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This is a podcast series of interviews with leaders in the world of real estate, with host Matt Slepin. We discuss their work, their contribution to the built environment and their career paths in leadership.

This is a podcast series of interviews with leaders in the world of real estate, with host Matt Slepin. We discuss their work, their contribution to the built environment and their career paths in leadership.

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United States

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Podcasts

Description:

This is a podcast series of interviews with leaders in the world of real estate, with host Matt Slepin. We discuss their work, their contribution to the built environment and their career paths in leadership.

Language:

English


Episodes

Sheryl Palmer | Chairman and CEO of Taylor Morrison Home Corporation

10/19/2020
Sheryl Palmer, Chairman and CEO of Taylor Morrison Home Corporation, joins as our second leading voice within the homebuilding industry. Taylor Morrison is one of the nation's top-ranked public homebuilders, following the company’s IPO in 2013, which Sheryl oversaw. She shares how she came into the homebuilding business and how her prior, non-real estate experiences have influenced her consumer-first approach to the business.

Duration:01:12:15

David Schless | President of the American Seniors Housing Association

10/5/2020
Matt interviews David Schless, the President of the American Seniors Housing Association, to discuss the impact of COVID on seniors housing and his thoughts on the future of this business post-pandemic. David discusses the tremendous response of the industry and the future of the seniors housing business, for which the demographic trends continue to suggest significant growth and opportunity.

Duration:01:13:55

Tammy Jones | Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Basis Investment Group

9/21/2020
In our Leading Voices in Real Estate Season Five premiere, Matt is rejoined by Tammy Jones, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Basis Investment Group, a real estate investment manager primarily focused on debt and structured equity strategies. Tammy was a participant on the Black Voices in Real Estate episode released in June, where she shared her experience as a Black woman in the real estate industry and the opportunities for change in racial equity in our business.

Duration:01:03:57

In Memoriam, John Stewart | Founder and Chairman of The John Stewart Company

9/14/2020
In honor of John Stewart’s memory, we are rebroadcasting his Leading Voices interview from December 2018. John passed away last week after a two-year battle with cancer. He was the founder of The John Stewart Company, a developer of low and mixed-income housing and the country’s 6th largest manager of affordable housing.

Duration:01:30:09

In Memoriam, Gerald Hines | Founder of Hines

8/31/2020
In honor of Gerald Hines’ legacy, we are rebroadcasting his interview from the spring of 2018. Mr. Hines passed away last week at the age of 95, having inspired generations of leaders in the real estate industry.

Duration:00:54:42

Ken Bernstein | President and Chief Executive Officer of Acadia Realty Trust

8/24/2020
In this episode, Matt discusses the retail sector with Ken Bernstein, President and Chief Executive Officer of Acadia Realty Trust. Ken talks about the fundamental reworking of the sector due to what he terms the “Retail Armageddon,” a trend that was taking place well before COVID19.

Duration:01:17:50

Conor Dougherty | Economics and Housing Reporter at “The New York Times” Author of “Golden Gates: Fighting for Housing in America”

7/27/2020
Conor Dougherty is an Economics and Housing Reporter at The New York Times who recently published Golden Gates: Fighting for Housing in America. This interview provides the perspective of an outside observer of the real estate industry thinking about the roots of the lack of adequate supply and development, the dynamics of real estate investment, and potential solutions to create more housing.

Duration:01:34:54

Andy Cohen | Co-CEO of Gensler

7/6/2020
Andy Cohen is the Co-CEO of Gensler, the leading global design firm, which includes 6,300+ people networked across 50 offices and serving clients in 120+ countries. He joins Matt for another interview in our series of conversations on leadership in the real estate space amidst the Covid crisis.

Duration:01:26:31

Black Voices in Real Estate: Our Industry Can Lead Change

6/15/2020
This is a special episode of Leading Voices in Real Estate featuring conversations with six Black real estate leaders, each of whom speaks with Matt about their personal experiences and their thoughts on how our industry can address inequalities and systemic racism in our companies, our work in the built environment, and in the real estate sector broadly. Our guests include: - Tammy K. Jones | Basis Investment Group - Daryl Carter | Avanath Capital Management - Tyrone Roderick Williams |...

