Principal and Co-Founder
Principal and co-founder of Level 2 Development, Mr. Blum shares operational and managerial responsibilities with co-founder David Franco. Mr. Blum has over 20 years of experience in project management related to real estate, construction, and building security and automation. His development experience is broad-based, encompassing all aspects of the multi-family development process including acquisitions, financing, entitlement, design, construction, marketing, leaseup, and operations.
Prior to co-founding Level 2 in 2004, Mr. Blum held senior executive positions with Ultrak, Inc. of Dallas, TX, a publicly-held manufacturer and distributer of building security and automation systems. He has served as an advisor to several small businesses as well as on the local Advisory Board of Branch Banking and Trust Co. (BB&T). He is former Vice-President and Treasurer of the Security Industry Association and is a founding member and Past President of the 20/80 Alliance, an educational association for entrepreneurs.
Jeffrey Blum is a graduate of Lehigh University, having received a Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering in 1984. He is a fourth-generation, native resident of Washington, DC.