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Buildout, Brevitas Partner on Commercial Listings

Buildout, developer of marketing software for commercial brokers, has forged an alliance with sales platform Brevitas. The new partnership allows users to upload on-market listing information directly to Brevitas platform by using Chicago-based Buildout’s listing syndication tool.

“At Buildout, we recognize integration as part of the future,” said CEO Vishu Ramanathan. “Partnering with Brevitas not only allows both our services to expand but also provides us with more room to innovate and grow.” Ramanathan’s counterpart at Brevitas, CEO Ardian Zagari, said the partnership benefits his platform’s users by “providing them with a leading syndication technology.”

Since its launch in 2013 with a $300,000 seed investment, Buildout has grown from three employees to more than 35. Recently, it was ranked number 576 on the Inc. 5,000 list of fastest-growing companies in the U.S.

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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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