Howard J. Samuels, who has nearly thirty years of experience in the real estate industry, founded Samuels & Company, Inc in 1998. This boutique real estate company specialises in providing Advisory/Consulting, Brokerage, and Development Services for retail and entertainment projects.
Samuels serves as the exclusive representative for Merlin Entertainments PLC, responsible for site selection/ acquisitions and asset management in North America. Samuels & Company, Inc. is also the Advisor to iFLY/Indoor Skydiving in their national expansion programme; as well as Advisors/Brokers to Universal CityWalk in their re-leasing and redevelopment efforts.
Samuels also led his company’s Advisory/Brokerage Services to AEG in their development of LA LIVE.
Last year, he spoke on the Retailtainment Trends panel along with Nicole Srock.Stanley, CEO/Founder of the dan pearlman Group; Claude Coudry, President of Oasis Surf; and Eddie Kemsley, CEO of Dreamland, at blooloop V-Expo 2020.
Now, he shares insights into the LBE sector and its challenges, including the pandemic, and the formulae for success.