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CoreNet NYC 2020 Corporate Real Estate Awards for Excellence 

October 2020

CoreNet Global New York City Chapter (CoreNet NYC) is pleased to announce the winners of its annual 2020 Corporate Real Estate Awards for Excellence. The event was held virtually this year and awards were presented in four overall categories: Corporate Real Estate Executive of the Year, Service Provider of the Year, Young Leader of the Year and Projects of the Year. Each category recognizes chapter members’ involvement or influence on the trajectory of the corporate real estate industry. Each category was judged by a set of four judges, including judges from both the CoreNet NYC Chapter and non-local CoreNet Chapters...

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CoreNet Young Leader's Lunch With A Leader Series: Louise Matthews

September 2020

Designed to connect the CoreNet NYC Young Leader Community with real estate professionals at the top of their game, the most recent installment of CoreNet NYC’s Lunch with a Leader series connected members with Louise Matthews, the Global Vice President of Real Estate at Bacardi Martini Inc. to discuss the importance of networking and how a simple connection can help steer an entire career down a successful path...

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CoreNet Plugged In: Strategy & Portfolio Planning Committee: The Business Case for Universal Design

September 2020

Join the conversation on why leading organizations are implementing Universal Design to create spaces that achieve a return on investment for their people and real estate. With an estimated population of 1.3 billion people with disabilities, these experts will make a case for Universal Design as a business imperative for your firm, including practical steps for implementation....

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CoreNet Plugged In: Swimming with the Sharks: Real Estate Proptechs Take the Jump 

August 2020

As real estate technology companies, known as “proptech” companies, continue to enter the marketplace and show their worth, CoreNet New York hosted a virtual event, “Swimming with the Sharks: Real Estate Proptechs Take the Jump” to showcase four proptech companies that are on the rise....

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Career Development Committee: CoreNet NYC x IFMA NYC Webinar: FMs & CREs As Value Drivers

July 2020

The first in a series of topics bridging Facility Managers (FM) and Corporate Real Estate (CRE). This first webinar focuses on FMs and CREs as value drivers. The fields of FM and CRE are closely related and make up the second-highest expense for companies. This panel discussion was led by both FM and CRE professionals to gain insight on how they add value to their firms....

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Strategy & Portfolio Planning: The Data- Driven Case for Working Face- to- Face

July 2020

Working from home won’t last forever. Online work patterns suggest the cracks are already starting to show: ideas are being lost; dots aren’t being connected. How are organizations coping (or not)? And how can they learn to turn blended work to their advantage? Our panelists will share their data and insights, along with a healthy debate..

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Young Leaders Committee: Get it Done: How Your Mindset Enables High Performance During Adversity

July 2020

The Young Leaders Committee has invited Jason Kuhn, former Navy SEAL Team Leader and NCAA Division 1 baseball player to discuss how the Team First Approach, mental toughness, and leadership can improve your performance and impact your career..

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CoreNet Plugged In: COVID-19's Impact on the Real Estate Market

June 2020

The panelists on this virtual event will discuss the short term and long term impact of COVID-19 on the New York City real estate market. We will discuss topics such as: the impact to availability, leasing demand and rental rates due to COVID-19, insights gained from past downturns, and how the pandemic could shape the future real estate market,, infrastructure, transportation and demographics of NYC over the long term.

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CoreNet Plugged In: Crisis as a Catalyst: COVID-19's Impact on Real Estate

June 2020

It’s often said that necessity is the mother of invention. So what will be the lasting effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the real estate industry? What role will the workplace play moving forward, insofar as attracting and retaining talent? Are the last ten years of CRE innovation and progress a thing of the past? Join our esteemed panel, as they share their thoughts on the future of corporate real estate; for the next three years but more importantly, beyond......

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CoreNet Plugged In: Impacts of Augmented Reality on Real Estate

June 2020

CoreNet took a break from COVID-19 coverage to explore a different topic that is also going to have profound impacts on the way we think about real estate in the not-so-distant future, augmented reality (AR). The subject matter experts, Neil Mandt and Karen Whitt, walked us through several examples of how this new interface poses challenges and opportunities for landlords and tenants as buildings, parks and even private property are on their way to becoming live action billboards.....

