CREWNY News | May 2019
At A Glance: Planned Programs & Key Dates
  • June 4: CREWNY Members' Luncheon | Landmark on the Park, 160 Central Park West, New York, NY 10023

  • June 11: CREWNY Connections Cocktails - Members Only | Hosted by: Dina Miller, COO, Miller Samuel Inc. | Location TBA

  • July 9: CREWNY Connections Cocktails - Members Only | Hosted by: Carrie Pianin, Senior Vice President, Arcturus Group | Location TBA

  • September 10: CREWNY Breakfast | Details TBA

Important Reminder to Members:
To maintain membership in good standing, CREWNY members are required to attend a minimum of two events per year.
Program Spotlight
You are cordially invited to attend the
Members' Luncheon
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Landmark on the Park
160 Central Park West
New York, New York 10023
(Between 75th and 76th streets)

The magnificent Landmark on the Park is the setting for our 2019 Members' Luncheon.
Built in 1897 and listed in the National Register of Historic Places,
this venue sets the stage for an unforgettable celebration of our CREWNY members.

The program will include the announcement of this year's Founders and Impact Award recipients and the winners of the two 2019 Network Convention Scholarships.
Registration is complimentary and open only to CREWNY members
Chapter News
The Chapter welcomes the following members who joined CREWNY in May 2019:

  • Liz Lash, Associate, CBRE
  • Alice Fair, Senior Associate, CBRE
  • Georgina Cook, Associate, CBRE
  • Tran Huynh, Vice President/Senior Relationship Manager, Wells Fargo
  • Nicole Radumski, Vice President/Commercial Loan Officer, Valley Bank
  • Stephanie Roman, Business Analyst, OnsiteIQ
Member News
Marianne Mathieu, V.P. National Accounts, Fidelity National Title Group, was a featured speaker in March at an ALTA Springboard Conference discussing “Personal Branding Through Social Media” and spoke in May at ALTA Federal Advocacy Day in Washington D.C., advocating on behalf of the title and settlement industry.
On Tuesday, April 23, Michele O’Connor, Principal at Langan Engineering & Environmental Services, Inc., was the keynote speaker at the CREW Montreal's Women of Influence networking conference. There she gave a presentation on the High Line, addressing its history, the planning and zoning surrounding its conversion from a rail line to linear park and its design/construction.

Read the full story here
Erin Felker Bond , Assistant Dean, Academic Program Development at New York Law School, was recently appointed to the Board of Directors for Services for the UnderServed ( ). This human services nonprofit is committed to creating opportunity for those most in need, especially the developmentally disabled, homeless, veterans and people with mental illness.
Julia Rocco , Senior Director of Asset Management at Kimco Realty and Secretary of CREWNY, was named in New York Real Estate Journal’s 2019 Ones to Watch list.

Read the full story here !
Soudeh Ahmadian , Project Engineer, LANGAN Engineering, was recognized by the Women’s Builders Council as an Outstanding Woman for her demonstrated commitment to increasing diversity and the role of women in construction.
CREWNY members who attended CREW’s Global Study Mission in London dinner. 
Left to right: Michele O’Connor, Barbara E. Champoux, Christine Chipurnoi and Mert Price
From April 29 through May 3, Barbara E. Champoux, Christine Chipurnoi, Michele O’Connor , and Mert Price attended the CREW Network Global Study Mission in London. The four Chapter representatives said the days of real estate-focused presentations, site visits and networking were fantastic! There were a total of 15 CREW Network members in attendance (along with Wendy Mann and Laura Lewis of CREW Network) and they met with JLL, CBRE, Cushman & Wakefield, Norton Rose Fulbright, Deutsche Bank and Grosvenor. Highlights included a networking event at the Gherkin with CREW London members and invited guests from the London CRE.
Christine Chipurnoi , S.V.P. Real Estate, Construction & Hospitality, USI Insurance Services, and Beth Zafonte , Director of Economic Development Services, AKERMAN LLP, participated on May 15 as Speaker and Moderator, respectively, of a panel hosted by EMBCA on “ Financing Your Next Construction Project Panel Discussion Using Tax Exempt Bond Financing and Other Economic Development Incentives.
CREWNY members tour The Vessel at Hudson Yards
Left to right: Jennifer Carey, JLC Environmental Consultants, Inc.; and Terry Pissi, Anchin, Accountants & Advisors; and Michele Boddewyn, Boddewyn Gaynor Architects
Beyond the Chapter
Want to be seen?
Let CREWNY know if you are interested in being considered for CRE industry award and recongnition opportunities. Send info to (Subject: award/recognition opportunities).  

A complete CREWBiz profile in the member directory is required to be seen.
Want to be heard?
Email CREWNY (Subject: Speaker Profile) at with your contact information and area(s) of expertise to be considered for local speaking opportunities.

A complete CREWBiz profile in the member and speaker directory is required to be heard.

Have a CRE award to give or speaking spot to fill? Email with the details and we will help you find the perfect match.

Registration is now open for Convention in Orlando ! Book your hotel and excursions early!

June 6 7 : CREW Network’s Spring Leadership Summit in Kansas City, Missouri, provides great leadership and professional development training, as well as meaningful networking opportunities.  Registration is Open Now !
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