Duration:02:21:46

Mary Ludgin | Senior Managing Director – Head of Global Research at Heitman

6/8/2020
Mary Ludgin is one of the best big-picture, strategic minds in the commercial real estate investment business. She is the Head of Global Research at Heitman, a global real estate investment management firm with $45.5 billion in assets under management. The interview focuses mostly on the effects of COVID on the built environment.

Duration:01:49:25

Amy Rose | President and CEO of Rose Associates

5/26/2020
Amy Rose, President and CEO of Rose Associates, joins Matt for this week’s Leading Voices in Real Estate interview. Rose Associates is one of the largest, most storied apartment owners and managers in New York City with over $15 billion of assets under management and over 17,000 units owned or operated. Amy is a third-generation leader of this company originally founded by her grandfather and great uncle and is Rose Associate’s first female CEO.

Duration:01:29:33

Leonard Wood | Founder of Wood Partners

5/11/2020
This week’s episode features a real estate legend: Leonard Wood, the Founder and Former CEO of Wood Partners, one of the nation’s leading apartment builders. Leonard talks about leadership lessons learned and important values for the real estate industry. He also addresses potential issues for the next generation of real estate leaders as the industry moves into a post COVID world of urban development.

Duration:01:07:58

Doug Bibby | President of the National Multifamily Housing Council

4/20/2020
As we enter the second month of the Covid-19 lockdown, Matt met with longtime industry colleague and friend Doug Bibby, President of the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC), the leading trade association for the apartment industry. In addition to discussing the implications of the national crisis on the multifamily housing, Matt and Doug unwrap the significant evolution of the apartment industry over the past two decades.

Duration:01:41:41

Spencer Levy | Chairman, Americas Research & Senior Economic Advisor at CBRE

3/30/2020
Due to Covid-19, Matt sat down (virtually) with Spencer Levy, Chairman, Americas Research & Senior Economic Advisor at CBRE, to discuss the impact this crisis has across all sectors of commercial real estate.

Duration:01:26:28

Maria Hawthorne | President and CEO of PS Business Parks

3/16/2020
Today’s conversation with Maria Hawthorne, President and CEO of PS Business Parks, explores how her quiet confidence led to unexpected leadership.

Duration:01:31:21

Ricardo Pagan | Founder and CEO of Claridge Properties

3/2/2020
Recorded in front of an audience at a ULI Young Leaders event in Los Angeles, Matt sat down with Ricardo Pagan, Founder and CEO of Claridge Properties, a 100% minority-owned real estate investment and development firm.

Duration:01:47:22

Alex Mehran Sr. | Chairman of the Board of Sunset Development Company

2/17/2020
This week’s episode of Leading Voices in Real Estate features Alex Mehran Sr., the Chairman of the Board of Sunset Development Corporation and the immediate past Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. Sunset Development was founded in 1951 by Alex’s father who had emigrated from Iran, and today it is in its third generation of leadership, run by Alex’s son.

Duration:01:27:32

Ben Harris | CEO of Link Industrial Properties

2/3/2020
Ben Harris, CEO of Link Industrial Properties, Blackstone’s industrial sector operating platform, joins us for this week’s episode of Leading Voices in Real Estate. In the episode, we dive into the drivers of the robust industrial sector, especially how the overall secular changes in retail, logistics, and distribution are driving a re-make of the industrial real estate business.

Duration:01:18:32

Mark Myers | EVP and Head of Commercial Real Estate at Wells Fargo

1/20/2020
Head of Wells Fargo's Commercial Real Estate, Mark Myers has lead the bank to the #1 commercial real estate lender for the last 10 years.

Duration:01:02:20

Mark Myers | EVP and Head of Commercial Real Estate at Wells Fargo (Updated)

1/20/2020
Head of Wells Fargo's Commercial Real Estate, Mark has lead the bank to the #1 commercial real estate lender for the last 10 years.

Duration:01:10:58