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PropTech Committee: Swimming with the Sharks: Real Estate PropTechs Take the Jump

August 2020

The PropTech Committee presents a Shark Tank-inspired event showcasing four companies that represent different technological aspects of real estate transactions, design, construction and utilization tracking. Tune in as we put our participants to the test with our panel of sharks, who will examine participants’ value proposition. The audience will be the final judge to determine the event’s winner...

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CoreNet Plugged In: Part 2: How to Give Building Users Peace of Mind for the Reopening Phase

May 2020

The second panel discussion focuses on how companies are planning on adjusting their work environment, both short and long term, to function in a post-COVID New York City.  Corporations are exploring how they address their employee concerns to insure a safe and productive workplace once they step off the elevator.  Todd DeGarmo, from STUDIOS Architecture, utilizes his expertise on design and planning to chair the panel discussion consisting of Real Estate Leaders from COG/ Macquarie Group, Leesman, and Google.  Each firm offers insight on what measures they are implementing day one, what happens when occupancy levels increase over time, and how COVID 19 will impact the future design geography of their work environments.....

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CoreNet Plugged In: Part 1: How to Give Building Users Peace of Mind for the Reopening Phase

May 2020

This first installment of the CoreNet PluggedIn series about Peace of Mind for reopening offices, provided a candid conversation around the concerns and responsibilities of property owners and large corporate occupiers, both individually and collectively, to ensure peace of mind for employees returning to offices in the initial phase of opening NYC.  Expertly moderated by John Wooster of JLL, learn about the primary concerns and concrete steps being taken by Marsh & McLennan at their global HQ at 1166 Avenue of the Americas, by Rockefeller Group in their 5.5 million sq. ft. of Class A properties in midtown, and by Convene at their numerous NYC locations of on-demand meeting and working space.....

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CoreNet Plugged In: Owners' Representative Forum

May 2020

Will the NYC Design and Construction industry be forever changed as a result of COVID-19? How have standard protocols and traditional best practices been impacted by this global event?....

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CoreNet Plugged In:Sustainability Committee: Setting Up a Healthy Home Office Recording

April 2020

There are certainly some benefits to working from home: a short commute, more casual dress and no more office coffee. But there are also significant drawbacks — specifically when the home office feels more like a home than an office, inhibiting your productivity....

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CoreNet Plugged In: COVID-19 Shutdown: What We’ve Learned and What’s Next

April 2020

The second installment of the CoreNet PluggedIn series provided an in-depth look at New York’s construction shutdown and the city’s response to the growing concerns around COVID-19...

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CoreNet Plugged In: Market Reaction to the Federal CARES Act

April 2020

With advancements in COVID-19 Federal Bailouts, join CoreNet NYC’s Legal Counsel for a deep dive into the market’s reaction to the April 1st and April 2nd bailoutsand a closer look CARES act....

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CoreNet Plugged In: Leasing and Building Operations Issues during COVID-19 Lockdown

April 2020

As New York City remains shutdown to practice social distancing and flatten the COVID curve, CoreNet officially kicked off a new series of virtual events to keep members informed with real estate news and provide a platform to exchange ideas...

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Strategy & Portfolio Planning Committee: Who Wins CoreNet NYC Chapter Awards and Why?

March 2020

On November 6, Teknion’s NY showroom hosted a recent CoreNet Strategy and Portfolio Planning (SPP) Committee’s review.

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Sustainability Committee: Local Law 97 - What is it Going to Cost You?

March 2020

On Thursday January 30, the Sustainability Committee of CoreNet’s New York chapter held a symposium on Local Law 97, a new law that will require most New York City buildings over 25,000 square feet to limit carbon emissions.

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CoreNet NYC Public Policy Committee Hosts Panel What Issues are Shaping NYC's Future?

February 2020

CoreNet Global NYC’s Public Policy Committee recently hosted the panel event What Issues are Shaping NYC’s Future on February 27 at the Haworth Showroom. The event featured industry-leading speakers from Partnership for NYC and Taconic Partners LLC. ...

