Arthur Becker is a renown entrepreneur, former CEO of Zinio, LLC and NaviSite, former senior advisor of Vera Wang fashion company, and current Manager of real estate and biotech investment firm Madison Partners, LLC. His experiences in all these businesses have led him to be a leader in the entrepreneur world and an idol for those new to entrepreneurship to look up to.
Combining a child-like curiosity and interest with a healthy faith in his own abilities, Arthur Becker has been able to do things like found Madison Partners, LLC. The idea for his company came simply out of a fascination for new technology, combined with real estate investments he had made in New York City and Miami, Florida. Becker says that by coordinating with talented individuals who he respects is what makes him most effective. That, and his fascination for whatever interest he partakes in.
When asked by the NY Daily News what habit makes him such a productive entrepreneur, Becker responded by again pointing to the utility of a strong business partner relationship. In addition, he mentioned that the balance of passion and critical thinking must be monitored to achieve success. This balance can only be attained through numerous failures Becker notes, all of which he proudly wears as badges of wisdom.
Arthur Becker has one interesting piece of advice that he doesn’t often give: “Talent is the key to success”. Becker strongly believes that the identification of talent, making use of that talent, and then stepping back from it, is precisely the strategy that will grow a business, which is why he implements it himself and recommends it to others.
Becker’s current projects include the completion of a series of New York City town houses on Sullivan St. https://therealdeal.com/2016/08/30/tech-mogul-arthur-becker-gets-trio-of-townhouses-for-stake-in-soho-project/, and organizing the preparations for building a small luxury condominium residential in Tribeca, New York City.