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Join us for our annual Real Estate Celebration. We’ll honor Richard Ruben with the Jack D. Weiler Award and Adam Rosenberg with the Larry A. Silverstein REX Award for their professional and philanthropic leadership.
We’ll also pay tribute to UJA’s powerful work meeting the moment: responding to war in Israel, rising antisemitism around the world, and urgent needs in New York. 


Honoree Portrait

Richard Ruben

Chief Executive Officer, Ruben Companies

Richard Ruben is chief executive officer of Ruben Companies. Over the past fifty years the company has developed office and residential properties in New York, Washington, D.C., Boston, and Miami. Its developments have included One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza in New York; Pennsylvania Plaza and Lincoln Square in Washington, D.C.; and Devonshire in Boston. The firm's latest developments are in the Capitol Riverfront area of Washington, D.C., and include One Hill South and 10K at Hill South. Recently the company has been originating real estate investments in all portions of the capital structure.

In technology, Richard was the founder of Workspeed Holdings. Workspeed's internet-based applications...

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Honoree Portrait

Adam Rosenberg

Founding Principal, Akire Properties

Adam Rosenberg is a founding principal of Akire Properties, a real estate investment and management firm focused on distressed and value-add opportunities, with residential, commercial, storage, retail, medical, and LP holdings. Adam is responsible for overseeing all aspects of Akire Properties’ acquisitions, strategy, and operations. Started in 2019, Akire Properties has managed assets in excess of $215 million, concentrated in the New York metro area, with additional holdings located in Florida, Las Vegas, Connecticut, and Texas. 
Prior to launching Akire Properties, Adam held multiple positions within The Durst Organization focusing predominantly on development and...

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Laura Greenfield, IDB Bank
Michelle Kleger, Kensington Vanguard
Joe Koicim, Marcus & Millichap
Daniel Lederman, Manhattan Skyline Management
Jonathan L. Mechanic, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
David L. Moore, Moore Holdings
Andrea Olshan, Seritage Growth Properties
Ralph Rosenberg, KKR

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