Hudson Valley Commercial ‘Dealmakers’ Honored

Real Estate In-Depth | January 2017

Hudson Valley Dealmakers from left, Joe Deegan, Dave Kanney, Dave Hawkins, Jason McGovern, James Martin, John Lavelle and Guy Blake.

NEWBURGH– Remarkable achievement in regional commercial real estate was acknowledged at the recent prestigious “Dealmaker” awards and mixer. The event was presented by the Hudson Valley chapter of NYSCAR (New York State Commercial Association of Realtors), network of commercial real estate professionals.

The Motorcyclepedia Museum in Newburgh was the host of the second annual awards ceremony, created to recognize exceptional accomplishments in commercial real estate deals brokered within the Hudson Valley.

Honored for outstanding achievement by their peers this year were David Hawkins for “Lifetime Achievement Dealmaker,” James Martin and Jason McGovern for “Economic Development Dealmakers,” David Kanney and Joseph Deegan for “Creative Dealmaker,” and Guy Blake and John Lavelle for “Outstanding NYSCAR Dealmaker.” In order to be qualified as a potential winner for each category, brokers must have met certain key benchmarks, exhibiting excellence within each of the “Dealmaker” categories in either Dutchess, Orange, Sullivan, Ulster, Westchester, Putnam, Greene or Columbia counties.