Spotlights

2024 Ones to Watch Rising Stars:
Salvador Delgado, The Falcon Group

Beyond your professional achievements, what are some of your passions or hobbies? I indulge myself in several passions, from strumming guitar on stage with friends to shooting portrait photography, watercolor painting, and writing poetry. They all offer solace and a

2024 Ones to Watch Rising Stars:
Jeff Jacobson, masonre

How do you balance your rising career with your personal life? There’s no 50/50 rule. I must give attention to each so both can grow. I pivoted to retail real estate because it enables me to blend my personal interests with my career goals.

2024 Ones to Watch Rising Stars:
Zohra Roy, Logical Buildings

Beyond your professional achievements, what are some of your passions or hobbies? In my free time, I serve as a board member for my local community garden in Brooklyn and enjoy spending time in nature with my dog, swimming, and playing tennis.

2024 Ones to Watch Rising Stars: Alix Curtin, Ariel Property Advisors

How do you balance your rising career with your personal life? Exercise has always been a tool to help me achieve balance. I also heavily rely on my amazing support system to help me balance my career and personal life.

2024 Ones to Watch Rising Stars: Joseph Ragusa, Fuoco Group/TFG Accounting and Tax

Beyond your professional achievements, what are some of your passions or hobbies? I like adventure! I enjoy beach volleyball, hiking, and riding my motorcycle, a 2021 Royal Enfield Himalayan. I read books ranging from philosophy to science fiction. Moreover, I look for opportunities

2024 Ones to Watch Rising Stars: Joe Maranino, CM&B

Who are the key people in your life that have contributed to your success? Having been in the construction industry for 15 years, there are so many people who have played a crucial role in my career. However, core values and a good work ethic were instilled in me at an early age

2024 Ones to Watch Rising Stars: Stephen Rodriguez, ROK Financial

How do you balance your rising career with your personal life? Balancing my career with my personal life requires me to stay focused on my priorities and be aware of my goals. Ensuring that I dedicate time to my wife and family, for my physical fitness, and to enjoy some rest & relaxation

2024 Ones to Watch Rising Stars: Stephanie Wilson, Dansker Capital Group

Beyond your professional achievements, what are some of your passions or hobbies? I ran the 2023 NYC marathon to raise awareness and money for Tunnel to Towers Foundation. While the training and marathon themselves were difficult, it was an honor to support 9/11 first responders, military

2024 Ones to Watch Rising Stars: Hemangi Agarwa, LERA Consulting Structural Engineers

How do you balance your rising career with your personal life? Growing up, I saw my mom manage both in a remarkable manner which inspires me to maintain a healthy work-life integration. I try to find a balance that works for me by coordinating my personal responsibilities with

2024 Ones to Watch Rising Stars: Christian Landauro, SPECTOR Companies

Beyond your professional achievements, what are some of your passions or hobbies? Beyond my professional endeavors, I get great enjoyment from exploring various musical artists and trying my hand at playing their most renowned songs on the guitar. Immersing myself in music provides