CONSTRUCTION + DEVELOPMENT
Charney Companies is a fully integrated real estate development, construction and management firm with a focus on developing, owning and operating first class residential and commercial real estate in the New York City Metro area. From ground up construction to adaptive reuse and value add repositioning, Charney plays an integral role in all aspects of the development process, and leverages the expertise and experience of their principals to deliver superior product to the marketplace and best in class returns for their investors. Charney owns, operates and is under construction on over half a million square feet throughout Brooklyn and Queens, and has won awards and accommodations from municipal organizations and media outlets for their work over the last 5 years. Charney is currently building, delivering and designing low and mixed income housing under the “affordable NYC program”, and has recently shepherded and completed projects through the NYC environmental voluntary cleanup program. Their multidiscipline approach to real estate evelopment, and expertise in navigating the multitude of city agencies and city, state and federal programs makes Charney unique in their ability to execute sophisticated projects typically undertaken by only the largest of national development firms.
Tavros invests on a discretionary basis, with a strong focus on New York City, and a global investor base of family offices, trusts, high net worth individuals, and institutions. Core to the Tavros discipline is the quality of its partnerships with tenants, investors, and lenders. As an owner and property manager, Tavros aims to ensure a positive experience for its tenants through attention to detail and a focus on quality of life.
ARCHITECTURE + INTERIORS
Fogarty Finger’s inventive and resourceful team provides sophisticated, contemporary designs that uphold the high aesthetic standards which our clients expect and appreciate. During the design process, we work one-on-one with our clients to exchange ideas and create visually striking environments which exceed their expectations.
The firm has rapidly become a major New York City design practice, and has considerable experience delivering complete architecture and interior design packages for residential and commercial projects of every type and size.
The design studio is both nimble and creative, providing fresh and elegant solutions to the most complex projects. The firm’s thorough and professional approach results in positive and lasting relationships with their clients.
1 Oak Contracting, LLC is a boutique general contracting and construction consulting firm specializing in NYC based non-union, mid-rise construction. The company has a strong project management focus with an emphasis on timely execution. It caters to developers in the residential market and assists from inception, carrying the project through to completion. 1 Oak Contracting, LLC strives to balance the complexity of construction with the need for perfection.
1 Oak Contracting, LLC was founded by Mr. Roni Benjamini. Project scopes have ranged in size and include the construction of ground-up residential developments, office & residential renovations and specialty construction.
Mr. Benjamini has twenty years of hands-on construction and project management experience which started with best-in-class general contracting firms. Before founding 1 Oak Contracting, LLC, Mr. Benjamini worked at Rockrose Construction as the lead project manager for a 500-unit ground-up residential tower on the Queens waterfront. He successfully delivered this $110 million high-rise project within the projected 18 month timeframe. Prior to working for Rockrose, Mr. Benjamini worked at Turner Construction on the Goldman Sachs Office Tower in Jersey City and for Bovis Lend Lease on the Ben Gurion International Airport in Israel.
Mr. Benjamini earned an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business in 2005 and holds both a Master & Bachelor Degree in Engineering from The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art with concentrations in Geotechnical & Structural Engineering.
Douglas Elliman Development Marketing combines unrivaled sales, rental and marketing expertise with an in-depth awareness of major real estate trends in New York City. The Elliman team delivers a holistic approach encompassing comprehensive in-house research, design and product development, marketing, and sales. We collaborate with leading developers, world-renowned architects and interior designers to create the most coveted properties in the marketplace. Our vision, values and people share one guiding principle: to ensure the highest level of quality powered by innovation, information and influence of the largest regional and global network of real estate professionals.
BRANDING + DESIGN
DERICK HOLT is a Virginia bred, New York based graphic artist and illustrator, specializing in branding. He has created a timeless and influential body of work over the past 15 years, blending a crafted classic aesthetic with modern sophistication. Before launching his design practice, Derick spent over 7 years cooking in professional kitchens in Brooklyn, NY and Richmond, VA. In 2001, he earned his Bachelors’ degree from Virginia Commonwealth University. His work was prominently featured in the exhibition at the Cooper Union, Appetite: A reciprocal relationship between Food & Design. Derick is a five-time winner of the Print Magazine Award of Excellence, a winner in the prestigious ADC Young Guns Competition, and has work included in the New York Public Library permanent collection.