Mark Weinstein

President, MJW Investments Inc.

THE LATEST: Weinstein is the majority owner of MJW Investments' $500 million in real estate holdings and has recently led the firm's charge into student housing, including properties at Michigan State, Washington State, UC Santa Barbara and Texas Tech.

BACKGROUND: Weinstein founded MJW Investments, one of the 25 largest commercial real estate developers in Los Angeles County, in 1983. Since then, the firm has acquired about $1 billion of real estate holdings in all asset types. Weinstein served a three-year term as chairman of the Jewish Federation's Real Estate Construction Division and has active associations with the Young Presidents' Organization, and the Jewish Venture Philanthropy Fund.

WORTH NOTING: Weinstein was awarded the Urban Cowboy and Treasures of Los Angeles Award for leading Downtown Renaissance by the Central City Association.

For reprint and licensing requests for this article, CLICK HERE.