Monthly Archives: January 2019

‘Five Minutes With’ feat. Justin Palmer, Founder and CEO, Synapse

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This week’s ‘Five Minutes With’ series features Justin Palmer, Founder and CEO of Synapse, whose project – Perch Harlem – is a 2019 Awards Finalist for Excellence in Market Rate Housing Development. Who has had the greatest influence on your career and what was the best advice he or she gave you? I don’t really differentiate between life and work anymore as they are one in the same at this point. As I reflect on who was the greatest influence in my life, hands down that would be my mother. … Read More

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‘Five Minutes With’ feat. Michael Schwarz, Senior Associate, DeSimone

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This week’s ‘Five Minutes With’ series features Michael Schwarz, Senior Associate, DeSimone, whose project – citizenM New York Bowery Hotel – is a 2019 Awards Finalist for Excellence in Hotel Development. Who has had the greatest influence on your career and what was the best advice he or she gave you? My first project manager at DeSimone. He stressed the importance becoming a technical expert in the field while at the same time always considering the practical aspects of a design. What qualities do you think are essential to be an effective leader? … Read More

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‘Five Minutes With’ feat. Asher Abehsera, Founder & CEO of LIVWRK

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We are kicking off this year’s ‘Five Minutes With’ series featuring Asher Abehsera, Founder & CEO of LIVWRK, whose project – Dumbo Heights – is a 2019 Awards Finalist for Excellence in Office Development. Who has had the greatest influence on your career and what was the best advice he or she gave you? David Walentas my former boss and Owner of Two Trees Management. He told me to dream big and go for it because he said he knew what I was capable of and anything less would be a … Read More

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