is hosting a special event geared towards the growing community of entrepreneurs, artists, creators, influencers, and innovators. Join us for a panel of professionals in the Real Estate industry sharing entrepreneurship, industry insights and tips on the Future of Real Estate.
Philip Michael, Investor at NYEG
is a bestselling author, investor and real estate, developer. Since launching NYEG
in 2016, Philip and his team have built the portfolio from a triplex to a $70M active development pipeline. NYEG’s portfolio includes the first minority-owned high rise in Jersey City’s McGinley Square, the first smart home student housing development in Philadelphia, WealthLAB.co, and an early-stage VC portfolio. He’s also a real estate expert on Black Enterprise, Entrepreneur.com and BiggerPockets.com.
Drew Sterrett, CEO of LEX
began his career in real estate at Tungsten Partners, a real estate private equity firm, where he sourced, evaluated, structured, and facilitated real estate investments. Assessing risk and analyzing the financial and strategic viability of investment opportunities, Drew helped source, scrutinize, appraise, and model the risk, potential value, and strategic viability for real estate investments in markets including New York City, Miami, San Francisco, Marfa, Madrid, and Venice, amounting to over $1 billion in assets. He also assisted in the management and support of Tungsten’s high net worth clients. Prior to LEX
, Drew co-owned, developed, and sold an apparel consumer brand after working on Capitol Hill.
Charlie Stephens, Corporate RE Advisor at Cushman & Wakefield
‘s goal is to help founders, CEOs & venture capital partners connect to create business growth. I help provide companies with introductions to synergistic aligned partnership opportunities and promote collaboration through digital media content focused on innovative business leadership.
As a NYC commercial real estate advisor, I help growing companies find the best available office spaces and negotiate the best deal. Current & past clients include Unilever, Sycamore Partners, Talbots, Raymond James Financial, Ernst & Young, ING Financial, Conde Nast, Hawkeye Capital, TodayTix, Inc., Penn Mutual Life Insurance, SandsPoint Financial, DufEnergy, MNG Group, Citihub Consulting, The European Financial Group, Physicians Affiliated Group of New York (PAGNY), K. Hovnanian Homes, LLC, Winton Capital & Caviar, Inc.