Episode 21: Understanding the Commitment Required to Launch a Professional Business
After Whitney's real estate business began to scale, he soon realized time management and having structure around a busy schedule to be one of his biggest challenges. How does a multifamily real estate syndicator, U.S. Department of Transportation special agent, podcast host, and a full-time family man find enough time during the day to get everything done?
Advice to Listeners: Mindset is so important. If you are not ready to get kicked in the face and get back and keep going, then you are most likely not going to make it. It is going to be difficult. Most people underestimate the difficulty of starting a business.
About Whitney Sewell:
Whitney Sewell is the founder and CEO of Life Bridge Capital LLC, a company that currently has over $50 million in multifamily real estate AUM. Whitney is also the host of the daily podcast, The Real Estate Syndication Show. Whitney has a track record of service, having served in the National Guard, Kentucky State Police, and the U.S. Department of Transportation. His deep-rooted faith, desire to serve and help others, and investment success have given him a clear purpose and path to help provide orphans an opportunity to find a loving family through adoption.
Dion Huey is a Co-founder at Delta Bridge Capital LLC which is a multifamily real estate investment company that invests in value-add apartment communities in the United States. He earned a master's degree in finance at Northeastern University in 2017 and worked on multiple business syndications as a financial analyst for Boston-based Plateau Asset Management which is a private equity search fund that has $30 million AUM. In 2017, Dion was an analyst on a deal team that advised Citic Investment Bank's Hong Kong private equity division on the syndication of a $1.5 billion acquisition of a hotel in New York. He is currently the host of The Multifamily Investor Situation Room Podcast.
In 2010 he co-founded Rocky Mountain Education and Technology Group which is a Beijing-based education services company that has serviced more than 5,000 clients. In his spare time, Dion enjoys reading, martial arts, lifting, and learning foreign languages. Contact the author at firstname.lastname@example.org.