Samuel Strauch: Building A Bright Future In South Florida

Samuel Strauch, is a Miami, Florida based real estate agent and investor. A principal at Metrik Real Estate, Strauch has a solid background in business and finance. He has an undergraduate degree in international business from New York’s Hofstra University.

Strauch also completed a course of study in capital markets and real estate at Harvard University and one at Erasmus University in Rotterdam in international finance and marketing. He worked in banking before joining the real estate business his family runs in South Florida.

He started his own company, Metrik Real Estate, in 2002. The company integrates several complementary enterprise into a successful platform that offers equity sourcing, real estate acquisition, development, management as well as brokerage in the Miami/Fort Lauderdale area and in Latin America. Strauch has also invested in several internet and restaurant businesses. The firm has been successful because of the team’s talent, extensive knowledge, professionalism and hard work.

Samuel Strauch started the company because of the convergence of timing, opportunity, Miami’s transformation to a more diverse economic base and the interest of clients and investors in Miami. The city’s rapid growth and the interest in generations of visitors in new experiences and living and working arrangements have dictated the industries, companies and projects in which the company invests. It reflects Strauch’s understanding of the millennials style of working, living, building relationship and buying real estate.

The company’s long track record of and reputation for producing extraordinary results, have led to many referrals and continued success. People trust their analytics and know they can quickly make the necessary changes the market warrants. People count on the company’s collaboration, transparency and accountability to their staff, investors, vendors and partners, as well as their knowledge and experience.

When hiring staff, Strauch considers the candidate’s hopes, likes, goals and passions along with their skills. He also cultivates a team environment and relationships where both the employee and the company can flourish and everyone can be happy. A dynamic thinker, he sees a future that’s a confluence of new ventures in hospitality, real estate and technology while always thinking win-win.

Alexandre Gama: Winning Big in the Advertising and Communications Sector

Born on June 1, 1958 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Alexandre Gama is an entrepreneur who is the founder, CCO, and CEO of Neogama. His company is among the top 20 advertising companies in Brazil. Also, he has acquired mounts of expertise in the advertising and communications sector before establishing his company.

He began working in this sector as a creative copywriter in 1982 for Standard Ogilvy & Mather. This job began after earning his advertising and communications degree from the Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation (FAAP). He then began working as a copywriter and creative director for DM9 in 1990. He worked there for four years in which time he was the most recognized copywriter among his colleagues. Other experiences he acquired include him being a creative executive director and shareholder of Almap BBDO, and being the CEO and CCO of the Global Board in 1996.

In 1999, Alexandre Gama left Young & Rubicam when he found his company, Neogama. Throughout the first three years of establishment, the company achieved the status of being the fastest growing firm in Brazil. Neogama was also the first advertising firm within Brazil to receive a Golden Lion award in the Cannes Festival within its first year of being established. As a matter of fact, this firm was the first to receive two Golden Lions within the categories of film and press in Cannes in 2003.