CREWNY News | September 2019
At A Glance: Planned Programs & Key Dates

  • Discover CREW Event Series: October 15, October 24, November 7, November 12 and November 13 | Locations vary depending on the date - please refer to the event ad below.

  • October 17: CREWNY Connections Coffee - Members Only - Last one of 2019! | Hosted by Jaimee Nardiello, Esq., Partner, Zetlin & De Chiara LLP | 801 Second Ave., New York, NY 10017

  • November 5: CREWNY Luncheon | Club 101, 101 Park Ave., New York, NY 10178

  • November 12: Special CREWNY Connections Cocktails - Last one of 2019! | Sponsored by Kasey Pace, Project Manager, Zubatkin Owner Representation. This connections event is a special opportunity for each registered member to bring one non-member as a guest! | Location 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
Discover  CREW New York
Visionary, innovative and vital, we were the first organization founded in the U.S. for women real estate professionals to meet, network and mentor each other, and we now boast a worldwide membership of more than 11,000.

Join us at one of the upcoming  Discover CREW New York  events to learn more from members and leadership about how you can get involved and enjoy the array of benefits of membership with the CREW New York chapter of this amazing organization.
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Register by clicking on a date below
Levien & Company
570 Lexington Ave., 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10022

Hosted by Allison Robin
Co-Hosted by Michelle Bernstein, Miter Construction Corp.
Cushman & Wakefield
One World Trade Center, 45th Floor, Suite B
New York, NY 10007

Hosted by Betty Castro
Co-Hosted by Alana Sliwinski, Troutman Sanders LLP
Zubatkin Owner Representation
333 W 52nd St., 6th Floor
New York, NY 10019

Hosted by Kasey Pace
Co-Hosted by Jaimee Nardiello, Zetlin & De Chiara LLP
Boddewyn Gaynor Architects
120 Broadway, 40th Floor
New York, NY 10271

Hosted by Michele Boddewyn
Co-Hosted by Marianne Mathieu, Fidelity National Title Group
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Evening Event
45 Rockefeller Plaza, 14th Floor
New York, NY 10111

Hosted by Gina Mavica
Co-Hosted by Barbara E. Champoux, Champoux Law Group PLLC 
Members and Non-Members Welcome
Forward this email to your commercial real estate colleagues and do them the favor of introducing them to CREW New York. They are welcome to attend.

Chapter News
The Chapter welcomes the following members who joined CREWNY in September 2019:

  • Jinyu Chen, Graduate Student, Baruch College
  • Chanda Colon, Owner, Garrison Holdings, LLC
New Board Members for 2020
The following Executive Officers and Directors were elected to the 2020 CREWNY Board
Executive Officers
Betty Castro
Nicoletta Pagnotta
 Member at Large
Sheri Best
New Directors
Member News

Apply yourself, and/or nominate another CREWNY member, for CREWNY’s 2019 STAR of the Year Award , NOW through October 29.

See item under “News and Resources” on CREWNY’s website ( ). If we don’t participate and recognize each other and ourselves, who will? This is a wonderful opportunity to highlight CREWNY members’ contributions to, and achievements for, CREWNY. 

All nominees will be mentioned in the program for the December 3 Holiday Lunch, at which the winner will be announced.
CREWNY Member Featured in ABA Business Law Today
Leslie A. Berkoff, Esq., Partner, Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP, authored an article entitled “Drafting ADR Clauses for Financial, M&A and Joint Venture Disputes” published in the July 2019 issue of ABA Business Law Today .
CREWNY Member Made Featured Speaker at CREW Convention
Annemarie DiCola , CEO, TREPP LLC, will be a featured speaker and Distinguished Leader at CREW Network’s annual Convention in Orlando on September 27.
NYREJ Features CREWNY Members
New York Real Estate Journal prominently highlighted CREWNY members in the September 17, 2019 edition of its Women In Real Estate Professional Services issue.
Find out more here
Beyond the Chapter
Be a part of NYREJ's Ones to Watch
The November 5th New York Real Estate Journal will feature the semi-annual Ones to Watch Spotlight. This issue will recognize the emerging talents of individuals in the commercial real estate industry.

All Q&A responses must be submitted with a headshot by Thursday, October 3rd, to .

Success is relative, different from culture to culture, and from person to person. It depends on how we start, how far we have come, and the obstacles we encounter along the way. There is no age restriction for this spotlight, but your primary office location must be in the State of New York.
CREWNY Past President to Moderate at Commercial Observer's Event
Jaimee Nardiello , Partner, Zetlin & De Chiara LLP and CREWNY Past President, is moderating the Commercial Observer's 3rd Annual Downtown Forum.

For more information, visit the event page here .
NYU's 3 rd National Symposium of Women in Real Estate
Open House New York
Register now to attend and/or volunteer at Open House New York Weekend
Future Offices - Winter

January 22-24 , 2020 – CREWNY members receive a
 20% discount on registration 

Visit the website here
Want To Be Seen?
Let CREWNY know if you are interested in being considered for CRE industry award and recognition opportunities. Send info to (Subject: award/recognition opportunities).  

A complete CREWBiz profile in the member directory is required to be seen.

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


September 25-27 : Attend CREW Network’s Annual Convention and Marketplace in Orlando! CREW has added pre-convention workshops, additional learning excursions and many wonderful opportunities to benefit from great leadership / professional development training and meaningful networking opportunities.

Join the 30+ CREWNY members who have already registered. If you have questions, or need tools to persuade your company to support your attendance (whether financially or simply the time off), please contact (subject: Convention).

More than 1,250 members have already registered and some learning excursions sell out quickly, so don't miss your chance!

September 26 : Network Foundation Fundraiser , “ Rock, Rhythm & CREWs, ” at Convention

October 30 : Webinar Wednesday – Zoom Conference, Negotiating Your Best Offer.
Featured Speaker Sharon Krohn, Executive Coach and Facilitator. On the Network website under “Events” tab, scroll down to “Webinars.” $50 individual member / $150 – unlimited group.
Spread the Word
Send Us Your News!
We want to shine a spotlight on the achievements of CREW New York members. 

  • Won an award?
  • Nominated for one?
  • Shortlisted in a competition?
  • Served as a speaker or appearing on a panel?
  • Been interviewed by the media?
  • Have an event you're involved in that you'd like us to list? 

Send information, photos and URLs to CREW New York's Kathryn Kucharski, at
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