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Matt Rand Appointed to the Board of Directors of HVEDC

October 2018

The Hudson Valley Economic Development Corp. of Goshen announced the appointment of Matt Rand, CEO of Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty, to its Board of Directors. Rand is also managing partner of Rand Commercial, as well as Hudson United Mortgage, Hudson United Title Services and Hudson United Insurance Services. Under Rand's leadership, Better Homes…

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J. Philip Real Estate of Putnam Countys Hires Seven Agents

October 2018

J. Philip Real Estate of Putnam County has announced that the firm has hired seven new licensed agents to service the agency’s growing client base. “Despite a scarcity of inventory in Putnam and Westchester, J. Philip Real Estate continues to buck the trend, achieving 5%-year-over-year growth, which puts us about 10% ahead of the curve,”…

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Charles Rutenberg Realty Welcomes Marleny Ventura to its Bronx office

September 2018

Charles Rutenberg Realty has announced the recent addition of Marleny Ventura to its Bronx office located at 2800 Bruckner Blvd. Ventura services both the Bronx and Westchester counties. She was formerly licensed with Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate Rand Realty and is a member of Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors.

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Alicia Kunkel Joins Ellis Sotheby’s International Realty

September 2018

Ellis Sotheby’s International Realty has announced that Alicia Kunkel has joined the luxury brokerage firm as a licensed real estate salesperson. Prior to establishing herself in real estate, Kunkel was publisher and editor-in-chief of Les Carats, a luxury lifestyle magazine in New York, and copy editor for Fashion & Beauty Milan, a magazine based in…

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Karissa O’Malley Joins RE/MAX Benchmark Realty Central Valley

September 2018

RE/MAX Benchmark Realty reported that Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Karissa O’Malley of Middletown has joined the HV (Hudson Valley) Home Team at its office located at 219 Route 32, Suite 202 in Central Valley. O’Malley, a newcomer to the real estate industry, will be focusing on residential property sales for both buyers and sellers.

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John P. Gardner New Manager of Houlihan Lawrence Rye

September 2018

Houlihan Lawrence recently announced the appointment of law professional John P. Gardner, principal of Lambden & Gardner, P.C. and the current Pelham Town Justice, as manager of its Rye brokerage. Gardner brings more than three decades of legal experience in Westchester County, including seven years with the Westchester District Attorney’s office and 25 years at…

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Karly Bonavenia Joins Douglas Elliman Chappaqua

September 2018

Douglas Elliman reports that Karly Bonavenia has joined its Chappaqua office Born and raised in Millbrook, she has been an avid equestrian for nearly two decades, with most of her prior professional background revolving around riding and working with horses.

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Stahl & Bingman Join Douglas Elliman Scarsdale

September 2018

Cord Stahl and William Bingman have recently joined Douglas Elliman’s Scarsdale office. Stahl, a 16-year real estate veteran, was formerly with Houlihan Lawrence. A top-producing Manhattan real estate agent, Stahl has earned many industry awards since entering the field in 2002. Based out of the Upper West Side office at Douglas Elliman, Stahl and his…

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Nunan Named COO of Houlihan Lawrence

September 2018

RYE BROOK—Houlihan Lawrence has announced the appointment of Elizabeth Nunan, a 20-year veteran of the company, as chief operating officer. Nunan, who spent 20 years at Houlihan Lawrence heading its Global Business Development team, most recently worked as the executive vice president of Member Services at Leading Real Estate Companies of the World (LeadingRE), an…

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Clark, Antonellis, Santos, Russodivito & Binstok Join Rand Commercial

August 2018

Rand Commercial reported recently that Alan Clark, Anthony Antonellis, Brenda Santos, Danielle Russodivito and Debra G. Binstok have joined the Hudson Valley commercial real estate brokerage firm. Clark joins Rand as an associate broker and attorney. He has been a lawyer for 25 years and a broker for 10. He’s worked in real estate development…

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REAL Trends Report Ranks Rosalie Cook of Weichert Realtors

August 2018

Weichert, Realtors reported recently that top New York sales associate Rosalie Cook was named one of America’s most-productive sales associates in a newly issued ranking report produced by REAL Trends. As a member of “America’s Best Real Estate Professionals,” Cook, who works in Weichert’s Monroe sales office, ranked No. 65 among the agents in the…

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Denise A. Lepore & Lois J. Perrotta Join ERA Insite Realty Service Bronxville

August 2018

Denise A. Lepore and Lois J. Perrotta have joined ERA Insite Realty Service’s Bronxville office, while Scott Goldman has affiliated with the Pleasantville office, according to Louis Budetti, principal broker of the firm. Lepore and Perrotta worked as a team at Keller Williams Realty Group in Scarsdale prior to joining ERA. They will continue their…

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Nicholas Preddice Joins Hudson Valley Economic Development Corporation BOD

August 2018

The Hudson Valley Economic Development Corporation recently reported the appointment of Nicholas Preddice, CEO, The Affinity Group LLC, to its Board of Directors. As a Behavioral Finance Coach, Preddice helps successful people harness their talents and mitigate their weaknesses. He guides them, their families and the next generation to satisfying lives of purpose and meaning.…

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PLI Realty Welcomes Nancy Kolmer to PLI Realty Team

August 2018

Lloyd J. Amster, CEO and founder of PLI Realty, has announced the addition of Nancy Kolmer to the PLI Realty team. Prior to being hired at PLI Realty, Kolmer was with North Country Sotheby’s for five years where she closed over $2 million in home sales annually. Kolmer has a Fashion Design/Merchandising degree from FIT…

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Walden Savings Bank Appoints Lisa Gariolo as VP & BSA Officer & Victoria L. Iannolo as Branch Manager of Circleville Location

August 2018

Walden Savings Bank announced two recent appointments— the addition of Lisa Gariolo as its newest Vice President and Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) Officer and the promotion of Victoria L. Iannolo of Middletown to branch manager of its Circleville location. Gariolo brings nearly three decades of experience to the position, including extensive work in the development,…

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Linda Murray Joins Café Realty of Mount Kisco

August 2018

Café Realty of Mount Kisco announced that Linda Murray has joined the residential brokerage firm as a sales agent. In addition to more than 32 years as an elementary school teacher, Murray served as the coordinator and liaison for Operation Role Model—an initiative that merged students from diverse Westchester districts and rewarded them for random…

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Jim DiSalvo New BOD of Orange County Industrial Development Agency

August 2018

The Orange County Industrial Development Agency announced recently that Jim DiSalvo, vice president/regional manager of Wallkill Valley Federal Savings and Loan, and a former Orange County legislator, has joined its Board of Directors. DiSalvo brings 12 years of experience in banking to his new role with the Orange County IDA. He represented Orange County’s 14th…

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