Private Equity Investor Phil Sanderson and Hotel Industry Veteran Thomas Klein

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This segment we get deep insight into the business of raising capital in the private equity sector with pro Phil Sanderson and a rare glimpse into the high end hotel industry with veteran Thomas Klein

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NYC Luxury Real Estate Rising Star

When you think of up and coming mega real estate agents in New York then the name Luis D. Ortiz should be on your mind.

He’s been in the New York City real estate arena for over seven years and he is just getting warmed up. He has taken the bull by the horns in New York City working diligently towards his one goal and that is to be one of the top real estate agents, not only New York but the country.

His talents are not only in real estate but Ortiz also studied film direction at the New York Film Academy which led him to receiving numerous awards for his work. He took that passion for entertainment and thrust it into his real estate business making a true production out of any listing that he took on.

As all agents do, he started at one firm then took a step up by going to another firm to further his career. What makes him different is that every move that he made was another rung up the ladder, so he moved from a firm like Synergy to take his business to Keller Williams, where he became someone to look for greater things from. He didn’t disappoint either; he quickly rose to the rank of VP in their New York office.

During that time he had the major opportunity to be a part of the up and coming reality show “Million Dollar Listing : New York” on the Bravo TV Network. This opened up plenty of doors for Ortiz as it led him to making yet another stretch up that ladder of success to join forces with the powerhouse real estate brokerage firm Douglas Elliman.

This move was properly his smartest to date as it put him in line with some of the true real estate superstars not only in New York but internationally.

In the past three years he has sales in excess of US$100MM and this is just the tip of the iceberg for this rising real estate star.

“New York is the place to make it if you are going to make it anywhere, Luis Ortiz is on the path to greater things not only in real estate but in life, I like the fact that he wants to use his fame on the reality show to try to inspire young people to step up and dream big but also put actions behind those dreams,” – Louis Velazquez, UCW Radio Show

http://moneyneversleepsradio.com/luisdortiz.html

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Raphael Harris, Ira Haber and Vanessa Warwick

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This segment we get insight from international real estate pros Raphael Harris and Vanessa Warwick, Entertainment industry insight from TV Producer Ira Haber

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Tom Terwilliger and Kent Speakman Join Us

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This segment we get insight on business building from two top influencers

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Professional Matchmaker Tiffany Brown

 

Dating for the affluent , Tiffany Brown founder of Affinity Connections brings her expertise to our listeners as she joined us on Money Never Sleeps, look for the spin off show focus solely on Dating for the Affluent, this is a segment you do not want to miss!
Find out more www.affinityconnections.com

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Music Industry Power House Dr. Dre, Rap Musics First Billionaire

Dr. Dre is by far one of the driving forces in the world of Hip Hop music, he built an empire that has just recently grew by a wide margin. Being ranked the second wealthiest figure on the American Hip Hip scene by Forbes this year with an astounding US$550MM estimated net worth.

This is someone that grew up on the streets of Compton, California , where gang violence was the norm. He linked up Ice Cube, Eazy-E, MC Ren and DJ Yella to form the very influential rap group N.W.A., from there on history was being made. He grew from being a performer to producing artist, some names include Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Xzibit, 50 Cent, The Game and others.

Dre has always believed in that entrepreneurial spirit and that did shine through as he embarked on various ventures, one being Beats Electronics. Many thought that it was just another artist endorsing a product until they began to realize that he and his partner Jimmy Lovine had a vision, one that would make them Hip Hops first Billionaires.

Beats was more than high end headphones it was an entire system that included a streaming service. According to reports when they developed the service they always looked at Apple as a benchmark, well they reached the pinnacle of their project when Apple acquired Beats Electronics this year for over US$3 billion.

Now Dr. Dre is by far the wealthiest person in Hip Hop but some made reference to him being the first African-American billionaire and that is false. The first African-American billionaire would be the founder of BET Networks Robert Johnson, he sold BET to Viacom well over a decade ago for US$3 billion.

So what does this mean for the world of HipHop?

Well it is another sign to the youth that no matter what your circumstances, no matter how much adversity you may face that if you dream it you can live it. Dr. Dre is living the dream and is continuing to create and add value to the world of music and beyond.

Look for more chapters to the Dr. Dre story as Dr. Dre and Lovine embark on many more business ventures and kick off their careers at Apple.

http://www.moneyneversleepsradio.com/drdre.html

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Miami Power Broker Chad Carroll

Chad Carroll is a “Power Broker” and shows that in every aspect of his work. Being well versed in the areas of finance, contracts and negotiation putting that in line with his real estate knowledge has given him the tools to achieve great success while catering to his clients needs.

Carroll is a deal maker, he puts the realistic needs of his clients at the forefront and provides them with professionalism, guidance and expertise. Do not let the reality show “Million Dollar Listing: Miami” fool you, he is not a television character, he is the real deal.

He has shared his insight with such publications as The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Daily News and The New York and South Florida Edition of The Real Deal Magazine.

