Spotlights

Ones to Watch Fall 2022: Jesse Schwartz, The Doe Fund

What recent project, transaction or accomplishment are you most proud of? TDF is about to close on a 200-bed transitional housing facility. As a society, I believe we tend to underestimate the power of housing and housing stability.

Ones to Watch Fall 2022: Gianfranco Pietrantoni, SWBR

What recent project, transaction or accomplishment are you most proud of? Our recent work with Teen Empowerment is one project that I believe envisions our mission statement here at SWBR and will impact the community in a big way.

Ones to Watch Fall 2022: Jonathan Jailall, Cameron Engineering

What 3 skills do you consider the most important to be successful in your industry? 1. Teamwork

Ones to Watch Fall 2022: Mary Guarino, ERG Commercial Real Estate

Tell us about a mentor or role model that has influenced your career choices? Over the course of my career my father has been my biggest mentor. With nearly 30+ years of experience, he has extensive knowledge of the commercial real estate industry.

Ones to Watch Fall 2022: Vitrag Shah, McAlpine Contracting

What recent project, transaction or accomplishment are you most proud of? As a young professional, I am very proud of being entrusted with the prime project management responsibility for the $36 million Braemar luxury assisted living ground-up development in Montebello, NY.

One to Watch Fall 2022: Alec Fomin, Sage Realty

What recent project, transaction or accomplishment are you most proud of? Launching our Sage Connected App throughout the portfolio, and at the same time launching our Sage Experience Guidelines, which are our brand operating standards.

Ones to Watch Fall 2022: Alyssa Brody, Development Marketing Team

What recent project, transaction or accomplishment are you most proud of? One of my greatest accomplishments recently was the successful lease-up of 30 Kent St., a new luxury waterfront rental development in Greenpoint.

Ones to Watch Fall 2022: Nicolas Anzalone, Silber Investment Properties, Ltd.

Tell us about a mentor or role model that has influenced your career choices? Adam Silber has been the foundation of my career in real estate

Ones to Watch Fall 2022: Elena Lebensbaum, Time Equities, Inc

What recent project, transaction or accomplishment are you most proud of? Time Equities is now actively involved in renewable energy investments, and I am proud to be part of the investment team. As director of sustainability, I have significantly expanded my knowledge of the energy markets and emerging technologies.

Ones to Watch Fall 2022: Josh Berger, Norman Bobrow & Co.

What recent project, transaction or accomplishment are you most proud of? A couple of months ago I completed a 20,000 s/f deal for an immersive art experience at 529 Fifth Ave. called Wonderland Dreams. The space is hand-painted from floor to ceiling and spans two floors.