Cushman & Wakefield New York Investment Sales Chairman Bob Knakal talks to Real Estate Weekly’s Dan Orlando during the 120th Annual REBNY Banquet.
The momentous evening honored the legacy of industry titan John Zuccotti, a former REBNY Chairman, and the exceptional contributions and accomplishments of Matthew, Tara, and Darcy Stacom – who became the first family to receive The Bernard H. Mendik Lifetime Leadership in Real Estate Award – as well as Daniel Brodsky, Jeffrey E. Levine, Bill Montana, Edward V. Piccinich, and Steven H. Marvin.
“REBNY’s annual celebration is always the biggest night of the year for the real estate industry, and this year was certainly no exception. We were thrilled to be joined by more than 2,000 of our members, as well as top government and business leaders from across the City and State, in celebrating the best and brightest of New York’s real estate community,” said Rob Speyer, President and CEO of Tishman Speyer and REBNY Chairman.
City, State and Federal officials who celebrated the close of another dynamic year for the real estate industry include Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli, New York State Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer and Public Advocate Letitia James.