New York Building Congress' 96th Anniversary Leadership Awards Luncheon

New York, NY The New York Building Congress hosts its 96th Anniversary Leadership Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, May 17, at the New York Hilton Midtown, 1335 Avenue of the Americas, between 53rd and 54th Sts. The event honors Husam Ahmad, P.E., chairman and CEO of HAKS; Jill Lerner, FAIA, Principal of Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, P.C.; and Anthony Shorris, first deputy mayor of the City of New York, who will receive the Jack & Lewis Rudin Award for Service to New York City. The luncheon is chaired by Cyrus Izzo, P.E., co-president of Syska Hennessy Group, Inc. and Christopher Larsen, principal of Halmar International, LCC. The journal is chaired by Lisa Linden, president and CEO of LAK Public Relations, Inc. Reception starts at 11:30 a.m. followed by luncheon and program at 12:30 p.m. Individual tickets start at $650.  Tables of ten are available starting at $6,250.

For more information on reservations and sponsorship opportunities, contact Jeanine Badalamenti at (212) 481-9099 or email To register online,