Avi Spielman, blockchain and real estate thought leader, invited as a founding member of the Forbes Real Estate Council

2 min readMay 22, 2017

Forbes Real Estate Council Is an Invitation-Only Community for Executives in Real Estate

Nashville, TN, May 22 2017 — Avi Spielman, Founder of Joon Properties, a Nashville-based boutique real estate development company and author of the award winning thesis Blockchain: Digitally Rebuilding the Real Estate Industry, has been accepted into the Forbes Real Estate Council, an invitation-only community for executives in the real estate industry.

Spielman, who also serves as an adviser to Ubitquity LLC, the first blockchain-secured platform for real estate transactions, joins other Forbes Real Estate Council members, who are hand-selected, to become part of a curated network of successful peers and get access to a variety of exclusive benefits and resources, including the opportunity to submit thought leadership articles and short tips on industry-related topics for publishing on Forbes.com.

Forbes Councils combines an innovative, high-touch approach to community management perfected by the team behind Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) with the extensive resources and global reach of Forbes. As a result, Forbes Council members get access to the people, benefits and expertise they need to grow their businesses — and a dedicated member concierge who acts as an extension of their own team, providing personalized one-on-one support.

It’s great to finally have a community of young, real estate entrepreneurs,” Spielman says. “A collaborative community approach to real estate will act as an impact multiplier for the growth and changes the individuals of this group are already providing.”

“We are honored to welcome Avi into the community,” added Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils.Our mission with Forbes Councils is to curate successful professionals from every industry, creating a vetted, social capital-driven network that helps every member make an even greater impact on the business world.”

About Avi Spielman

Avi Spielman is an entrepreneur specializing in emerging markets. Currently, Avi is the founder and president of Joon Properties, a Nashville-based boutique real estate development company. He is also an active angel investor and startup advisor. A “thought leader” in the space of blockchain and real estate, he has published extensively on the topic, including the award winning white paper, “Blockchain: Digitally Rebuilding the Real Estate Industry.” He proudly serves as vice-president of MIT AACRE, an adviser to Ubitquity LLC, and as a board member of Vanderbilt Hillel. Avi holds a B.A. in Philosophy from Vanderbilt University (08’) and a Masters of Science in Real Estate Development from MIT (16’).

About Forbes Councils

Forbes partnered with the founders of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) to launch Forbes Councils, invitation-only communities for world-class business professionals in a variety of industries. For more information about Forbes Real Estate Council, visit https://forbesrealestatecouncil.com/. To learn more about Forbes Councils, visit forbescouncils.com.




Ubitquity, LLC was founded on September 15, 2015. We are based out of Wilmington, Delaware, USA, with staff, an advisory board, and partners located worldwide.