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Ray Schmitz

Advisor Greater New York City Area, US

Founder & CEO, LeadPlace. Co-founder & President, Estate Release. Real estate investor, entreprenuer, and broker.

Founder & CEO, LeadPlace. Co-founder & President, Estate Release. Real estate investor, entreprenuer, and broker.

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Involved In

Founder

LeadPlace

Positions

Associate Broker Oxford Property Group September 2014 - present
Founder and CEO LeadPlace January 2011 - present
Associate Broker Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. October 2010 - September 2014
Associate Broker The Corcoran Group June 2009 - October 2010
Associate Broker Coldwell Banker Hunt Kennedy November 2004 - June 2009
Senior Associate Novantas 2000 - 2001

Education

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

Interested In

Advisor With
  • • Fundraising
  • • Real estate
  • • Direct marketing
  • • Data Science
  • • Nontraditional Fundraising
  • • Predictive analytics
  • • Real Estate Investing
Markets of Interest
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Smart Home
  • • Real Estate

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Negotiation • Real estate • Deal Structure • People Management

Key Accomplishments

Many failures = many lessons learned.

How I like to work with people As a Cofounder

Ture teamwork is priceless. Not easy to define, but you know it when you see it.

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Frank Tritini
They're my mentor  •  CEO and Lead Consultant, Eye Star Consultants. Previously Locomotive Engineer, Amtrak.
Ray is innovative and has the ability to see things in a way that allows opportunities to rise fro the fog.
Frank Tritini
They're my mentor  •  CEO and Lead Consultant, Eye Star Consultants. Previously Locomotive Engineer, Amtrak.
Ray is innovative and has the ability to see things in a way that allows opportunities to rise fro the fog.
Marc Alter
They're my friends  •  Managing Director - Manager of 160+ Real Estate Agents, Level Group - New York. University of Pennsylvania grad.
He has worked on multiple ventures in the past, is a great networker and always has interesting ideas.
Jewell Staley
They're my school  •  Founder and CEO, Grande Properties. Previously Corporate Relationship Manager, Goldman Sachs. Wharton grad.
Ray is always looking for ways to add more value to those around him, and is a constant innovator. He's someone I consider a great connecto ... r for other entrepreneurs.
Ray Garrison
They're my current cofounder  •  Co Founder and CTO, LeadPlace. Previously Co Founder and CIO, PeriShip.
Ray Schmitz has the deepest and widest grasp of the commecrcial and residential real estate market of anyone I have ever met. He has a visi ... on of how technology can be a positive disruptive influence in this market, and the training and expertise to build a team to make this happen. He is also a loyal friend, a wise adviser and one of the most brilliant people I know.

Tim Olson
We worked together  •  Tech e'preneur experienced in online advertising, publishing, finance, and travel. Interested in ML, unstructured data, and big backends.
Tim has the chops to do it all. He is a true serial entrepreneur, an extraordinary technical lead, and has far above average business unde ... rstanding accumulated through deep learning in multiple industries. His advice is an asset to me.