Sam Mickal Solomon was born and raised in New Orleans where he attended St. Martins Episcopal School. He then went on to college at the University of Alabama graduating with a Bachelors in Business Administration and Entrepreneurship. After graduating in 2011, Sam Mickal returned to New Orleans where he started Bancroft Property Investments, LLC. Bancroft Property Investments (BPI) is a residential construction company focusing in speculative new construction homes in the Greater New Orleans area. BPI has built and sold over 50 houses across New Orleans, and is currently working on their first multi-family project.