Kurt Rappaport

Chief Executive, Westside Estate Agency

Kurt Rappaport is co-founder with Stephen Shapiro of Beverly Hills-based Westside Estate Agency. As of 2015, WEA had more than 100 full-time agents with offices in Beverly Hills, Malibu, and Miami producing more than $3 billion in annual sales. Rappaport has also invested in real estate, media, and technology, including an online digital content company with Carlos Slim and Larry King. In 2007, WEA opened its Malibu office and added its Miami outpost in early 2015.