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Time & Date:
Wednesday, May 31st
8:00am – 10:00am

New York Law School
185 W Broadway
New York, NY 10013

Past Event Features

Join City & State CSR on May 31st for our Real Estate & Construction breakfast awards ceremony celebrating individuals and companies that demonstrate excellent corporate social responsibility effort in the real estate and construction sector.

Congratulations to the 2017 honorees:

  • Alloy LLC
  • Husam Ahmad, P.E., Chairman & CEO, HAKS
  • Nancy E. Anderson, Ph.D., Executive Director, The Sallan Foundation
  • Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation
  • Ofer Cohen, Founder & President, TerraCRG
  • Louis J. Coletti, President, Building Trades Employers Association
  • Colliers International
  • Dagher Engineering, PLLC
  • Jeffrey R. Gural, Chairman, Newmark Holdings
  • David Lombino, Managing Director of External Affairs, Two Trees Management
  • Charlotte Matthews, Vice President - Sustainability, Related Companies, L.P.
  • Glen Oberwiler, Owner/President, Raice Construction
  • Nayan Parikh, President, Ashnu International Inc.
  • Seth Rosenblum, CEO, Rosenblum Companies
  • Renee Sacks, Ph.D., Executive Director, Women Builders Council
  • Carlo A. Scissura, President & CEO, New York Building Congress
  • Emily Sheridan, Vice President of Strategic Programming & Philanthropy, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.
  • Shimon Shkury, President and Founder, Ariel Property Advisors
  • Skidmore Owings & Merrill LLP
  • Chris Straile, Project Manager, Sustainable Comfort, Inc.
  • Karen A. Sweeney, Senior Vice President, Diversity, Inclusion and Community, Turner Construction Company
  • Russell Unger, Executive Director, Urban Green Council

The event will include a 30-minute thought-leadership panel focused on innovative Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives for the Real Estate and Construction sector.

Panelists Include:

  • Maggie Austin, Chief Diversity & Industry Relations Officer, NYC Dept. of Design & Construction
  • Benjamin Prosky, Executive Director, AIA New York
  • Jessica Yager, Executive Director, NYU Furman Center
  • Renee Sacks, Ph.D., Executive Director, Women Builders Council
  • Louis J. Coletti, President & CEO, BTEA


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