Bess Freedman Named to Fordham Real Estate Institute's Executive Advisory Council of Prestigious Real Estate Industry and Business Leaders.

Real Estate In-Depth | January 9, 2023

Bess Freedman

The Fordham Real Estate Institute recently reported that Bess Freedman, CEO of Brown Harris Stevens, has been named to its Executive Advisory Council of prestigious real estate industry and business leaders.

Freedman will collaborate with the EAC on growing enrollment, enhancing the student experience and increasing awareness of the expanding program offerings on REI’s campuses at Lincoln Center in Manhattan and West Harrison. She joins council members from such firms as UBS, JLL, Simone Management Group and Related Cos. Freedman also will host a new series presented by REI titled “Titan Talks,” which will feature prominent real estate leaders sharing business strategies and practical advice for aspiring professionals. The hour-long programs, scheduled to begin in February 2023, will be offered in person at REI’s Lincoln Center campus and livestreamed for Fordham students and other industry professionals.

Freedman was named CEO of Brown Harris Stevens in 2018 and under her leadership the firm has grown into one of the largest and most successful privately held real estate companies in the U.S.