“Chad Carroll has raised the bar in South Florida and continues to do so, his clients adhere to not only his professionalism but his honesty, and those are the traits that allow his client retention to be very high, sky’s the limit for this Miami Power Broker,” Louis Velazquez, UCW Radio Show Host.

More about Chad Carroll:

In 2008, Chad moved from New York City to pursue South Florida’s collapsing real estate market. In just five years, he has emerged at the top, penetrating the circle of the top one percent of brokers nationwide. As Executive Vice President at New York and Miami’s Luxury Real Estate powerhouse Douglas Elliman, Carroll has closed over $200 million in sales since 2011 and was named the company’s top broker in Miami in 2013 & 2012 for grossing the highest commission. Always pushing forward, Chad doubled his sales in 2013. Without a doubt, his success is the product of his unremitting work ethic and top-notch professional service.

Chad has built his impressive professional reputation through a commitment to personalized client service that consistently exceeds expectations. A master at building lasting relationships by gaining the trust of buyers and sellers through smooth closings, his unwavering dedication to his clients can best be defined by his “full-service real estate” approach, dedicated to each of his clients; he is always available to assist them around the clock.

Among his most recent endeavors, Chad has created an extraordinary powerhouse of real estate professionals that understand the importance of “going the distance.” Guiding their clients skillfully from beginning to end, The Chad Carroll Group specializes in exclusive luxury waterfront homes and investment properties throughout South Florida and New York. Chad has proven an invaluable agent and leader in the South Florida Real Estate market and is proudly continuing that tradition with each new client and property he takes on.

“They’re my first priority. My life is their life.” This individualized attention has allowed both Chad and his team to retain a solid client base, staying in touch with clients long after transactions have closed. Raised in a family of medical professionals, Chad takes no exception to answer clients’ calls in the middle of the night – going to great lengths to accommodate the needs of his clients.

“My mission is to make your real estate experience as cost-effective as possible, while maintaining the utmost standards of integrity and professionalism.” – Chad Carroll

http://www.moneyneversleepsradio.com/chadcarroll.html

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Boca Raton Power Broker Senada Adzem

Senada Adzem, Director of Luxury Sales at Douglas Elliman, is the powerhouse agent representing the most discerning clientele and luxury properties in South Florida and New York. Since 2006, Ms. Adzem has sold $200 Million of real estate. Her professional success and expertise have been recognized by Wall Street Journal, Haute Living, The Real Deal, New York Post, Sun Sentinel, South Florida Business Journal, Miami Herald, and many other leading publications.
As Ms. Adzem’s reputation for providing superior service has rapidly grown, so has the scope of her territory. Today, Adzem works with some of the most affluent and distinctive homes from New York to South Florida and is a trusted advisor to the biggest names in international business, entertainment and diplomacy.
Known for breaking records in Florida, Adzem made the single largest condominium sale at the St Regis Bal Harbour in July of 2012: $24.6 Million. In July 2011, Senada broke the record in Palm Beach County, setting the highest price per square foot for a condominium property: $1,500 psf or $10.4 Million for a raw penthouse at One Thousand Ocean in Boca Raton. The year prior, Senada made the largest condominium sale in Palm Beach County for 2010 at $12 million.

Prior to Douglas Elliman, Adzem spent five successful years with Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group and The Corcoran Group. She is the former Vice President of Trump International, and creative force behind marketing Donald J. Trump’s condominium developments.

She has an MBA in Real Estate Development and a BA (Honors) in International Business and Political Science. When handling real estate needs for her discerning clients, Adzem is dedicated to providing professionalism, knowledge and inherent business sense. Coupled with her exceptional consultative sales style and strong negotiation skills, she quickly becomes a close ally to the buyer or seller looking for a seamless, rewarding real estate experience. She consistently delivers profit gains for her clients within highly competitive U.S. real estate investment markets.

Adzem is a member of the National Association of Realtors, Palm Beach Board of Realtors and RAPB. She started her career as the Liaison at the United National Protection Force (UNPROFOR) in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina (1992-1996). In 1999, after obtaining her BA in International Business, she worked with the Frankel Group, a strategy consulting and venture capital firm based in New York. At TFC, Adzem advised Fortune 500 clients on corporate strategic initiatives with focus on business development and marketing strategies.

Adzem lives her life by the mantra “Doing Well by Doing Good” and is an avid supporter of causes that work to empower children including the Florence Fuller Child Development Centers. She is the recipient of the 2008 Award for Outstanding Leadership by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

http://www.moneyneversleepsradio.com/senadaadzem.html

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Welcome to Money Never Sleeps

Money Never Sleeps is a show that touches on anything that impacts the flow of money from Wall Street to Main Street, from around the corner to around the world. We make it a point to shed light as best we can on topics that may not get the attention they should in the media.

We are looking to give our listeners insight in the areas of finance, commercial & luxury real estate, global small business, commodities and so much more.

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