The firm’s day-to-day management responsibilities are overseen by James R. Pearlstein and Reed J. Slogoff, each of whom was born, raised and educated in Philadelphia. Over the past fifteen years, together, they have completed nearly 100 developments. In directing Pearl’s operations, Messrs Pearlstein and Slogoff oversee the construction, leasing, property management, accounting and finance departments.
James R. Pearlstein
Mr. Pearlstein is a graduate of Georgetown University (BA) and Temple University’s Law School and Business School (JD-MBA), and has significant experience in real estate investment, operations and development. His experience includes a 5 year stint in senior management at Toll Brothers, Inc. where he directed special acquisitions, including the acquisition of land and multi-million dollar investment properties. Among other endeavors, Mr. Pearlstein is a member of the Board of Directors of the Central Philadelphia Development Corporation (CPDC). The CPDC is the central research and urban planning advocacy organization for the economic advancement of the City of Philadelphia.
Reed J. Slogoff
Mr. Slogoff has an extensive background in real estate finance and development. An honors graduate of the University of Pennsylvania (BA), Mr. Slogoff spent several years with the prominent Dilworth law firm in Philadelphia and subsequently as a member of the management team of Entercom Communications Corp. (ETM). Mr. Slogoff is a member of the Board of Directors of Universal Heights, Inc., a publicly
traded property casualty insurance company. Together with Mr. Pearlstein, Mr. Slogoff founded JAZ Construction, Pearl’s affiliated construction company.