Spotlights

2018 Women in Real Estate and Construction Services: Deena Crimaldi, Zetlin & De Chiara LLP

If you have had a mentor in your career, who was it and what did they teach you? While I have been extremely fortunate to have several great mentors, my most influential is Sandra Janin, Esq., the director of the Writing Program at New York Law School. Under her tutelage, my…

2018 Women in Real Estate and Construction Services: Alexis Newman, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger

What trends are you seeing so far this year in your field?  In the face of climate change, many are realizing they can do better when it comes to building performance. In addition to…

2018 Women in Real Estate and Construction Services: Alexa Antopol, Fisher Dachs Associates

What was your most notable project 2017? Helping to launch a new [spinoff] company, Agile Lens: a full-service VR design and consulting group specializing in…

2018 Women in Real Estate and Construction Services: Beth Zafonte, Akerman LLP

When I am not working, I am… When I am not working I find great joy in directing my energy and full attention toward my family and friends and engaging in various philanthropic activities…

2018 Women in Real Estate and Construction Services: Katherine DeMercurio, EverGreene Architectural Arts

When I am not working I am… Perfecting my homemade pasta making abilities with my Italian husband. We also grow up to seven varieties heirloom tomatoes on our balcony in Brooklyn…

March Spotlight: 2018 Women in Real Estate & Construction Services

New York, NY The New York Real Estate Journal recently honored women specializing in areas of real estate and constructionservices. The Marc...

2018 Women in Real Estate and Construction Services: Maria Veronica Salazar, HOK

What was your most notable project in 2017? The new North American Headquarters for LG Electronics in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey. The building, designed by HOK and currently in construction, will offer…

2018 Women in Real Estate and Construction Services: Denise Savino-Erichsen, Automatic Industries

What was your most notable project 2017? In 2017, we proudly added many buildings to our portfolio. While each acquisition makes us smile, I would have to say, the addition of the…

2018 Women in Real Estate and Construction Services: Sue Boyle, GEI Consultants, Inc.

What trends are you seeing so far this year in your field?  I’m seeing a growth in active participation in professional organizations and associations with which I am affiliated. I manage the Brownfield Coalition of the Northeast (BCONE); NYC Brownfield Partnership; and the NJ Licensed Site Remediation Professionals Association (LSRPA). All have seen a surge in…

2018 Women in Real Estate and Construction Services: Kenne Shepherd, Kenne Shepherd Interior Design Architecture PLLC

What was your greatest professional accomplishment in 2017? Speaking on “Clicks to Bricks – The New Retail” at CREW Network’s National Convention in Houston gave me a great deal of satisfaction. My presentation explored…