Long Island Commercial Bank, expected to be acquired by year-end 2005, and ABNY
will operate as divisions of New York Commercial Bank.
In addition to his role with ABNY
, Bill currently serves as Chairman of The Battery Conservancy, and is a Board Member of The Lower Manhattan Development Corporation, The Partnership for New York City, The Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York University, The New York Center for Autism, The Alliance for Downtown New York, the Economic Club of New York, the Alfred E.
SL Green's managing director Robert Schiffer said, "We are proud to have broad stakeholder support from important city advocacy groups like MAS, NYP1RG Straphangers, 32BJ, ABNY
, the Grand Central Partnership and REBNY.
From the New York City Marathon to ABNY
to his role in encouraging a skeptical Mayor Abraham Beame to embrace the film and TV industry, Lew Rudin's projects all served to maintain and improve the value of his property.
It's important to have a livable and workable city, that's the essence of why ABNY
was created," Rudin told Real Estate Weekly, recalling the dismal state of New York City infrastructure in the 1970s.
Speaking to members of ABNY
, the Borough President said the MTA is a "fiscal house of cards" that cannot tackle serious infrastructure challenges in the decades ahead.
Committed to advancing pro-business public policy, Rudin works tirelessly in Washington, DC, Albany and City Hall on behalf of business and trade organizations such as the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), The Partnership for New York City, and ABNY
Under the leadership of ABNY
chairman Bill Rudin, Adams has helped ABNY
grow to include nearly 300 members representing every facet of New York City life.