Executive Team

Jariel Bortnick is a founder and principal of Quad Property Group LLC. Before founding Quad Property Group, Jariel practiced real estate law in the New York office of Blank Rome LLP, an international law firm with over 500 attorneys. Prior to Blank Rome, he served as Vice President of Gladstone Development Corp., a Greenwich, Connecticut-based real estate private equity firm that owns and operates a large portfolio of commercial real estate. Jariel started his career as an associate in the real estate department of Bilzin Sumberg LLP, a prominent Miami-based law firm. Jariel graduated from The University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor’s degree in Urban Studies and received a Juris Doctor from the University of Florida’s law school. He is a member of the New York Bar and the Florida Bar.

Michael Kashan is a founder and principal at Quad Property Group LLC. He has studied, lived and worked in New York City for the past decade. Specifically, Michael has spent time working in various facets of the real estate industry from finance to brokerage and most recently, large scale real estate development. Projects that he has worked on have included 110 First Street in Jersey City, 145 West Street in the Greenpoint neighborhood of Brooklyn and 432 East 14th Street in Manhattan. Michael graduated from Columbia University with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and from New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business with an MBA.

Joseph Leno is a founder and principal of Quad Property Group LLC. He has been active in the New York City Real Estate community for the past five years. Joseph was previously a partner at BSD Development, a Brooklyn based real estate acquisitions and development firm. At BSD, he was responsible for acquisitions and project management of multi-family properties throughout NYC. His experience spans the repositioning of non-performing/sub-performing properties, rent stabilized/rent controlled buildings and small scale residential development.