STEVE BAKER, Let Excellence be the Measure (Sophisticated Gnome LLC & NextHome Platinum Advantage) Education & Training



Let Excellence be the Measure
location_on Rock Hill, SC — Sophisticated Gnome LLC & NextHome Platinum Advantage

Steve comes to the world of real estate with 30 years of Marketing and Graphic Design experience.  These two very important skills make him ideal for this profession.  Mr. Baker is not only a REALTOR but the VP of Marketing & Business Development for NextHome Platinum Advantage and the CEO of Sophisticated Gnome LLC, a real estate marketing and social media management company.  His education and work experience also include a Bachelor degree in Education and degrees in Radiologic Technology and Medical Ultrasonography.  He was a pioneer in the field of Radiology PACS development and Radiology Voice Recognition adoption and implementation in southwest Virginia.  His previous positions as Director of Radiology and PACS Administrator lead to enormous development in resources and project management necessary to succeed in the field of real estate.


Steve is a writer and developer for a variety of blogs and real estate publications.  He recently completed his first book of quotations and is currently working on a Real Estate Marketing book. He is a strong supporter of the United Way, having won a 2012 Campaign Coordinator of the Year award.  He is also a strong advocate for breast cancer research and education.  


Mr. Baker has a history of work experience built on the foundation of a strong work ethic, the pursuit of excellence, quality, honesty and integrity.  


In 2017 Mr. Baker added the title "International Award Winner" to his growing list of accolades with a win in the Real Estate Companies of the World's international real estate marketing competition.  


SMS - Social Media Management Specialist

Licensed REALTOR in SC

Author & Marketing Blogger


2017 International Award Winner via the Real Estate Companies of the World®.


“It’s easy to succeed in business when excellence becomes the exception; and excellence is the very least you’re willing to give. - Steve Baker CEO Sophisticated Gnome Llc