Three-Year Growth 260% 2017 Revenue $3 million City Alpine Founded 2004 Employees 20 Industry Finance tech/Real estate Website AlpineCompaniesInc.com Founder April Cooper, 49 The Company An asset management firm that uses financial tech solutions and services to optimize customers’ real estate and loan portfolios.
With key partnerships and a push for diversity, Alpine Companies is elevating the real estate landscape. It’s been awarded over a quarter of a billion in government contracts in the last three years and it’s ranked the No. 1 woman- and minority-owned business for dollars awarded by the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development.
THE FUTURE IN MIND GOALS
- Be culturally intelligent to produce products that appeal to all cultures.
- Develop technology and improve customer experience, particularly with mobile apps.
- “Swing out of our shoes; we are here at work ‘swinging for the fences’ every day!”
MIND YOUR BUSINESS
Great Business Minds … “Hustle.”
Weighing on Your Mind … “The next generation.”
Speak Your Mind … “Create more opportunities for greater diversity, especially for minorities and women at the leadership level. As a Latina CEO, I’ve seen firsthand that it’s hard to grow and pivot when too many like-minded individuals try to tackle the same issues. Creativity and growth come from those who look at things differently.”