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Wasseem Boraie and Sam Boraie Named Top ROI Influencers

Wasseem Boraie and Sam Boraie, two of the most influential people in the R.O.I. business, have been named to The Forbes Top 50 list! Wasseem and Sam were among the top ROI influencers in 2018 for their work with organizations such as Adobe, Comcast, and GE Healthcare. Forbes’ list of 50 top ROI influencers is an annual affair, with the selection methodology based on the number of mentions on digital platforms like LinkedIn, Twitter, and Google. Wasseem and Sam first made this list in 2016, ranking #1 and #3, respectively.

Wasseem Boraie is the founder of The Boraie Development Group (BDG), which specializes in the early investment phases of a company’s life. This innovative real estate strategy creates vibrant urban centers that propel economic development. Since its formation in 2009, BDG has invested more than $1 billion across New Jersey and New York City’s thriving urban centers. BDG has been recognized as the #1 New Business Development Company by Inc. Magazine for several years. It serves as a platform for Wasseem Boraie’s philanthropic work, including designating 80% of its profits to charity.

Sam Boraie is the co-founder of Grey Nook Publishing and founded, a media platform providing consumer insights into real estate markets nationwide. Before founding Grey Nook Publishing, Sam served as CEO of FINER Media Group and Vice President of Sales at Million Dollar Listing New York, the world’s largest real estate firm whose franchisee network contains more than 4,000 agents worldwide. Sam received his Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from Hofstra University and is currently working on a Master’s Degree in Global Real Estate Studies at the University of New York, learn more about Boraie.