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2016 Event Partners

The 2016 Only Brooklyn.® Real Estate Summit Recap

On June 1, 2016, hundreds of owners, investors, developers and real estate players alike gathered at TerraCRG’s Only Brooklyn.® Real Estate Summit to hear insights and observations from the experts within the industry. TerraCRG’s sixth annual conference, in partnership with Compass and the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce, encompassed all segments of real estate, ensuring notable projects as well as the most important issues affecting the Brooklyn marker were addressed. With nearly 40 esteemed speakers, a widespread variety of panel topics, multiple workshops and a record-breaking attendance, this year’s Only Brooklyn.® Summit was deemed the most successful to date.

Michael x3: Tech Triangle Titans

Downtown Brooklyn 2.0 — Live, Work, Shop & Play

Multifamily Buyers & Lenders Talk Shop

Infrastructure: Making Neighborhoods

Project Spotlight: Changing Tides of the Navy Yard

New Brooklyn Luxury

2016 Only Brooklyn.® Speakers

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Michael Stern

JDS Development Corp

Michael Stern is the Founder and Managing Partner of JDS Development Group, an innovative real estate development, construction and acquisition firm responsible for the creation of...

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Michael Rudin

Rudin Management Company

Michael Rudin, Vice President at Rudin Management Company, began his tenure in June of 2008, joining his sister, Samantha, as members of the Fourth Generation working...

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Michael Stoler

New York Real Estate TV, LLC

Michael Stoler is the President of New York Real Estate TV, LLC and a Managing Director at Madison Realty Capital, a private equity firm. Prior to...

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Tucker Reed

Downtown Brooklyn Partnership

Tucker Reed is the President of the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership (DBP), a not-for-profit local development corporation that serves as the primary champion for Downtown Brooklyn as a...

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Tim Quinlan

Quinlan Development Group

In 2007, Tim took over all day-to-day operations of Quinlan Development Group and is directly responsible for all aspects of the company. During his tenure he...

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Sukanya Paciorek

Sukanya Paciorek

Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation

Sukanya Paciorek is the Executive Vice President and Head of Asset Management at the Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation. In this role, Sukanya oversees Leasing and...

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Abby Hamlin

Hamlin Ventures

Abby Hamlin is a New York City based real estate developer and civic thinker. In 1998, she founded Hamlin Ventures, which today, remains one of a handful...

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Michael Ingui

Baxt Ingui Architects

Michael Ingui is a partner at Baxt Ingui Architects, an architecture and interior design firm with extensive experience in residential, institutional, and commercial projects. Residential projects...

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Morris Adjmi

Morris Adjmi Architects

Morris Adjmi established his firm in 1997 following a successful partnership with renowned Italian architect Aldo Rossi in Milan and New York City. During this time...

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Gustavo Rodriguez

Gustavo Rodriguez

FXFOWLE

Gustavo Rodriguez, CODIA, LEED AP, is a Design Director and Principal at FXFOWLE, an architecture, interiors, and planning firm with offices in New York City and...

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Michelle Itkowitz

Michelle Maratto Itkowitz

Michelle Maratto Itkowitz is a partner in Itkowitz PLLC, where she practices real estate litigation.  Michelle has over twenty years of experience, and is best known...

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Chris Conlon

Christopher Conlon

Acadia Realty Trust

As Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer for Acadia Realty Trust, Mr. Conlon is charged with establishing and executing critical growth strategies for Acadia.  These strategies...

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Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller

Novel Property Ventures

Andrew Miller recently joined Novel as a Principal, where he is responsible for sourcing new acquisitions and also for establishing relationships with new partners. Prior to...

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David Schwartz

David Schwartz

Slate Property Group

David Schwartz serves as Principal at Slate Property Group. In this role, David manages the development and construction of projects and shares responsibility for all acquisitions...

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Frank Korzekwinski

Flushing Bank

Frank Korzekwinski is Senior Executive Vice President, Chief of Real Estate Lending for Flushing Bank, a New York State-charted commercial bank.  After joining the Bank in...

