• Only Brooklyn.® 

    The 9th Annual Brooklyn Real Estate Conference


    Wednesday, May 7, 2019

  • Only Brooklyn.® 

    The 9th Annual Brooklyn Real Estate Conference


    Wednesday, May 7, 2019

  • Only Brooklyn.® 

    The 9th Annual Brooklyn Real Estate Conference


    Wednesday, May 7, 2019

  • Only Brooklyn.® 

    The 9th Annual Brooklyn Real Estate Conference


    Wednesday, May 7, 2019

  • Only Brooklyn.® 

    The 9th Annual Brooklyn Real Estate Conference


    Wednesday, May 7, 2019

  • Only Brooklyn.® 

    The 9th Annual Brooklyn Real Estate Conference


    Wednesday, May 7, 2019

  • Only Brooklyn.® 

    The 9th Annual Brooklyn Real Estate Conference


    Wednesday, May 7, 2019

2018 Event Partner

The Only Brooklyn.® Real Estate Conference

Since 2010, TerraCRG has hosted the borough’s most engaging and relevant Only Brooklyn.® Real Estate Conference, gathering hundreds of real estate players to discuss the future of one of the most powerful sub-markets in the country. TerraCRG’s Conference features curated panel topics that revolve around current real estate projects, trends and issues happening throughout Brooklyn. On May 16, 2018, over 500 attendees had the chance to network with and hear from some of the most influential players in the industry.

For 2019 sponsorship or media partnership opportunities please contact Antonina Agrusa at aagrusa@terracrg.com

2018 Only Brooklyn.® Keynote Speakers

MaryAnne Gilmartin

Founder and CEO, L+L MAG

MaryAnne Gilmartin is Chief Executive Officer of L&L MAG, a New York-based real estate development company she founded with David Levinson and Robert Lapidus. Prior to...

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Jed Walentas

Two Trees Management Company

Jed Walentas oversees all aspects of acquisition, planning, development, construction, marketing and leasing at Two Trees Management, one of the City’s most active developers with over...

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Michael Stoler

The Stoler Report & 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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2018 Only Brooklyn.® Speakers

Ofer Cohen


Ofer Cohen is the Founder & CEO of TerraCRG, the ‘Only Brooklyn.®’ commercial real estate firm. He founded the company in 2008 with the vision of...

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Matt Cosentino

Partner, TerraCRG

Matthew (Matt) Cosentino joined TerraCRG in 2010 and is currently Partner of the firm. Matt is responsible for building the multifamily and mixed-use practice in the...

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Marshall Cox

CEO, Radiator Labs

Marshall Cox is the founder and CEO of Radiator Labs, a NYC startup that saves up to 45% in heating costs for radiator-heated buildings, which represent...

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Albert Dweck

Founder & CEO, Duke Properties

Albert Dweck is the founder and CEO of Duke Properties. His responsibilities include oversight of all aspects of the company’s real estate activities, which include planning, acquisition, financing, marketing, sales,...

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David Ehrenberg

Brooklyn Navy Yard

David Ehrenberg serves as the President & CEO of the Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation (BNYDC), overseeing its 330 tenants and 2.5 million SF expansion. Prior...

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Jack Esterson

Principal, Think! Architecture and Design

Jack Esterson is a principal at think! architecture and design. With over 40 years of architectural practice in New York State, Jack has deepened and refined...

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Paris Forino

Founder, Paris Forino Interior Design

Born and raised in Australia, Paris Forino graduated with Interior Design Honors from the University of Technology, Sydney. Paris first applied her love of design working...

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Boaz Gilad

Brookland Capital

Boaz Gilad is the co-founder and president of Brookland Capital, One of Brooklyn’s most active real estate development firm. Brookland Capital has purchased over $175 million...

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Jamie Hodari

CEO and Cofounder, Industrious

Jamie Hodari is the CEO and cofounder of Industrious, the industry’s leading premium workplace platform. Prior to Industrious, Jamie was the CEO and cofounder of Kepler....

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Steven Kalifowitz

President, Localize

As President of Localize.city, Steven is fusing 15+ years of real estate management and investment experience, with 20 years of working with the most highly visible...

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Eli Karp

CEO, Hello Living

Eli Karp is a groundbreaker, courageously leaving behind the ordinary for a promise of what might be. Eli is a pioneer who likes to be first—the...

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Andrew Kimball

President & CEO, Industry City

In August 2013, Andrew Kimball joined Industry City as CEO directing the redevelopment of the long-underutilized six-million square foot industrial facility in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.  In...

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Richard Lam

Principal, Property Markets Group

D.C. born and New York bred, Richard Lam began his career in 1987 at the Manhattan real estate investment firm of S.R. Morgan & Co. He...

