Businessman extraordinaire Arthur Becker long and prosperous career in business have gave him important pearls of wisdom that he shares with anyone who listens. Curbed interviewed him on what makes him tick and what advice he has for other budding entrepreneurs.
Madison Partners LLC came to life when he incorporated his love of technology and real estate together. He started investing in condominium development in Florida, Miami, and New York City. He is in the final stages of completing town houses on Sullivan St. in New York City and working on an extravagant residential condominium development. A trend that really excites him is anything in the bio technology field, especially when it comes to cancer. He is actively interested in many different approaches. Arthur Becker also finds it important and inspiring to work with people he admires and respects. This creates more productivity then working on his own. It is also important to listen the market and colleagues. You have to stay flexible in your strategy. If he were to look back at his life and change one thing it would of been to finish his second year of graduate school at Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. He had a construction company that moved and dis-assembled 18th century homes at the time and chose to focus more on that then the studies. He believes it would have led him to a more fulfilling career as an investment banker.
Arthur Becker is man of many talents. He is a successful entrepreneur, businessman, private investor, artist, and most importantly a father. He graduated from Bennington College and then attended Amos Tuck School of Business Administration at Dartmouth College.
Arthur started his career as a stockbroker at Bear Stearns & Co. Inc. He then climbed the latter and was the Chief Executive Officer for NaviSite in which he sold it to Time Warner in 2011 for $230. He is now the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for Zinio, a multi-platform digital magazine newsstand. Arthur is also the Managing Member at Atlantic Investors LLC and the Managing Member at Madison Partners LLC. Visit arthurbeckerstudio.com