New York, NY, April 9, 2024 – GardenStar, a pioneering force in the intersection of real estate and technology through private equity, proudly announces that its CEO and Co-Founder, Eden Cai, has been awarded the prestigious 2024 Rising Star Entrepreneur Award by The Serica Initiative. This accolade is a testament to Cai’s visionary leadership and her commitment to fostering inclusion and innovation within the real estate sector.

As the judges of Serica Initiative commented, “under Cai’s stewardship, GardenStar has not only emerged as a leader in real estate and technology investment but has also been a beacon of progress in promoting diversity and empowerment in one of the most traditionally male-dominated industries.” The award was presented to Cai in a ceremony held earlier today, marking a momentous occasion for both Cai and GardenStar’s team.”

EdenCai01 “The real estate industry is one of the most male-dominated industries, and I wanted to change that and empower other women who dare to make a change as well,” said Eden Cai upon receiving the award. Her leadership reflects a deep commitment to not just excellence in business, but also to creating a more inclusive and equitable industry.

The Serica Initiative, a New York-based nonprofit organization, is renowned for its dedication to advancing Asian American inclusion and fostering positive social impact in U.S.-Asia relations. By recognizing Eden Cai with the 2024 Rising Star Entrepreneur Award, The Serica Initiative highlights the significant contributions of Asian American entrepreneurs towards creating a more inclusive and dynamic business landscape.

This award not only celebrates Cai’s remarkable achievements but also underscores GardenStar’s role as a catalyst for change and innovation in the real estate and technology sectors. As GardenStar continues to grow and evolve, the company remains committed to its mission of leveraging technology to revolutionize real estate investment and to championing diversity and inclusion within the industry.

About GardenStar

GardenStar is a real estate and technology private equity firm that invests in and develops innovative solutions at the intersection of these sectors. Founded by Eden Cai and Eugene Xu, GardenStar is committed to leveraging technology to redefine real estate investment and to creating a more inclusive and equitable industry.

About The Serica Initiative

The Serica Initiative is a New York-based nonprofit organization dedicated to galvanizing a global community of changemakers to advocate for greater Asian American inclusion and to advance positive social impact in U.S.-Asia relations. Through dialogue, storytelling, and convening power, The Serica Initiative aims to foster a more inclusive and interconnected world.



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