About Us
Michael Goodgold / Founding Principal

Michael Goodgold is the President and Founding Principal of Real Estate Arts—a 14 year old real estate focused design, marketing and brand building agency.

Under Michael’s leadership, REA evolved from a primarily an Investment Sales, Offering Memorandum design-focused company to a new development branding agency that balances strategic 
rigor with world-class creativity. During this transition, 
REA achieved double-digit growth and formed strong relationships with top institutional & regional real estate developers from coast to coast.

Michael has served as a member and officer of various business and professional organizations, including ICSC, REBNY, The Retail Network, NAIOP, & AIGA.

Robert Wade / Creative Principal

Rob’s career began at Saatchi & Saatchi Design, where he worked on a variety of corporate branding projects for leading global law firm Linklaters & Alliance, Toyota and Royal Sun Alliance.

In 1998 he moved to Amsterdam to work for Interbrand Newell & Sorrell, working primarily on re-branding programs for GM Opel, PPP Healthcare, The Bank of Bahrain and British Telecom. Seconded to Interbrand New York in July 2000, Rob took the lead creative role in the design and direction of corporate and brand identity programs for clients such as Dell, JPMorganChase, Disney, Starbucks, Energy Star, Guidant and Travelocity.

In 2005, he founded London design consultancy Rare Breed. Within the first year, an enviable client list of global brands had been established, including The Body Shop, Credit Suisse, Serco, Booz & Co, Pfizer, Travelex and QVC.

In 2012 he returned to New York to accept a partnership with REA.

Recognised internationally, Rob has won numerous design and business awards for his work. He has been published by Rockport, Print Magazine and is a regular contributor to the UK publication, Design Week.

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