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Brad Lander

Council Member, Brooklyn's 39th District

Brad Lander is a New York City Council Member representing Brooklyn’s 39th District, and a leader on issues of affordable housing, livable communities, the environment, and...

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Francesca Loftus

Co-Founder & CEO, hOM

Francesca Loftus, co-founder, and CEO of hOM. Nominated for Top Entrepreneur at MIPIM Listed by ReTechNews as top 20 ReTech influencers two years running. Received a full-ride...

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Dan Marks

Partner, TerraCRG

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

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Peter Matheos

Peter Matheos, Vice President of Investment Sales, currently leads TerraCRG’s South Brooklyn-focused sales team, concentrating on growing these relatively untapped neighborhoods into a main hub for...

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Zach McHugh

Vice President, Sitex

Zach is charged with sourcing and executing new investments on behalf of Sitex in New York City, Baltimore, Washington DC and south Florida. Since joining the...

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Jonathan Mechanic

Partner, Fried Frank

Jonathan L. Mechanic is chairman of Fried Frank’s Real Estate Department. He first joined the Firm in 1978 and became a partner in 1987, when he...

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Adam Meshberg

Founding Principal, Meshberg Group

Adam Meshberg is the founding Principal of the Meshberg Group, a Brooklyn-based architecture and interior design firm specializing in new construction, interior and exterior design, historic...

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Philippe Meyersohn

AJ Madison

Philippe Meyersohn is Director of the Builder and Trade divisions at AJ Madison. He leads efforts to grow AJ Madison’s B2B business nationwide, while working closely...

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Toby Moskovits

Heritage Equity Partners

Toby Moskovits is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Heritage Equity Partners, a woman-owned real estate and development firm specializing in mixed-use development in the...

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Jason Muss

Principal, Muss Development

Jason Muss is Principal in charge of development, construction and acquisitions for Muss Development, LLC. He is involved in all aspects of operations for MDL, including...

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Regina Myer

Downtown Brooklyn Partnership

Regina Myer is President of the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership, a not-for-profit local development corporation that is tasked with supporting Downtown Brooklyn’s emergence as New York City’s...

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Alison Novak

Principal, The Hudson Companies

Alison Novak joined Hudson in 2006, where she oversees mixed-income and market-rate developments as well as Hudson’s middle-income equity fund. Under her leadership, Hudson launched its...

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Gregory O’Connell

Managing Partner, O’Connell Organization

Gregory O’Connell currently holds the position of Managing Partner at the O’Connell Organization, a family business concentrating on real estate investment, development, and property management, based...

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Chris Papamichael

Principal, Domain Companies

Chris co-founded The Domain Companies with Matt Schwartz in 2004. Matt and Chris oversee the company’s development activities and are responsible for the overall management and...

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Seth Pinsky

Executive Vice President, RXR Realty

Seth Pinsky is an Executive Vice President at RXR Realty, where he is leading RXR’s efforts to invest in “emerging opportunities” in the New York region. ...

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Tucker Reed


Tucker Reed is co-founder and principal of Totem, a real estate development and advisory firm based in Brooklyn. From 2012 to 2016, he was president of...

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Gustavo Rodriguez

CODIA, LEED AP Design Director, fxcollaborative

Architecture is about improving the quality of the experience, both internal and external, natural and manmade. It’s a building that you experience; it has to have...

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Michael Rudin

Senior Vice President, Rudin Management Company

Michael Rudin is a Senior Vice President at Rudin Management Company. He has been with the firm since 2008, and together with his sister Samantha represents...

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Bradley Samuels

Founding Partner, SITU

Brad is a founding partner at SITU, an unconventional architecture and planning practice that uses design, research and fabrication for creative and social impact.  SITU’s clients...

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Mitchell Schwartz

Property Owner

Mitchell Schwartz is a longtime property owner in Gowanus. He started his business career after graduating Boston University in 1983 and joined his family apparel manufacturing...

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David Schwartz

Co-Founder, Sugar Hill Capital Partners

David Schwartz is the Founder and Managing Partner of Fort Amsterdam Capital and co-founder of Sugar Hill Capital Partners. David has been involved in NYC multi...

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Eddie Setton

Managing Partner, Shamah Properties LLC

Eddie Setton is an administrative director/managing partner at Shamah Properties LLC and its in-house management company, Shamco Management, that currently owns and manages over 1, 800...

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Mark Smukler

Co-Founder & CEO, Bixby

Mark Smukler is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Bixby, a real estate technology company that makes it easy for property managers to provide top...

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Doug Steiner

Chairman, Steiner Studios

Doug 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 the...

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Shabazz Stuart

Founder and CEO, Oonee

Shabazz Stuart is the founder and CEO of Oonee, a company that focuses on creating smart, mobility infrastructure for cities and public spaces. Recently, the company...

