Blog

  • Dec 11 2017
    Power of the Social Platform in Our Business

    www.arrivatollc.com – In recent months, I have been thinking a lot about what it means to have a platform.  There is a lot of noise out there in the world these days with people arguing about ideology, being left out, inequality, and unfair treatment of certain classes. There are real people facing real issues out there in  Read more ➝

  • Dec 11 2017
    Impact Investments in Housing

    www.arrivatollc.com – There has always been the perception that family offices are impact investors strictly for the social impact regardless of the risk and return. Sure, this has happened in the past in some degree. However, the landscape is changing. There are more family offices investing into investments that has social, economic, and environment impact.  The  Read more ➝

  • Oct 16 2017
    Leadership in Climate and Environmental Change

    www.arrivatollc.com – The climate is always evolving and definitely undergoing a lot of changes, some of it is natural evolution and many other challenges have been man created.  We are seeing more frequent disruptive weather events. The ocean waters are rising and warming at the same time. It is clear we need to look at this. As with  Read more ➝

  • Oct 16 2017
    Innovative Platform for Regulated ICO Activity

    www.arrivatollc.com – Within the family office inner circles, we are always well-positioned to align with the best of the best within any endeavor.  This is no different when it comes to approaching the crypto currency industry.  Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are currently one of the hottest growing trends in the marketplace.  As with any endeavor, being aligned  Read more ➝

  • Oct 16 2017
    Real Estate and Business is not about Paper … it is about PEOPLE

    www.arrivatollc.com – In my business, I am pitched projections almost daily. I see the same thing every day when I am meetings throughout New York.  There are thousands of intellectual men and woman spouting out a lot of analytics.  However, those analytics become quickly outdated. It is people that we must constantly spend our time understanding. I do believe  Read more ➝

  • Oct 16 2017
    Core Underwriting Factors for Lower Middle Market Companies

    www.arrivatollc.com – Being in the family office environment means I am exposed to companies on a daily basis.  I get a lot of enjoyment out of learning about companies and what makes them unique. All companies experience various phases whether they are trying to reach the next level of growth, a period of stagnation, or going through  Read more ➝

  • Oct 16 2017
    The Insider Deal We All Want

    www.arrivatollc.com – Everybody believes they have a deal for a family office. Everyone also believes they have the best deal in the market.  Those two stories are the oldest in the book.  We hear the same thing every day. Who cares! Very few people want to hear about your idea. It’s either a dream, too speculative, or a rehash  Read more ➝

  • Oct 16 2017
    Is Your Small Business Bank Loan Being Called?

    www.arrivatollc.com – I understand the frustration small business owners are faced with when the bank calls their loan for what I believe are some of the most ridiculous reasons. It happens every day.  Most small business owners are lost from that point.  They call all the other banks in town who turn them down due to the fathom  Read more ➝

  • Oct 16 2017
    Pick Up The Phone!!

    www.arrivatollc.com – I love some of the conveniences of modern technology as much as anyone else. Unfortunately, it is at the expense of the fundamentals that create relationships, respect, and ultimately get things done. This is more than a millennial problem, however it is where most of it resides.  It is easy to rely on text  Read more ➝

  • Oct 16 2017
    The Power of Hello

    www.arrivatollc.com – I like to keep life simple and what is simpler than saying hello? I find hello the most powerful word in my business success. That’s right, hello! A long time ago, I was exposed to the power of hello through an old family friend. He was a real estate developer and was on the road driving throughout most of  Read more ➝