Lisa Song Sutton, J.D.,:Real estate investor/Broker & Founder of Sin City Cupcakes

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Lisa Song Sutton, J.D., is a real estate investor and entrepreneur, holding ownership interests in several companies in the real estate, retail and food & beverage sectors, including Las Vegas' #1 alcohol-infused cupcake company: Sin City Cupcakes. Lisa holds degrees from the University of Arizona and the University of Miami. While in school, Lisa worked as a print and television model and served as a congressional intern for Senator John McCain. After college and post-graduate schooling, Lisa worked in a top Las Vegas law firm focusing on areas including commercial real estate law and entertainment law. Lisa comes from a family of investors and business owners. She purchased her first property at the age of 18 and currently works with prestigious real estate brokerage, Sotheby’s International Realty.

In addition to her professional careers, Lisa is actively involved in her community as a former Miss Las Vegas (2013) and Miss Nevada (2014) and is a contributing writer for ForbesWomen. Her articles are focused on entrepreneurial advice and women empowerment. She has volunteered with numerous charitable organizations and currently serves on the board of the Fundamental Elements Foundation, which supports facilitating help to women and children in their time of need. Find more information about Lisa at

What do you do best?

I am a builder. I can build a brand, build a business and assist clients by building a legacy of advocacy and competency.

What makes you the best?

I am blessed to have amazing business partners and strong companies behind me. We share the same work ethic and make ourselves available 24/7 to fulfill the needs of our companies and clients.

How will you stay the best?

I have confidence that I will stay at my best through surrounding myself with like-minded business partners, clients and colleagues.

What are your aspirations: business & personal?

Personal: To become more well-rounded and help others in the process.

Business: To continue the legacy that we have created in pursuing continual growth, quarter after quarter.

What fascinates you?

I am fascinated with meeting new people from all walks of life. I firmly believe that you can learn something from everyone.

Favorite Motto?

Hard work beats talent, when talent doesn’t work hard.

Favorite People?

My parents, Cleopatra and Malala.

Favorite Places?

The Las Vegas strip, the French Riviera, Miami and NYC during Fashion Week.

Favorite Products?

Blackberry Bold, iPad Mini and Buxom Lip Polish.

Current Passions?

Building brands, helping others and playing the flute.