Karin Brandt is the Founder and CEO of coUrbanize, a digital platform that modernizes community outreach for real estate developers and municipalities. An urban planner by training, Karin created coUrbanize in 2013 to enable more effective community engagement throughout the planning and development process. City planners and real estate developers across the United States and Canada have used coUrbanize on nearly 400 projects to reach more community members, overcome NIMBYism, and build better projects faster. Karin holds a master’s degree in city planning from MIT and began her career in urban development at the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, where she co-edited Infrastructure and Land Policies. In 2018, she was selected as one of Real Estate Forum’s 50 Under 40 in Commercial Real Estate.