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Hussain Sajwani

Hussain Sajwani lives in Dubai as Chairman, CEO, and founder of a property development company called DAMAC Properties. He originally started the company back in 2002 and it currently serves as a residential, commercial, and leisure estate property group. This Emirati billionaire has been listed on the Forbes Top 10 Billionaires list as one of the Worlds Richest Arabs of 2017. DAMAC Properties was also listed number one on Forbes 2017 Global 2000 list.

Throughout Hussain’s successful journey over the years with DAMAC owner, it took off in 2013 and landed a spot on the London Stock Exchange. Before Hussain started DAMAC, he was luckily one of the first few students that received a U.S government scholarship. With that, he went on to study at the University of Washington and earned a Bachelors degree in Industrial Engineering and Economics. Now, Sajwani has involved DAMAC in numerous big investment opportunities. One of his major developments is called DAMAC Hills, which is a luxury golfing style community located in Dubailand. It is filled with many homes including:

  • Townhouses
  • Vilas
  • Mansions
  • Small luxury apartments
  • Retail outlets
  • Entertainment shops

Hussain Sajwani has also received the Property CEO of the Year from the CEO Awards in the Middle East back in 2017.

Most recently, Hussain’s company has announced the launch of their latest luxury development. Located in Business Bay, Reva Residences sits right off the canal and offers high-quality amenities. Since Business Bay is the center for all Dubai’s leisure and entertainment, Reva Residences will fit right on in. With exquisite two-bedroom apartments overlooking the canal, Reva Residences is just minutes away from fancy retail stores, waterparks, dining options and other entertainment stores.

Many of their amenities include:

  • 24-hour concierge
  • Steam and sauna room
  • State of the art gymnasium
  • Outdoor courtyard
  • Children play areas
  • Temperature-controlled swimming pools
  • Landscaped gardens

This elegant new project is now open to the public and is one of DAMAC’s most successful developments.

Bruce Levenson Is Now Investing In Non-Profits Including Do Good Institute

About 13 years ago Bruce Levenson was investing in business technology startups and NBA franchises, but now he’s investing in young people and their generous spirits. In a report by PR News, one of these latest investments has been Do Good Institute; a non-profit center that he helped start not long ago and it’s been a key instrument of philanthropy in the Washington D.C. area. Levenson has always been involved in charity but has felt that charity groups often lack leaders and visionaries that could help them succeed. Do Good Institute doesn’t just encourage students to give monetarily, but to put their ingenuity to work at bringing low-cost solutions to non-profit endeavors and building a philanthropy network.

Bruce Levenson first found his entrepreneurial passions while he was a journalist writing articles for the Washington Star. He had considered entering law and even earned a J.D. from American University law school, but he had become so established in journalism that he abandoned that idea. He decided to start his own paper in 1977 and he and Ed Peskowitz purchased some printing equipment and ran their operation right out of their apartment. Their first paper Oil Express took off rapidly that soon Levenson and Peskowitz found themselves starting a major company later known as Unified Communications Group (UCG). Along with running this company Levenson also served on the Board of Directors at BIA Digital Partners.

Bruce Levenson bought the Atlanta Hawks in 2004 and also owned some shares in the NHL’s Atlanta Thrashers for a short time. Despite a fairly successful tenure as owner of the Hawks, Levenson decided to sell the team in 2015 to Tony Ressler for $850 million, a value about $400 million higher than the projected market value. Levenson also was one of the founders of Hoop Dreams, a Washington D.C. basketball tournament whose proceeds went to scholarship funds.

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