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Jordan Vogel

Principal, Benchmark Real Estate Group

Jordan Vogel has been actively investing in and managing residential real estate in New York City since 2001. As Co-Founder and Managing Member of Benchmark Real...

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Josh Zegen

Madison Realty Capital

Mr. Zegen co-founded Madison Realty Capital in 2004 and is responsible for overseeing the origination and structuring of all of Madison’s investment activities, as well as raising...

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  • 8:00 AM — 8:40 AM Registration & Breakfast | BAM Cafe

    Registration in the BAM main lobby, followed by breakfast and networking in BAM Cafe (located on the second floor).

  • 8:45 AM — 9:00 AM Introductory Remarks | Cinema 3
  • 9:00 AM — 9:45 AM Ground-Up Roundup | Cinema 3

    Michael Stoler, Madison Realty Capital
    MaryAnne Gilmartin, L&L MAG
    Jed Walentas, Two Trees Management

  • 9:50 AM — 10:35 AM The New Face of Office | Cinema 3

    Jamie Hodari, Industrious
    Toby Moskovitz, Heritage Equity Partners
    Regina Myer, Downtown Brooklyn Partnership
    Gustavo Rodriguez, FXCollaborative
    Michael Rudin, Rudin Management

    Ofer Cohen, TerraCRG – Moderator

  • 10:40 AM — 10:45 AM Multifamily Energy Program | Cinema 3
  • 10:45 AM — 11:35 AM The Pulse on Multifamily | Cinema 3

    Albert Dweck, Duke Properties
    Adam Hess, TerraCRG
    David Schwartz, Sugar Hill Capital Partners
    Jordan Vogel, Benchmark Realty

    Matt Cosentino, TerraCRG – Moderator

  • 10:45 AM — 11:35 AM The Tech-Elevated Tenant Experience | Cinema 4

    Francesca Loftus, hOM
    Steven Kalifowitz, Localize
    Mark Smukler, Bixby
    Marshall Cox, Radiator Labs
    Shabazz Stuart, Oonee

    Tucker Reed, TOTEM – Moderator

  • 11:45 AM — 12:30 PM Lunch | BAM Cafe

    Enjoy lunch and networking in the cafe.

  • 12:45 AM — 1:30 PM Gowanus is Super Fun | Cinema 3

    Richard Lam, Property Markets Group
    Hon. Brad Lander, Council Member – District 39
    Chris Papamichael, Domain Companies
    Mitchell Schwartz, Owner

    Dan Marks, TerraCRG – Moderator

  • 12:45 AM — 1:30 PM Brooklyn Sensibility: Design & Architecture Talk | Cinema 4

    Jack Esterson, Think
    Paris Forino, Paris Forino Design
    Adam Meshberg, Meshberg Group
    Brad Samuels, Situ

    Philippe Meyersohn, AJ Madison – Moderator

  • 1:35 PM — 2:15 PM Manufacturing & Distribution – The New Industrial Market | Cinema 3

    David Ehrenberg, Brooklyn Navy Yard
    Andrew Kimball, Industry City
    Zach McHugh, Sitex
    Greg O’Connell, The O’Connell Organization

  • 1:35 PM — 2:15 PM The Other Half: South Brooklyn | Cinema 4

    Eli Karp, Hello Living
    Jason Muss, Muss Develpment
    Edward Setton, Shamco Management

    Peter Matheos, TerraCRG – Moderator

  • 2:35 PM — 3:10 PM Residential Development: What’s Next? | Cinema 3

    Boaz Gilad, Brookland Properties
    Alison Novak, Hudson Companies
    Seth Pinsky, RXR
    Doug Steiner, Steiner Studios
    Josh Zegen, Madison Realty Capital

    Jonathan Mechanic, Fried Frank – Moderator

  • 3:30 PM — 5:30 PM After Party @ Hub

    Enjoy light bites and refreshments at our After Party located at
    Hub – 333 Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217

    Sponsored By Sharestates

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Media Partners

For 2018 sponsorship or media partnership opportunities please contact Antonina Agrusa at aagrusa@terracrg.com.

Swag Bag Contributors

Charter Real Estate School will be offering 7.5 continuing educations credits at a discounted rate for 2018 Only Brooklyn.® Real Estate Conference attendees. For more information, please contact Antonina Agrusa via aagrusa@terracrg.com  or visit cnyres.com.

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2018 Only Brooklyn.® Recap


Ground-up Roundup

The New Face of Brooklyn Office

Manufacturing & Distribution – The New Industrial Market

The Pulse on Multifamily

Gowanus is Super Fun

Residential Development: What’s Next?

The Tech-Elevated Tenant Experience

Brooklyn Sensibility: Design and Architecture Talk

The Other Half: South Brooklyn