Episode 30 | Part One: Brad Hargreaves, Founder and CEO of Common

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This week’s ChangeMaker is Brad Hargreaves, the founder, and CEO of Common. Brad and his team design and manage multifamily apartments with more than 5,000 residents in over 10 markets across the country.  Common designs, leases, and manages multifamily properties that appeal to today’s renters living in coliving, microunit, and traditional apartments.

About Brad Hargreaves:
Brad Hargreaves is the Founder and CEO of Common, the nation’s leading residential brand that designs and manages multifamily apartments with more than 5,000 residents in over 10 markets across the country. Before founding Common in early 2015, Brad was the co-founder of General Assembly, a global education institution with campuses in more than 15 cities worldwide. As part of the General Assembly founding team, Brad led the growth of the company’s education business from its launch in 2011 into a global institution with over a dozen campuses. Most recently, he was a Venture Partner at Maveron, General Assembly’s lead investor. Brad has been named to Ernst and Young’s 2020 “Entrepreneur of the Year” award; Vanity Fair’s “The Next Establishment”; Business Insider’s “Silicon Alley 100”; and Crain’s 2017 “40 Under Forty.”