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Jeff Mandell

Jeffrey Mandel

Tishman Speyer

Jeff  oversees Tishman Speyer’s acquisitions efforts for the New York metropolitan area. In that role he has been responsible for the acquisition of nearly three million...

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Doug Steiner

Douglas Steiner

Steiner Studios

Douglas C. Steiner is Chairman of Steiner Studios, New York’s first Hollywood-style film and television production facility, comprised of 580,000 square feet on 26 acres inside...

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Kunal Chothani

Akelius US LLC

Kunal is the Regional Vice President for the New York City Office of Akelius US LLC. Prior to joining Akelius, Kunal spent his career acquiring and...

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Lorraine Grillos

Lorraine Grillo

School Construction Authority

Lorraine joined the School Construction Authority in 1994 as an Assistant Manager for Government and Community Relations.  Within a few short years she rose to become...

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Joe Lhota

Joe Lhota

NYU Langone Medical Center

Joe Lhota is Vice Dean, Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff for NYU Langone Medical Center.  He is responsible for aligning and integrating patient care,...

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Matthew Petrula

M&T Bank

Matt is Group Vice President and heads the New York City Commercial Real Estate Division at M&T Bank where he has worked in various management and...

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Josh Heller

Heller Realty

Josh Heller, Principal – CFO and Head of Acquisitions at Heller Realty, has been actively involved in the real estate industry for over 10 years. Josh began...

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Susi Yu

Forest City Ratner Companies

Susi Yu is the Executive Vice President of Residential Development for Forest City RatnerCompanies.  She returned to Forest City in February 2015, after a 20 month...

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AJ Pires

Alloy Development

AJ has been practicing real estate development in New York City since 2004. He started his career as a project manager for Peter Walker & Partners...

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Melissa Pianko

Gotham Organization, Inc.

Melissa Pianko is Executive Vice President of Development for Gotham Organization, Inc.  Since joining the firm in 2005, she has been responsible for identifying future developments,...

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Ken Hudes

Atelier New York Architecture

Ken Hudes is the founding Principal at Atelier New York Architecture.  For more than 25 years he has led the design and planning of public spaces,...

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Bradley Samuels

SITU Studio

Bradley Samuels is Partner at SITU Studio, an interdisciplinary design practice founded in 2005 and based in Brooklyn, New York. Operating across a diverse range of...

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Melissa Cohen

Melissa Cohen

Boston Properties

Melissa Cohen joined Boston Properties’ New York office in 2011 as a development project manager and was promoted in 2015 to a senior project manager.  In...

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David Belt

David Belt

Macro Sea

David Belt is the Founder and Executive Director of Macro Sea, a creative development firm whose mission is to pursue projects they find interesting. As an...

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Lindsay Barrett

Lindsay Barrett

Compass

Lindsay joined Compass in 2015 with over twelve years of distinguished real estate experience. Lindsay has been recognized by the Wall Street Journal for 3 years...

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Christine Blackburn

Christine Blackburn

Compass

No other broker is better qualified to fulfill the needs of buyers, sellers, and renters looking to optimize their real estate experience and their investments than...

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Dan Marks

TerraCRG

Partner and Team Leader, Dan Marks, has over a decade of commercial real estate sales and leasing experience, handling over half a billion dollars’ worth of transactions...

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Adam Hess

TerraCRG

As Partner and Team Leader of TerraCRG’s Multifamily Investment Sales Division, Adam Hess has overseen the firm’s rapid growth in the Brooklyn multifamily sales market, including...

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Carlo Scissura

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce

Carlo A. Scissura, a lifelong Brooklyn resident, has been the President and CEO of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce since September 2012. Carlo lead’s one of...

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Ofer Cohen

TerraCRG

Ofer Cohen is the founder and president of TerraCRG. He founded the firm during the first quarter of 2008 with the vision of creating a new...

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