Founder and CEO, Off-Markt Ventures

Alison Bernstein is the Founder of Off-Markt Ventures, a new real estate platform revolutionizing how users discover and connect with properties.
Known for her entrepreneurial spirit and strategic acumen, Alison has carved a niche in the startup ecosystem as a seasoned advisor and a visionary leader. Prior to founding Off-Markt, Alison established and led a real estate technology and advisory firm, which she launched while pursuing her MBA at Columbia Business School. 
Her innovative approach and leadership propelled the company  to rapid expansion across the US, culminating in a successful acquisition by a private equity firm.
Alison's career began in investment banking - where she honed her financial expertise before transitioning to entrepreneurship. She holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BS in Accounting and Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, grounding her business ventures in a solid academic foundation.
Beyond her professional accomplishments, Alison is deeply committed to community and philanthropy. She serves on the National Council of the Aspen Art Museum, the Women’s Committee of the Central Park Conservancy, and the Dean’s Council and Children’s Health Council at Weill-Cornell. Her dedication to education and healthcare underscores her belief in giving back and making a meaningful impact.
Alison currently resides in New York City and balances her career with the joys raising four children as well as two large dogs.