NY Daily News first asked Arthur Becker where he got the idea to start Madison Partners LLC., which is an investment group. Mr. Becker responded by saying that while he worked at Zinio and NaviSite he had gotten very familiar in and invested in both technology and real estate. In 2011, after selling of NaviSite, Arthur Becker decided to further expand his investment in the real estate market. That how he came about Madison Partners LLC. More details can be found on LinkedIn.
Through Madison Partners LLC., Arthur Becker invests in luxury properties and condominiums in major cities such as Miami, Florida and New York City, New York. Throughout his career, Becker says he got exposed to a number of biotech and tech companies, which began to fascinate him. He eventually started following them and in 2011 decided to start up a venture to invest in it through Madison Partners. He says he also realizes that biotechnology and tech development can change people’s lives and he wants to be a part of that.
Next, Ideamensch asked Arthur Becker how a standard day look for him and what does he do to make his day productive. Becker responded by saying that his working hours and days are extremely flexible now. He says this is because he no longer has an operating business where there are conference calls, working office hours and regular meetings. As a partner in a private investment company there is much more leeway and flexibility involved. He added that he is currently completing a townhouse construction project on Sullivan Street in NYC and is on track to construct luxury condos in the Tribeca neighborhood of Manhattan.
The third question given to Arthur Becker was how he brings his business ideas to life. Arthur Becker replied that he is the most effective in bringing ideas to life when he works around people he respects. This is true for him, whether he works in real estate, finance or technology. Becker also added that he is most productive and able out to bring ideas to fruition when he is organizing and managing highly skilled and knowledgeable individuals in the workforce.