C-Suite Quarterly (CSQ) presents its Visionaries Awards in Real Estate & Finance. In conjunction with the release of its highly anticipated 2019 Q2 Real Estate & Finance edition.
The event includes interactive conversations, Q&As, and panels, creating an atmosphere for engagement and learning. There will be numerous opportunities to network and book private meetings as well throughout the evening programs.
The 2019 Visionary of the Year is Don Peebles, Founder, Chairman & CEO of Peebles Corporation. Peebles Corporation is one of the country’s few national privately held real estate investment and development companies, with a multi-billion dollar portfolio of projects in New York, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, Boston, Miami Beach, Los Angeles, and Charlotte.
Other honorees include: Alan Fuerstman, Founder & CEO of Montage International, Michael Fuerstman, Co-founder & Creative Director of Pendry Hotels, Christopher C. Rising, Co-founder & CEO of Rising Realty Group, and Nelson Rising, Co-founder & Chairman of Rising Realty Group.
July 18, 2019
One California Plaza
300 S Grand Ave., 41st Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
About CSQ Visionary of the Year - Don Peebles
One of the most successful entrepreneurs in the nation, Don Peebles is Founder, Chairman, and CEO of The Peebles Corporation, one of the country’s few national privately held real estate investment and development companies, with a multi-billion dollar portfolio of projects in New York, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, Boston, Miami Beach, Los Angeles, and Charlotte.
And it is in Downtown LA that his company is working on an early childcare facility that will be part of his $1.6B Angels Landing project that Peebles is developing with MacFarlane Partners and Claridge Properties. This project features one of the tallest buildings in the Western U.S. at 64 stories, a second tower that will reach 46 stories, two luxury hotels (SLS and Mondrian), apartments, condos, retail, and entertainment.
In addition to his role as CEO of The Peebles Corporation, he is a top-selling author (The Peebles Principles and The Peebles Path to Real Estate Wealth), a regular guest on CNN, CNBC, and FOX, and a highly sought after speaker who has addressed educational, business, and professional audiences across the US.
About Nelson & Chris Rising
Founded in 2011 by father and son Nelson and Chris Rising, Rising Realty Partners (Rising) is one of California’s most important real estate investment and operating platforms, creating world-class commercial properties. Rising is a key figure in the recent revitalization of Downtown LA. They acquired, modernized, repositioned several large scale historic properties including PACMUTUAL, THE CALEDISON DTLA and THE TRUST BUILDING. The company also owns and operates one of Downtown’s most successful skyscrapers, ONE CALIFORNIA PLAZA (pictured across)
Rising’s chairman is also renowned for developing some of California’s signature projects and communities including PLAYA VISTA, MISSION BAY in San Francisco, and the US BANK TOWER in Downtown Los Angeles prior to the company’s formation.
Active in the community and on the boards of organizations like W. M. Keck Foundation, UCLA Ziman Center, Rose Bowl Legacy Foundation, River LA, California Institute of Technology, and Loyola Law School.
About Alan & Michael Fuerstman
Operating a collection of six hotels with residences, the Montage International brand, founded 15 years ago by Alan Fuerstman, plans to double its portfolio in the next three years. Overseen by his son, Michael, Pendry Hotels is the complementary brand to Montage and currently operates properties in San Diego and Baltimore, with plans of expansion to New York, Natirar, Park City, and West Hollywood.