Delos® Honored by Goldman Sachs for Entrepreneurship
Founder and CEO Paul Scialla among 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs at 2014 Builders + Innovators Summit
NEW YORK, NY (October 16, 2014)—Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) is recognizing Delos®Founder and CEO Paul Scialla as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2014 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Santa Barbara, California. Goldman Sachs selected Scialla as one of 100 entrepreneurs from multiple industries to be honored at the two-day event.
“It is a sincere honor to be included among such a talented group of individuals, and I would like to share this recognition with the entire Delos team for their hard work and dedication to addressing human sustainability in the built environment,” said Delos Founder and CEO Paul Scialla. “I appreciate the emphasis Goldman Sachs places on innovation and entrepreneurship in today’s world, and their support further validates Delos’ efforts to broaden the scope of sustainability.”
Scialla’s interest in both altruistic capitalism and sustainability led him to found Delos, a company which creates healthy homes, offices, schools and other indoor environments that enhance human health. Understanding the profound impact the built environment has on our health and well-being, Delos seeks to improve the quality of the buildings in which we spend more than 90 percent of our time by placing health and wellness at the center of design, construction, technology, and programming decisions.
“We are honored to recognize Paul Scialla as one of the most intriguing entrepreneurs of 2014,” said David Solomon, co-head of investment banking at Goldman Sachs. “This is the third year for the summit and our goal remains the same. We pair seasoned and emerging entrepreneurs—the builders and innovators—from a diverse set of industries to discuss how to make vital, enduring companies that reshape industries and boost the world’s economies through innovation.”
For more than 140 years, Goldman Sachs has been advising and financing entrepreneurs as they launch and grow their businesses. In addition to honoring 100 entrepreneurs, the summit consists of general sessions and clinics led by Goldman Sachs experts, seasoned entrepreneurs, academics and business leaders, as well as resident scholars.
As the pioneer of Wellness Real Estate™, Delos is transforming our homes, offices, schools, and other indoor environments by placing health and wellness at the center of design and construction decisions. Delos helps create spaces that actively contribute to human health, performance and wellbeing by marrying the best innovations in technology, health, science, and real estate. The Delos platform includes programming, consulting, research, and an array of innovative, built-in amenities that research suggests may improve occupant well-being. More information on Delos is available at www.delos.com.