MetaProp–The World’s Leading VC Firm Focused On PropTech–Selects Marino As Strategic Public Relations Partner
NEW YORK—August 25, 2021—Marino, a strategic communications firm with offices in New York and Los Angeles, today announced that leading venture capital firm, MetaProp, has selected the agency as its corporate public relations partner.
With a focus on the real estate technology (“PropTech”) industry, MetaProp’s investment team has invested in 135+ technology companies across the real estate value chain. Marino will build upon MetaProp’s strong reputational foundation and help drive the business to the next level of success through a multi-faceted communications campaign.
“With the PropTech industry growing at an accelerated pace – especially over the past 18 months – the demand for trusted VC teams has never been greater,” said John F. Marino, the president of Marino. “As MetaProp continues to play an integral role in shaping the future of PropTech, we’re very much looking forward to working together with their team to further refine and tell the MetaProp story across a diverse mix of channels.”
Founded in 2015, MetaProp manages multiple funds for both financial and strategic real estate investors that represent a pilot- and test-ready sandbox of 20+ billion square feet across every real estate asset type and global market. Comprised of a team of diverse professionals with expertise across real estate and technology, the company has partnered with heavy hitters such as PGIM, Mitsui Fudosan, CBRE, Bridge Investment Group, Cushman & Wakefield, and JLL Spark, as well as select new category leaders from around the world, including Ivanhoe Cambridge, Intact Ventures, Messer, and Ferguson (North America), Development Bank of Japan, and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank (Japan), Swire Properties (Hong Kong, China), Jakarta Setiabudi Internasional (Indonesia), Eugene Corporation (South Korea), and Ananda Development (Thailand).
For over 25 years, Marino has been a trusted partner to some of the most iconic real estate brands in the world from One World Trade Center, Jamestown Properties and Cushman & Wakefield, to TF Cornerstone and LCOR. Over the past decade, as real estate has seen the emergence of new age tech companies that are setting the standard for the way that business are run in the future, brands in the PropTech, co-working, co-living, short term rental and innovation space have continually partnered with Marino as a result of the team’s unmatched knowledge of both their product offerings and their target audiences. Clients past and present include VTS, Eden Workplace, BetterNOI, Knotel, Stay Alfred, Quarters, and more.