Doug specializes in serving clients who are looking to buy or sell property in Eastern Nebraska. He has a comprehensive understanding of residential, commercial, and agricultural markets and skillful in strategic pricing and marketing. He is very active in every aspect to selling or buying properties and protecting the clients best interests. Doug’s foremost goal is to provide a high level of service to his clients and that referrals are given by satisfied clients to colleagues, friends, and family.
Doug has a background in business and rural Nebraska started at a very young age. Born and raised on a farm near West Point, NE, he attended one of the last 1 room schools in Cuming County, District #10. Growing up with agriculture values, church,family and 4-H was instilled into him at a very early age. He states work never came easy but the rewards made up for the hardships. After graduating from West Point Jr. Sr. High School he attended Northeast Community College in Norfolk, NE. Doug earned his Electrical degree in 1989. With encouragement from family and friends , he entered into the restaurant business and successfully operated 4 locations in a 20 year span. During this time he always stayed in tune to the agriculture business that surrounded him. An opportunity to manage and operate a grain elevator along with livestock production corporation took him depths of big business. Some of the various skills of this was the managing of large lines of credit, customer relations, procurement of livestock and grain, inventory auditing, banker relationships, expansion projects, transportation and logistics, hedging, and borrowing bases. A hobby that became a business, is that Doug became the 1st licensed distillery in the state of Nebraska since prohibition in 2009 and still operates today making the best spirits in the nation under the trade name Cooper’s Chase Distillery.
Doug is most proud of his family and marriage to Karla for 20 years. They raise 3 children Riley 17, Reese 11, and Hayden 9 and live on an acreage near West Point, NE. School activities, along with family, keep them on the go and living a life that is rewarding and never dull. Some hobbies that they enjoy are sports,camping, fishing, and cookouts.
Dreams are important to Doug in which many individuals has guided him along his way, now he wants to help others by guiding and managing their personal and business goals for success. This is Doug Throener’s quest for being the best realtor a client could find.