#177: Jenny Gou-Hard Work Has to Happen As a Means to Survive

I learned at a young age, like many other immigrants grit and how hard work has to happen so that you have a means to survive.” -Jenny Gou 


Today I am interviewing  Jenny Gou. She is one of the Managing Partners of Vertical Street Ventures, a multi family syndication company offering investment opportunities by using a full service approach for apartment investing. Jenny is responsible for operations at VSV and is also the lead for the VSV Multifamily Academy. 


Jenny Gou: Began her career as a Sales Strategist for Procter & Gamble before transitioning to Vertical Street Ventures. She has a BA in Business Management from the University of Arizona and received her MBA from the University of Minnesota. 




  • What is Vertical Street Ventures

  • Stop climbing the corporate ladder

  • Teaching the next generation

  • What being from an immigrant family taught me

  • Where does the ambition come from 

  • The value of a dollar 

  • Is it hard being an entrepreneur 

  • Why are people are greatest assets 

  • What culture are we building 

  • Ways to accelerate your business 

  • Focusing on problem solving, not problems 

  • Can we discern without judgment 

  • What is residents first 

  • What will VSV do during the upcoming recession

  • Hire people that do it better than you 


Listen now and find out how Jenny found her Real Estate Breakthrough!


The Real Estate Breakthrough Show with Christina Suter is where we talk about the reality of real estate, the mindset you need and the tips and tricks to get you moving forward in investing. Join us every other week and learn everything you need to know to invest in real estate on Youtube, iTunes, Spotify, and more. You can watch Jenny’s interview on Youtube here. 


Find out more about Jenny here: 


Website Vertical Street Ventures 

LinkedIn Vertical Street Ventures

Facebook Vertical Street Ventures

Instagram VerticalStreetVentures