DENVER, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Blockchain Real Estate Association (IBREA) has announced that Atlas Real Estate Group co-founder, Jason Shepherd, has been elected as the chair of its new Denver chapter. Shepherd has been a member of IBREA since November 2017 and will assume his new role in early 2018.
"It's an honor to work with an organization dedicated to helping advance blockchain technology in the real estate industry," said Shepherd. "As Denver's chapter chair, I will work with the rest of IBREA's leadership to support individuals and businesses driving that innovation."
Shepherd is a co-founder of Atlas Real Estate Group, a full-service realty group specializing in real estate investments, brokerage and property management in Denver. The firm, named Best of Colorado Property Management 2017 by ColoradoBiz Magazine, was co-founded in 2008 by Shepherd and Ryan Boykin. The group's real estate holdings have since grown to over $50 million, and it has bought and sold more than 4,000 properties on behalf of individuals and institutional investors, totaling over $750 million worth of transactions.
IBREA is a member-focused advocacy, educational, and trade organization dedicated to implementing blockchain in real estate. The group started in 2013 and has since acquired nearly 3,000 members in 17 different countries. These members come from a variety of backgrounds, including real estate development, investment, law, brokerage, government, marketing and more.
"Denver is on a fantastic trajectory towards growth in the technology sector. As an entrepreneur and investor, it's my job to align our company and investments with a rapidly changing market," Shepherd added. "With the launch of IBREA's Denver chapter, we will be at the forefront of a trend that will change the real estate industry as we know it."
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About Atlas Real Estate Group: Founded in 2008, Atlas is a full-service realty group, specializing in real estate investments, brokerage and property management. Atlas was founded by principals who have personally owned and managed more than 1,800 residential and commercial properties. The company was built on the belief that in order to serve and understand a client's needs effectively, you first need to understand their perspective as an owner of real estate. To learn more about the full scope of Atlas, visit www.RealAtlas.com.
SOURCE Atlas Real Estate Group