Vesta Hospitality, established in 1996, is a respected hospitality industry leader offering a complete range of services including management, development and acquisitions. They came to CrowdStreet in 2014, interested in experimenting with online capital formation. CrowdStreet In commercial real estate, the sponsor is an individual or company in charge of finding, acquiring and managing the real estate property on behalf of the partnership. The sponsor is usually expected to invest anywhere from 5-20% of the total required equity capital. They are then responsible for raising the remaining funds and acquiring and managing the investment property’s day-to-day... More Direct provided them with a powerful online funding portal which was directly integrated into their existing website. The engagement was highly successful and had a significant impact on how Vesta approaches capital formation, both online and offline.