Blood on the Brokerage Floor: Corcoran Heavyweights Jump to Brown Harris Stevens
The heftiest brokerage in the city just lost three hefty senior vice presidents all at once—and a V.P., too—to rival firm Brown Harris Stevens.
“Sometimes issues come up that make it better for the brokers and the company to part ways,” Corcoran chief Read More
Errol Cockfield has joined the Empire State Development Corporation as press secretary, the second Newsday staffer to defect to the state’s economic development agency that is now run by a Long Islander.
How did this happen?
The ESDC’s new senior vice president for communications, A.J. Carter, was the first hire. As Newsday‘s associate business Read More
Today was the day the Empire State Development Corporation was supposed to name the preferred developer for the Javits Convention Center hotel, a supposedly sought-after trophy that no one much ended up caring about. Even though there are but three bidders–Joseph Moinian, Gary Barnett and FaulknerUSA–agency spokesman A.J. Carter told The Real Estate Read More
The short-list of potential developers for the Javits Center hotel was supposed to come out on Monday (PDF), but considering that only three bidders had submitted qualified proposals by the Jan. 12 deadline anyway, the Empire State Development Corporation decided to forgo the formality.
Otherwise, however, A.J. Carter, the agency’s spokesman, said Read More
This we missed: Newsday business columnist A.J. Carter will join the Spitzer administration as chief spokesman for the Empire State Development Corporation.
- Matthew Schuerman