ORT America Speaker Series:
Real Estate, Engineering & Construction Division New York Region
Current Trends in Commercial Real Estate
Construction and Development
Featuring guest speakers:
Marc S. Miller
Executive Managing Director, MHP Real Estate Services
Marc has more than thirty years of tenant representation experience and has successfully completed hundreds of transactions of all sizes with foreign and domestic companies. Prior to joining MHP, Marc was a Managing Director with Savills Studley, then launched Miller & Partners Ltd., a boutique tenant representation firm, purchased by Winoker Realty in 2008. Marc received his B.A. from Queens College of the City University of New York in accounting, information systems and economics.
Charles Warner, PE, LEED AP BD+C
Managing Principal of ME Engineers, New York Office
An electric utility service specialist, Charles has over 28 years of experience designing electrical systems for a broad array of projects: The transformation of Madison Square Garden, the USTA National Tennis Center Grandstand Stadium and Infrastructure and Sustainability Master Plan, NASDAQ Data Center and Infrastructure, Citi Field and others. He enjoys mentoring young engineers and collaborating with building owners and architects to solve the toughest design challenges in the industry.
THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 2018 at 6:30 PM
Thornton Tomasetti | 51 Madison Avenue | New York, NY 10010
James S. Cohen, PE
Senior Vice President, Thornton Tomasetti
Kosher Refreshments will be served.
Our Real Estate, Engineering & Construction division provides educational forums on industry-specific topics and opportunities for professional networking while supporting a meaningful cause. ORT America supports the worldwide ORT network of educational programs in 37 countries, providing individuals with knowledge and skills to develop careers and lead fulfilling lives. ORT leads the way preparing students for bright outcomes and shaping the world for a better future.
Please RSVP by 12 noon January 11, 2018. For more information, contact Roxana Markus, Manager of Trades, Conferences & Meeting Planning at rmarkus@ORTamerica.org
The Effects of Global Finance on Engineering and Construction
A discussion of the influence of international economics, equity markets and bond markets on the financing of engineering and construction projects
Rodrigo C. Serrano, CFA
Vice President, Quantitative Analyst, Bank of America
Rodrigo C. Serrano is a vice president and a quantitative analyst in the chief investment department within the Global Wealth & Investment Management (GWIM) division of Bank of America Corporation, where he is responsible for the development and communication of investment views in support of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management financial advisors, and a contributor to thought leadership content focusing on portfolio strategies.
Prior to joining Bank of America, Serrano worked as member of the Mexico Equity Strategy team at Citi Research in Mexico City, where he researched global macroeconomic and political trends. He has also authored investment research papers published by various financial news outlets.
Serrano earned a master’s degree in international affairs from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University, and he holds the chartered financial analyst® (CFA®) designation.