• 40 Under 40: Alumni Reunion

    Presented by: City & State

     Oct 25, 2017

     New York, NY

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Date & Time:
Wednesday October 25th
6:00pm – 9:00pm

The Sky Room
330 West 40th Street

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Join City & State and partners on the evening of October 25th as we honor the incoming class of New York City Rising Stars! The event will recognize 40 individuals under the age of 40 who have distinguished themselves among their peers and are on their way to amassing great accomplishments.  

Don’t miss this amazing networking opportunity! We are also celebrating City & State’s New York City Risings Stars from the past! Over 400 Rising Stars alum will be invited to join and share insights about their journeys since their City & State 40 Under 40 recognition. 

City & State will publish a special 40 Under 40 directory with details on all the past and present New York City Rising Stars. You can receive this keepsake item complimentary by attending the event in person on October 25th in New York City.


Congratulations to the 2017 Rising Stars!

Megan Ahearn, Program Director, NYPIRG

Elias Alcantara, Founder and CEO, Bronx Element Strategies (BESt)

Maron Alemu, Associate Director of Advocacy, Success Academy Charter Schools

Daniele Baierlein, Director of Development, Mayor's Fund to Advance NYC

Melissa Barosy, Communications Associate, Connelly McLaughlin Woloz

Stephanie Campanha Wheaton, Special Assistant to NYC Public Advocate Tish James, Public Advocate NYC

Christopher Carroll, Political and Communications Director, Local 802

Andrea Catsimatidis, Executive, Red Apple Group

Sherry Chan, Chief Actuary, NYC Office of the Actuary

Kizzy Charles-Guzman, Deputy Director, Social and Economic Resiliency, NYC Mayor's Office of Recovery and Resiliency

Nicole Chin-Lyn, Assistant Vice President, The Real Estate Board of New York

Cameron Clark, Senior Vice President, NYC Ferry by Hornblower

Jamison Dague, Director of Infrastructure Studies, Citizens Budget Commission

Jonathan Davis, Consultant, Northside Research/ Strategies

Kate Dineen, Chief of Staff to the Director of State Operations, Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

Jonnel Doris, Senior Advisor and Director for the Mayors Office for MWBEs, Mayor's MWBE program

Gabe Gallucci, Associate Director of Political Affairs, Council of School Supervisors and Administrators

Jon Greenfield, Press Secretary, Red Horse Communications

Kenya Handy-Hilliard, Deputy Director of Intergovernmental Affairs, State Attorney General's Office

Monica Hanley, Vice President for Government Relations, Bolton St. Johns

Michael Hardaway, Director of Communications & Senior Advisor, House of Representatives

Dylan Hewitt, Director of Intergovernmental Relations, NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer

Jeremy John, Political Director, DC 37

Jillian Jorgensen, City Hall Bureau Chief, New York Daily News

Anaita Kasad, Partner, PwC

Aya Keefe, Chief of Staff, New York City Councilman Mark Levine

Joshua Knoller, Senior Director, Nicholas & Lence Communications

Fred Kreizman, Senior Vice President, Capalino+Company

Ya-Ting Liu, Executive Director, Friends of the BQX

Seth Mandel, Op-ed editor, New York Post

Genevieve Michel, Vice President, Real Estate, Kasirer LLC

Danielle Moodie-Mills, VP of Public Affairs, SKDKnickerbocker

Adam Nashban, Principal/Co-Founder, Nashban Mansur LLC

Chris Ortiz, Assistant Vice President, Empire State Development

Jacob Potent, Associate, Constantinople & Vallone

Safiya Raheem, Vice President, The Parkside Group, LLC

Carlina Rivera, Candidate, New York City Council

Varun Sanyal, Vice President, Economic Development, Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce

Tony Sclafani, Senior Vice President, Chief Communications Officer, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York

Jeff Tremblay, Deputy Director of Enforcement, NYC Conflicts of Interest Board



If you have any questions or need to make updates to your records, please email 40under40@cityandstateny.com

For more information about programming and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Lissa Blake at lblake@cityandstateny.com

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