GREENSBORO, N.C. — Steve Showfety, recently retired president of Koury Corp. and chairman of the Piedmont Triad Airport Authority, died Wednesday night after a battle with brain cancer.

He was 72 years old.

Showfety was integral in development in the Triad. He joined Koury in 1978, helping lead development of a portfolio of more than 3.8 million square feet of hospitality, retail, office and industrial properties as well as more than 1,400 multifamily units and 1,000 acres of land.

To read more on Showfety's impact in the Triad, click here to read more in the Triad Business Journal. 

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