - JK@TheSteamboatGroup.com
Cell - 970-846-9646

Jon K. grew up in Minnesota and after attending The University of Iowa followed his dreams to move out to Colorado. He has been involved with Real Estate/Property Management & Development in one facet or another the entire time he has been in Steamboat.  

Jon K. prides himself on maintaining a strong Mid-Western work ethic. Growing up on the farm taught him some key things – Honesty and Integrity go a long way, and at times humor is the best medicine.


Paige Brookstein - Buyers Agent

Email - Paige@TheSteamboatGroup.com
Cell - 970-846-9646

“Living the dream” is my motto in Steamboat. I want to share my love and knowledge for all that Steamboat has to offer in helping you find the perfect property! Four years ago after graduating from the University of Pennsylvania with a Masters in Psychology, I decided it was time to build a life in the mountains and moved out to Steamboat.  My main objective in life has always been to help others. I have always valued what makes individuals unique and helping you choose a home, allows me to share my love for Steamboat with you.  


Dianne Bertini - Buyers Agent

Email - Dianne@TheSteamboatGroup.com
Cell - 970-367-6488

My family is originally from Virginia where I started my life off as a military brat. It took us being stationed in Colorado one time for us to fall in love with the mountains and find a way to move here permanently. I have spent most of my youth and adulthood under the shadow of Pikes Peak, America’s Mountain before following my dream of living in a mountain community. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve lived all over the U.S. and even spent a year in the Dominican Republic, but Colorado has always had my heart and called me home.


Erik Ramstad - Marketing Director

Email - Erik@TheSteamboatGroup.com

Erik works with Jon to deliver cutting edge marketing that works.  Together they have built a dominant web presence.  Erik is a skilled graphic designer which makes The Steamboat Group's marketing stand out on the Web and in Print. 


David Dietrich - Marketing Manager

Email - David@TheSteamboatGroup.com

It was love at first sight! During the summer of 1992, I briefly spent an afternoon in Steamboat on my way up to Alaska. I instantly fell in love with the community, the landscape, the recreational activates, but most importantly the People. I knew then, this was going to be my future home. 24 years later I still can’t think of a better place to raise my family. As part of the marketing team, I bring my passion for photography and videography to work with me everyday. I enjoy bringing life to a home in both media and print.