Meet Our Team
Every one of our employees represents the spirit of our company: driven, committed, and acutely aware of how limitless Buy The Block’s potential is to grow. We go to great lengths to identify self-starters with diverse experience and skill sets to produce not just an efficient workforce, but a well-rounded, talented and complementary team.
Click through our Employee Spotlights to learn more about our team and what motivates them.
Linda (Lynn) P. Smith
Lynn was one of the only woman-owned transportation company to provide transportation during Super Bowl XLIV 2010, in Miami Gardens, FL. She purchased her first investment property at the age of 21; (a duplex) and continues to invest through out her adult life. With her background in Business Administration, Hospitality, Stenography, and Accounting, after becoming an independent consultant in 2010; BBE was born. Lynn created it to help her community economically organize. The first project developed by this organization is BBNomics the only Black crowdfunding site, soon after many more initiatives were designed and privately financed to help create meaningful community groups.
Shushauna (Shauna) Lawes - Administrative Assistant
Maggie Philius - Block Offer and BlockVestor Representative
An experienced Customer Service Rep and Administrative Assistant who has worked for various organizations providing services. She provided excellent customer service assisting customers with questions regarding their accounts. She is very comfortable with working between multiple web based systems to research customer questions and able to provide great customer service skills while educating the customer in a way that they will understand.
Her work experience includes customer service rep for Data Vault Center, and effectively put her skills to use. She is outgoing, organized, friendly, with a gregarious personality and a natural talent for customer service. Wherever her workplace takes her she always carry a positive yet professional attitude.