SOURCE: TheSquareFoot


April 18, 2012 00:29 ET

TheSquareFoot Launches Commercial Real Estate Leasing Platform at DEMO Spring 2012

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 18, 2012) - TheSquareFoot, an online platform that makes commercial real estate leasing easier, will be launching its alpha version at DEMO Spring 2012 on April 18, 2012 in Santa Clara, California. TheSquareFoot was awarded one of ten student scholarships to showcase their product. One of the more competitive conferences of its kind, DEMO brings tech startups from all over the world and gives them a chance to showcase their products to the media, venture capitalists, established entrepreneurs, and other technology leaders.

TheSquareFoot is an online marketplace for commercial real estate leasing that connects prospective tenants with the full complement of providers they need for finding and setting up a new retail, restaurant, warehouse, or office space for lease. "Consumers know what they want because they get it for everything else they are looking for online. Prospective tenants want easy access to accurate availability and pricing, which doesn't currently exist for commercial spaces," says Justin Segal, Chief Operating Officer of Boxer Property, a privately-held real estate company based in Houston.

Jonathan Wasserstrum, who will be graduating from Columbia Business School in May, will present the newest version of the application in an elevator pitch at DEMO Spring 2012. The pitch will take place at 2:37 PM Pacific on April 18th and will be streaming online at He will be joined by his two co-founders Justin Lee and Aron Susman at Booth A2 in the DEMO Spring 2012 Pavilion.

"We are elated to have the opportunity to launch and demonstrate the newest version of TheSquareFoot in an arena like DEMO Spring 2012. We are ready to vastly improve the way businesses search for and prepare their perfect space, and we couldn't be more excited about the opportunity to meet with other presenting companies and see what will be in store during an exciting week," Wasserstrum said. "We have a few tricks up our sleeve to help landlords as well," he added.

Pricing and Availability
TheSquareFoot is available free of charge to prospective tenants with easy access via Landlords, agents, and other industry providers interested in connecting to TheSquareFoot platform can contact TheSquareFoot at or at 1-855-888-SQFT. Follow TheSquareFoot team updates during the DEMO Spring 2012 conference via Twitter @TheSqFt.

About TheSquareFoot
Founded in 2011, TheSquareFoot makes commercial real estate leasing easier with its online marketplace that connects prospective tenants with the full complement of providers they need for finding and setting up a new office, restaurant, warehouse, or retail store. The platform's initial launch with take place in Houston, Texas and New York City, two markets with extremely robust commercial leasing landscapes. Press information can be found at

About DEMO
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  • Aron Susman