Scott Lewis and Ryan Gibson from Spartan Investment Group, LLC accepted into Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC)

Scott Lewis, CEO, and Ryan Gibson, CIO of Spartan Investment Group, LLC, a real estate development and syndication company have been accepted into the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invitation-only community for the world’s most successful entrepreneurs 40 and younger.

Scott and Ryan join other hand-selected YEC members, including the founders of high-growth companies like 2U, Threadless, Rent the Runway, ContextMedia, Red Mango and HootSuite, to become part of a curated network of successful peers and get access to a variety of exclusive benefits and resources, including personal brand building and publishing opportunities on top business outlets, curated networking and peer-to-peer support, volume discounts on business services, and invitation-only events and VIP experiences.

Members of YEC, called “one of America’s most successful communities for business professionals” by Entrepreneur, get access to the people, benefits and resources they need to continue growing their businesses – and a dedicated member concierge who acts as an extension of their own team, providing personalized one-on-one support. In addition to concierge-level support and exclusive benefits, they become part of a carefully curated network of North America’s most successful young business owners.

Scott Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, says, “Both Ryan and I are incredibly excited to be welcomed into a community of such high achievers. As co-founders of Spartan Investment Group, LLC we’ve worked to build Spartan from an idea hatched in my living room, to a nationally known real estate development and syndication company.”

Scott Gerber, founder of YEC, says, “We are honored to welcome Scott and Ryan to YEC. Our philosophy is that by curating the very best entrepreneurial minds in the country and proactively connecting them to each other, we can build a powerful community of influencers and superconnectors who help each other achieve their next business milestones even faster.”

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