NAIOP NJ Honors Nine Members at President's Awards and Hall of Fame Dinner

Nine Members Honored for their Leadership, Advocacy, Service and Support

NAIOP New Jersey, the commercial real estate development association, recently presented its annual President's Awards and Hall of Fame Dinner. Held at the Short Hills Hilton, the awards dinner honored nine members of the association for exemplary service to the New Jersey Chapter in the areas of leadership, advocacy, community action, member recruitment and retention, committee service, sponsorship and other support.

Pictured (if available) are: (standing left to right) NJ Chapter President George Sowa; Pillar Award recipients Jonathan Meisel of Jones Lang LaSalle and Rob Crespi of Wolff & Samson; Volunteer of the Year Anne Strauss-Wieder of ASW, Inc.; Hall of Fame inductee Don Richardson of EWMA; Rising Star Brian Whitmer of Cushman & Wakefield; (seated left to right) Hall of Fame inductee Don Eisen of Cushman & Wakefield; Advocacy Award recipient Susan Karp of Cole Schotz Meisel Forman & Leonard; Legacy Award recipient Caren Franzini of NJEDA; and Hall of Fame inductee Emanuel Stern of Hartz Mountain Industries.

About NAIOP New Jersey
Founded in 1970, NAIOP New Jersey is a chapter of NAIOP, the nation's leading trade association for developers, owners investors, asset managers and other professionals in commercial real estate with 18,000 members in North America. NAIOP advances responsible commercial real estate development and advocates for effective public policy. The New Jersey Chapter is comprised of 600 members who benefit from a variety of business and networking opportunities, education and professional development programs, research on trends and innovations and strong legislative and public affairs representation. For more information, visit