In operation since 2019, MBE Code & Zoning LLC, a provider of building code and zoning analysis to real estate professionals, announces its official formation.
The team has been working with property managers such as Sage Realty, as well as on numerous high-profile projects including the Museum of Natural History, 13 Laight Street, the former Tribeca Film Festival Building, 53 Huron Street, Marriott Renaissance & Apartment Tower, 9 Dekalb Avenue the Dime Savings Bank, and The Virgin Hotel.
Their early clients have included two of New York City’s most accomplished developers and owners, JDS Development Group and Vanbarton Group. JDS worked with MBE on the Brooklyn Dime Savings Bank new development at 9 DeKalb. The Vanbarton Grouphas worked with MBE on projects such as the former Tribeca film festival building on Laight Street.
“We are thrilled to officially announce our new company,” said Emilio Barletta, Founder, and Principal of MBE Code & Zoning LLC. “We have collectively been in this industry for decades and look forward to continuing to work with architects, developers, and other real estate professionals shaping the New York City skyline.”
Emilio Barletta is the founder and principal of MBE with more than 30 years of experience in real estate, development, and hospitality construction in the Tri-State area. As a registered architect in Italy, he is also proficient in construction management and development.
Mario Auriuso, a co-CEO and principal, oversees all site safety issues. Over 25 years, he has built professional working relationships with property owners, tenants, the general public, officials and city agencies.
Brian Redlein, a co-CEO and principal, heads the New Buildings and Major Alterations Division, obtaining approvals from the city.
The founder and principals of the company recently named Mabel Cataldo, Jannys Ramos, Millie Dominguez, Liliana Ovalles, and Nicole Sarnicola partners of the firm, as of January 1.
Cataldo serves as managing director of marketing of MBE. Ramos serves as managing director of MBE. Liliana Ovalles serves as Managing Director of New Development at MBE Sarnicola serves as managing director of business services. Dominguez serves as managing director of project management. Joseph Panetta is the executive director, business development.