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Employee Productivity: Explaining and Quantifying the Impact of Indoor Air Quality

July 2019

On Monday evening, July 15, CoreNet’s Sustainability Committee hosted Dr. Joseph Allen, Director of the Healthy Buildings Program, T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University. The event was hosted at WeWork’s headquarters at 115, 18th Street...

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Amazon: The Deal Unwound

May 2019

This ‘Valentine’s Day breakup’ was inevitable. So affirmed SPP’s May 22nd panel comprised of Robert Alexander, Tri-state Chairman, CBRE; Jim Tousignant, former Global RE Director, Verizon; Alfredo Ortiz, President and CEO, Job Creators Network and moderated by the New York Post’s Lois Weiss.

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Young Leader Spotlight Featuring Ambar Margarida

April 2019

We caught up with CoreNet NYC Young Leader Committee member Ambar Margarida, Principal at Spacesmith LLP to learn more about what makes them leaders in today’s real estate industry

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Who Wins CoreNet NYC Chapter Awards and Why?

February 2019

This past December, the Strategy and Portfolio Planning Community of the NYC Chapter of CoreNet hosted the 2018 Project of the Year finalists from UM, White & Case, Nixon Peabody and Take-Two Interactive in an insightful discussion on corporate strategy, portfolio planning, finance, sustainability, and the attraction and retention of talent...

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CoreNet NYC's Special Interest Groups Foster Community and Conversation on Specific Topics

December 2018

CoreNet NYC’s Special Interest Group Committees (SIG Committees) are industry-focused forums for members to convene over topics of interest, while networking and sharing best practices.

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The CoreNet NYC Coro Leadership New York Program Announces 2018 Scholarship Recipients

October 2018

The CoreNet NYC Chapter is pleased to continue its partnership with Coro, an organization with a mission to shape the City’s future. Coro New York is the premier leadership training organization that delivers the skills, knowledge, and network to lead change.

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2018 CoreNet NYC Annual Meeting Chapter Award Winners

July 2018

Following our 2018 CoreNet NYC Annual Meeting, we caught up with our award winners who discussed CoreNet’s effect on their professional lives and shared how they are successfully navigating the commercial real estate industry.

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Young Leader Spotlight of the Month

June 2018

We caught up with CoreNet NYC Young Leader Committee members Chelsea Flaim, M Moser Associates and David Mock, Milrose Consultants to learn more about what makes them leaders in today’s real estate industry

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CoreNet NYC’s Young Leader Committee Raises Money For Breast Cancer Research

November 2018

One of the CoreNet NYC Young Leader Committee’s initiatives over the past several years has been to provide community service opportunities to CoreNet members.

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CoreNet Young Leader's Lunch With A Leader Series: Louise Matthews

September 2020

Designed to connect the CoreNet NYC Young Leader Community with real estate professionals at the top of their game, the most recent installment of CoreNet NYC’s Lunch with a Leader series connected members with Louise Matthews, the Global Vice President of Real Estate at Bacardi Martini Inc. to discuss the importance of networking and how a simple connection can help steer an entire career down a successful path...

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CoreNet Young Leader's Lunch With A Leader Series: Louise Matthews

September 2020

Designed to connect the CoreNet NYC Young Leader Community with real estate professionals at the top of their game, the most recent installment of CoreNet NYC’s Lunch with a Leader series connected members with Louise Matthews, the Global Vice President of Real Estate at Bacardi Martini Inc. to discuss the importance of networking and how a simple connection can help steer an entire career down a successful path...

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CoreNet Young Leader's Lunch With A Leader Series: Louise Matthews

September 2020

Designed to connect the CoreNet NYC Young Leader Community with real estate professionals at the top of their game, the most recent installment of CoreNet NYC’s Lunch with a Leader series connected members with Louise Matthews, the Global Vice President of Real Estate at Bacardi Martini Inc. to discuss the importance of networking and how a simple connection can help steer an entire career down a successful path...

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