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April Luncheon, Glen Weiss, Executive Vice President & Director of Leasing, Vornado Realty Trust
April 9, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC+0$85.00
Glen Weiss has served as Executive Vice President – Director of Leasing for Vornado Realty Trust’s New York portfolio since 2007. Mr. Weiss oversees leasing activity in New York, Chicago and San Francisco, including Vornado’s 25 million square foot Manhattan portfolio, the 3.5 million square foot Mart in Chicago and the 1.8 million square foot 555 California Street complex in San Francisco.
Mr. Weiss manages a leasing team of both internal and external brokers, overseeing the negotiation of all office leasing transactions. Among the major office headquarters leases his team has recently completed are:
- Neuberger Berman at 1290 Avenue of the Americas
- Facebook at 770 Broadway
- Google/Motorola Mobility at The Mart in Chicago
- Amazon at 7 West 34th Street
- Guggenheim Partners at 330 Madison Avenue
- Bank of America at 555 California Street in San Francisco
- PriceWaterhouseCoopers at 90 Park Avenue
- Aetna Life Insurance at 61 Ninth Avenue
Mr. Weiss began his real estate career with the Mendik Company in 1986 as a 16 year-old Summer Porter at 11 Penn Plaza, and continued with Mendik as an intern through high school and college. In 1992, Mendik appointed him as an Assistant Building Manager and he went on to become Building Manager at 1740 Broadway and 11 Penn Plaza. In 1998, he transitioned to leasing following Vornado Realty Trust’s acquisition of Mendik. Glen celebrated his 25th anniversary with the company this year.
Mr. Weiss was 2010 Chairman of the Young Men’s/Women’s Real Estate Association. Additionally, he is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York’s Seminar Committee, received the 2010 New York Cares Corporate Community Outreach Award, the 2012 Big Brothers Big Sisters Real Estate Honoree and the 2014 REBNY Young Person of the Year.
Mr. Weiss earned his B.A. from the University of Delaware and his M.B.A. from Pace University.
He resides in Livingston, New Jersey with his wife Staci and their 3 daughters – Leah, Emily and Abby.
The next luncheon of the YM/WREA will be held on Tuesday, April 9th, 2019, at:
The University Club
One West 54th Street
College Hall (Main Floor)
The speaker will be:
Glen Weiss, Executive Vice President & Director of Leasing, Vornado Realty Trust
The invocation will be given by:
David Berke, Senior Managing Director, Newmark Knight Frank
The reception begins at 12:00 PM and the meeting will be called to order promptly at 12:30 PM.
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Secretary – YM/WREA of New York, Inc.
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