The Empire State Realty Trust, and the Skyscrapers They Own

The New York City skyline has some of the tallest and most iconic buildings in the world. Each individual building has its own style and history. These ESRT buildings are tourist attractions for people that come from all over the world.

Mall Giant Westfield Corp. Hires Broadway Producer to Up Entertainment Factor

Those that have marveled at the beauty of the musical The Color Purple on Broadway will likely find that the news of its producer, Scott Sanders, leaving the production as somewhat of a shock, especially due to where he is going. Sanders, who owns a self-named production company in New York, sold the group to Westfield Corporation, a global commercial real estate company specializing in building and operating malls. Coming off winning the “Best Musical Revival” Tony Award for his theatrical version of the The Color Purple, Westfield hopes Sanders will be a great fit for their first-ever Creative Head of Global Entertainment. This acquisition does not relieve Sanders of his connections with his namesake brand or its productions. In fact, as part of the business...

NYC’s Real Estate Families and the skyscrapers They Own

Known for its beautiful architecture and its breathtaking skyline, New York has some of the most beautifully designed structures in the world. Attracting, visitors from around the globe, New York is also famous for its multi-story buildings that make up their well-known skyline that can be viewed from afar. The high-rise buildings appear in Midtown and Lower Manhattan. Midtown Manhattan (is which is largest main business district worldwide,) is known for its notable skyscrapers such as the Chrysler Building, the CitiGroup Center, the Empire State Building and the Rockefeller Center, where as Lower Manhattan houses skyscrapers such as the reconstructed One World Trade Center. The Empire State Building also referred to as the Empire State Trust, is the most famous...

Professional Tips from Entrepreneurs

There are many ways to maintain a business and keep it thriving above its competitors. Therefore, look towards those that have accomplished a successful business. As a professional business owner, they can help guide other business professionals on how to run their business better, with good entrepreneur and professional skills. It is best to find where professional business people hang out, then stop in and introduce yourself. Most business owners are willing to share their success with others, so don’t feel like it’s intruding upon them. It’s good to hang with the successful professionals because they can boost another business owner’s moral. Professional business tips: Always stay focused on the task at hand Be organized Pay attention to other professional...

New York City’s Iconic Skyscrapers

New York City is a spectacular blend of awe-inspiring stores, restaurants, and of course, the buildings. Thanks to limited space as Manhattan was developing, builders had no choice but to go up. Here are 5 iconic New York City skyscrapers that should not be missed when visiting. One World Trade Center 1776 Ft. high 104 stories Tallest building in the Western Hemisphere This beautiful structure is the work of Architect David M. Childs and is an incredible addition to the Manhattan skyline that opened in October of 2014. Prepare to be amazed as you visit “One World Observatory,” providing a view 1250 ft above street level. Empire State Building (ESRT) 1250 Ft. high Takes up an entire city block Completed in 1931 The Empire State Building was designed by...

Tips and Strategies to Garner Business Success

A business plan provides a substantive roadmap to be followed. It allows an entrepreneur to maintain focus, even when facing the rough patches that always come when developing, launching or building a successful business venture.

NYC’s Famous Skyscrapers

New York City is an icon. It is a place where people from all over the globe come to visit and explore, and comprised of fasted paced individuals, a crazy night life, and buildings that are hundreds of stories tall. Buildings can be quite extraordinary because of the way they are constructed and how much time and effort goes into building the newest skyscraper. Five of the most famous skyscrapers in New York City are: Empire State Building Chrysler Building 30 Rockefeller Center Gehry New York 40 Wall Street One of the most famous, if not the most famous, skyscraper is the Empire State Building. It was once the tallest building in the world standing at about 1450 feet. Back in 1931, it was a masterpiece to have a construction site towering at that height. Now...

Lacoste Supports Miami Open with Pop-Up Tennis Court Exhibition

Aventura Mall is a first-rate shopping center in the Miami, Florida area. Under CEO, Jackie Soffer of Turnberry Associates, Aventura is made up of high-end designer shops, various fine dining establishments and so much more.

Selena Gomez and Lady Gaga join Billboard campaign to stop gun violence

The stars are teaming up with Billboard magazine to campaign Congress to pass stricter gun regulations. Over 180 musicians and music executives signed an open letter in this week’s edition of Billboard with the cover reading, “Stop Gun Violence Now.”

NYC Law Firm Names New Partners

Starting July 1, 2016 Debevoise and Plimpton LLP will have seven new partners joining the law firm. The firm is excited to have Sarah Coyne, Uri Herzberg, Ina C. Popova, David L. Portilla, David Sarratt, Thomas Smith, and Patrick Taylor join us. These new attorneys will be joining the firm’s current partners like Colby Smith and Sean Hecker. Sarah Coyne served as a federal prosecutor for 14 years. Her resume also includes work as the Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Eastern District of New York. While there, she served as Chief of Business and Securities Fraud Section. Ms. Coyne earned her J.D. in 1998 from New York University School of Law, and attended undergraduate school at Georgetown University, where she graduated in 1003. Uri Herzberg received his J.D from...