Spotlights

2019 Women in Real Estate: Jonata Dayan, HSP Real Estate Group, NAI Global

What is your favorite motivational quote?
One of my favorite motivational quotes is from Ira Fishman, a founding partner of HSP Real Estate Group. It was originally advice his uncle Jeff Gural gave him when he first started his career at Newmark.

2019 Women in Real Estate: Cara Cronin, Cronin & Cronin Law Firm PLLC

What is your favorite motivational quote?
“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.” ~ Abraham Lincoln.

2019 Women in Real Estate: Andrea Gendel, Pryor Cashman LLP

Who inspired you to join the CRE Industry?
My father was a mechanical contractor in NYC who worked on many large projects. It was always interesting to have him point out buildings that he worked on. I loved that when he finished a job, he could see the fruits of his labor.

2019 Women in Real Estate: Jennifer Recine, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan

What is your favorite motivational quote?
“Success is not final, failure is not fatal…” Often attributed to Winston Churchill, but not sure that is correct. Whoever said it first, it is an important reminder that persistence is what matters.

2019 Women in Real Estate: Renee Stoecker, Pyramid Title Agency

What is your favorite motivational quote? 
“Good things come to people who wait, but better things come to those who go out and get them.” 

2019 Women in Real Estate: Dana Lowey, Holliswood Development

What is your favorite motivational quote?
“Perfect is the enemy of good” ~ Voltaire

2019 Women in Real Estate: Annemarie DiCola, Trepp, LLC

What is your favorite motivational quote?
My favorite quote (which hangs in my office) is, “If you don’t know it’s impossible, it’s easier to do.” To me, this means: Never talk yourself out of doing something because it’s hard.

2019 Women in Real Estate: Gladymir Boone, KPMG, LLP

What is your favorite motivational quote? 
“Instead of letting your hardships and failures discourage or exhaust you, let them inspire you. Let them make you even hungrier to succeed.” ~ Michelle Obama

2019 Women in Real Estate: Brie DeChance, Zenith Abstract

What is your favorite motivational quote?
“The price you pay to make your dreams come true is smaller than the price you will pay if you don’t.” 

2019 Women in Real Estate: Karen Scanna, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan

Who inspired you to join the CRE Industry?
Coming out of law school, I knew that I wanted to do transactional work rather than litigation, having been a litigation paralegal for two years prior to entering law school. While I think corporate work can be