As a partner at 357 Investments, I have exclusively represented local and international clients on the purchase or lease of commercial property in San Francisco, advised startup...more founders in their successful scaling strategies and personally invested in early-stage seed rounds.
Promoted to Real Estate Broker from Marketing Director, identified start-up niche market, developed partnerships with top of funnel channels, received nationwide coverage,...more grossed 10x profit margins within two years.
"Essential reading for anyone thinking of starting up.."
Author · Startups fail every day in Silicon Valley. But what if an entire industry is actually incentivized to kill startups?
As a commercial… · More real estate broker exclusive to Founders in San Francisco, Kalin Kelly exposes secrets that the brokerage industry would rather startups not know. For four years, she has protected the portfolio companies of famous investors and world-renowned venture capitalists. From the garage to the high-rise, The Founder’s Guide to Hacking Office Space offers startups of all sizes the secret to successfully scaling a company with required office leases and how to avoid a headline of "Another Genius Startup That Tanks".
Essential reading for anyone thinking of starting up in San Francisco.
Data Visualization of Tech Office Leasing in San Francisco
Here's a visualization of all the major commercial real estate deals involving the tech industry and San Francisco's SOMA district over the past… · More three years, thanks to Stamen Design and broker Kalin Kelly, who finds space on behalf of tech companies and nonprofits. The point of this visualization is not a surprise.