Arthur Becker is a managing member of Madison Partners. He studied Bachelor of Arts at Bennington College and Business at Tuck School of Business. Becker has previously served as the chief executive officer and chairman of Zinio; the largest digital newsstand in the world. He also served as the Chief executive officer of NaviSite; a company that provides application management services and technology in the U.K and U.S. Arthur has been a private investor in real estate and technology since the year 2011. More details can be found on Ideamensch.
Arthur invested in Vera Wang Fashion Company and NaviSite for many years. Today, Arthur Becker invests in residential developments with an aim of developing townhouses. The ideology of renovating and either leasing or selling the townhouses put him on a spotlight. Arthur Becker is a good role model for entrepreneurs in the real estate industry to learn from.
In an interview with Huffington Post, Arthur said that he draws his inspiration for business from his experience working with Vera Wang Fashion Company where he learned a lot about fashion and design. Arthur got an almost immediate profit returns for most of his investments, this motivated him to continue investing. One of his best business strategies is to use his previous experience. For those who are new in the industry and do not have a brand name yet, he advises them to employ marketing strategies using a marketing team by investing in pens, shirts, and billboards.
One of the toughest decisions he has made is pricing and design trends. He believes that joining the market at the right time is a major contributing factor to his success. Hard work and focus have also contributed to his success. Arthur Becker is looking forward to leasing the townhouses and is excited by the thought of what an average person thinks of their design and quality. Arthur is motivated by books on real estate and design. Marketing and technology books are also meaningful to him as an entrepreneur. His most recent purchases are the townhouses that he intends to transform and earn an income from. As much as the properties are an investment, he also intends to use them to grow his business.