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Senate Candidate Jeff Bell to Keynote RealShare NEW JERSEY, State’s Premier Commercial Real Estate Conference, Sept. 11 in New Brunswick

Senate Candidate Jeff Bell to Keynote RealShare NEW JERSEY, State’s Premier Commercial Real Estate Conference, Sept. 11 in New Brunswick

NEW YORK – August 18, 2014 – U.S. Senate candidate Jeff Bell will keynote RealShare NEW JERSEY, the annual conference for New Jersey’s commercial real estate movers and shakers, at New Brunswick’s Hyatt Regency on Sept. 11 from 7:45 a.m. until 12:25 p.m. The industry’s premier educational and networking conference is hosted by ALM’s Real Estate Media Group, publishers of and Real Estate Forum.

Mr. Bell will present his perspective on the Federal Reserve’s current policies, what he believes needs to be done to have a course correction in monetary policy, and how this produces prosperity on Main Street and impacts the commercial real estate industry.

“What’s hot, what’s new, and where to look for your next big deal, across all the property sectors, will be the focus of our 13th annual RealShare NEW JERSEY conference,” said Michael Desiato, vice president and group publisher of ALM’s Real Estate Media Group. “Besides the formal sessions, this is a venue where old business relationships are renewed and valuable new ones are forged.”

Conference panels include:

Town Hall: Economic Growth Update. Economic growth in the Garden State and the future of the commercial real estate market will be examined. Participants include: Meryl Gonchar, Esq.; Co-Chair, Redevelopment & Land Use Department; Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP. Tracye McDaniel; President and Chief Executive Officer; Choose: New Jersey Inc. Fred Schmidt; President & Chief Operating Officer; Coldwell Banker Commercial Affiliates.

New Development, Redevelopment and Repositioning: The Full Update. Topics include the redevelopment of suburban office campuses, repositioned retail, and new multifamily and industrial development. What factors are creating opportunities across the state? Participants include: Nicholas Racioppi, Jr.; Partner; Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP. Carl Goldberg; Co-President; Roseland. Ronald Ladell; Senior Vice President, New Jersey; AvalonBay Communities, Inc. Constantino (Gus) T. Milano; Managing Director; Hartz Mountain Industries, Inc. Ken Sisk; National Client Manager; Partner Engineering & Science, Inc.

Transactions: Getting the Deals Done. Gain insight from New Jersey’s biggest players on the art of the deal. Participants include: Alex Cohen; CEO; Liberty SBF. Jose Cruz; Senior Managing Director; HFF. Nat Gambuzza; Vice President of Investments; Marcus & Millichap. David Simon; Executive Managing Director; Massey Knakal Realty Services.

Industrial Leaders in the Garden State. How have e-commerce, distribution and port-related activity caused increased user demand and how does this effect rental rates? Why has the overall industrial vacancy rate continued to improve for three consecutive years? Participants include: David B. Wolfe, Esq.; Partner; Skoloff & Wolfe, P.C. Marc Petrella; Senior Director; Cushman & Wakefield of NJ, Inc.

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