The company, which started out building student housing at universities that typically were considered commuter schools, is now splitting its projects between student housing and affordable housing in university towns.
Co-founder Jacob Leffler said the secret to the company’s success has been its ability to mine data on behalf of its clients and use that information to generate strategic, targeted and effective marketing and advertising campaigns.
CEO Ilya Rekhter said that when he and his partners started DoubleMap in 2009, they saw the impact the technology was having on transit. It’s only going to continue with the rise of autonomous vehicles.
A cellphone retailer and franchiser, a moisture-removal technology business and a workplace culture consultant? That’s the holding company Round Room, which started in 1990 as one of the first authorized retailers for GTE Mobilnet in Indiana.
Merchants Bank of Indiana aggressively funded loans for mortgage companies across the country after the Great Recession—a counterintuitive move that developed relationships that continue to benefit the bank.