Founder of A2 Investment Group, Joel Assouline, to Speak at's Real Estate Leaders Forum 2010

Joel Assouline, A2 Investment Group, Full-Service Boutique Real Estate Company, Speaking at's Real Estate Leaders Forum 2010.

New York, NY, March 31, 2010 --( Joel Assouline, Founding Partner of A2 Investment Group, a full-service boutique real estate acquisition, development and management company that specializes in identifying, financing, and managing real estate investments on behalf of investors and for its own portfolio, will participate at's Real Estate Leaders Forum 2010, "Successfully Investing in Distressed Real Estate Assets" (, April 22nd, 2010, New York City.

Mr. Assouline is an entrepreneur who has started numerous businesses leading the way for his full time real estate activities. Projects range from the Green sustainable Infill Projects to Re Adaptive use of existing industrial buildings, to grounds up new Condominiums in urban centers. The latest project under development in Philadelphia is a 3-acre property along the Delaware River front, calling for the conversion of an existing industrial building and the erection of a 34 story residential tower, with a total of 400 condo units. In New York the firm has completed a new ground up residential luxury condo building in the Tribeca Neighborhood.

Mr. Assouline, an alumnus of the GSD at Harvard University, where he completed the University's Advanced Management Development Program in Real Estate, holds an MBA from the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales de Lausanne, Switzerland, and is a licensed real estate broker in New York.'s Real Estate Leaders Forum 2010 is produced by (, the premier networking community for business executives, entrepreneurs, investors and diplomats, founded by former McKinsey consultant Edgar Perez. Upcoming Leaders Forums and Business Networking receptions include:
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· Venture Capital Leaders Forum 2010, "Setting the Stage for Transformational Change" (, May 13t, Boston, MA
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