August 28, 2019
Urban Catalyst added three new advisors, Joseph Mannina, Brett Houston, and Jeff Current. The San Jose-based multi-asset Opportunity Zone Fund is building expertise in all levels of real estate.
Mannina will focus on the commercial real estate technology sector. He serves as Vice Chairman at Real Capital Analytics and brings more than 30 years of entrepreneurial experience. Mannina is highly skilled at growing successful subscription revenue (SaaS) businesses.
Houston is tasked with advising on building technology and systems. He is a network technologist in CRE and CEO of Optio Development Inc., which focuses on the business of information technology (IT). He brings more than three decades navigating the relationship between IT and commercial real estate.
Current, AIA, is an expert in urban infill mixed-use projects, and the Principal of Studio Current in Silicon Valley. With more than 30 years’ experience in architecture and urban planning, he will focus on user experience relating to project design and programming.
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