Josh Carl is the CEO of The Endeavor Companies where he oversees all investment, management and strategic activities. As an entrepreneur, Josh wears many hats from financier to owner to visionary. His ability to play multiple roles, assemble teams and bring concepts to life is evident within the sports, food and hospitality, real estate and private equity industries. Josh established One 11ven Hospitality Group with restaurateur, Joseph De Vito, to launch their first joint project, Jellyfish, in 2012. His familiarity with the neighborhood and unique vision for its renaissance is seen in his involvement with Lululemon, Elysian Private Residences (Waldorf Astoria), BHLDN, Esquire Theatre, (Louboutin, Tom Ford, Carolina Herrera, Dolce Gabbana), Cedar Hotel (Viceroy Hotel), and Barneys NYC.
Prior to founding The Endeavor Companies and One 11ven Hospitality Group, Josh held numerous positions within the financial services sector including ABN Amro Asset Management, William Blair & Company, Mesirow Financial and a Chicago-based boutique private equity and investment banking firm.
Josh earned his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and his BA in Business from Lake Forest College. He is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago, Urban Land Institute (ULI), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and Board Member of the Israel Sports Center for the Disabled.