The Houston Entrepreneurs' Forum was organized in 1985 to promote entrepreneurship among its members as well as the general public. It meets for breakfast the last Tuesday of each month. It provides an excellent opportunity to listen to a successful entrepreneur share their experiences and to network with individuals interested in entrepreneurship.
The Houston Entrepreneur’s Forum is pleased to announce that Ash Kumar will be our speaker on Tuesday November 25, 2014. Ash is the CEO and Founder of Ashford Communities is a growth-oriented real estate company specializing in the acquisition, renovation and management of multi-family residential assets. The company currently owns and manages over 2,700 units in nine complexes and has 85 full-time employees. Ash is the son of immigrant parents. His early life was living with his grandparents in India and then move to Canada to be with his parents. Ash arrived in Canada at the age of eight not knowing a word of English. He was held back in the fourth grade. His ambition to be a doctor like his Dad was crushed when he was rejected for admission to medical school. While a student at the University of Regina he started buying apartment properties. After graduation he concentrated full time on a career in real estate brokerage and investments.
Come hear an interesting and inspiring story how Ash arrived in the United States and ultimately Houston, Texas. Ash will share his secrets to success in a real estate career that has had many ups and down.