Employee Spotlight:
Kareem Alston

What is your name and title?
Kareem Alston

How long have you been working at Fundible?
6 months.

Name three words that describe you.
Empathetic, Humorous, Receptive.

In another life, I’m pretty sure I was [complete sentence].
Wealthy for sure. I’m not sure what career path, but I had to have been loaded.

What do you like about working at Fundible?
The work environment is unlike any other place of employment I’ve had. It is what keeps me motivated on my hardest days, knowing I have the full support of everyone who works here.

Are you an early bird or a night owl?
Depends on the day but mostly a night owl.

What’s your favorite quote?
“Wealth is of the mind, not the pocket”

Finish this sentence. On weekends, you can usually find me…
Working on cars with my friends, riding my dirtbike, or going out to eat trying new restaurants.

What’s your favorite sport to watch and which team do you root for?
I wasn’t big on sports in the past, but I’ve been watching basketball a lot more now. I like the Grizzlies.

What’s a typical workday like for you at Fundible?
Start off with calling all my new leads and updating my opportunities. Multitasking throughout the day between shopping old and new opps. Converting packages and funding deals.

Do you have any hidden skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I like to cook a lot. I’m also really good at bowling (I took classes in college).

What is the nerdiest thing you do in your spare time?
Watch documentaries about conspiracy theories and old historic events.

What’s one hobby you’d love to get into?
Designing clothes or something related to creating my own brand.

What is the best vacation you’ve ever taken and why?
St. Maarten for my 25th birthday last March. Five of my friends and I took our first out of country group trip. Overall I had a great time and spent a lot of money.

What are 3 things still left on your bucket list?
1.Skydiving , 2.Go to Japan,  3. Own a Porsche GT3

Where is your hometown?
Queens get the money.