Jewish Empire State Building bidders told No Thanks

Monday, September 9, 2013

Malkin Holdings, the company that controls the Empire State Building, had a word for the Jewish investors who in recent months have made 10-digit offers for the city’s…

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Israeli Startup Chips Away At Venture Capital’s Ivory Tower

Friday, August 2, 2013

From the Jewish Insider Kickoff daily email:      Israeli Startup Chips Away at Venture Capital’s Ivory Tower: “Jon Medved knows the inside of Israel’s exclusive venture-capital circle. He’s been…

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Schottenstein Invests in Jifiti Israel

Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Jay Schottenstein (3rd from left) sitting with his sons Jeffrey and Jonathan at the Siyum HaShas

From the Jewish Insider Kickoff Jifiti Israel raises $2.5M for shared gift registries: “Israeli startup Jifiti announced the closing of a seed round valued at $2.5M and the official…

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Seth Pinsky to join RXR Realty

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Seth Pinksy, the president of New York City’s Economic Development Corporation is leaving his post at the agency to join Scott Rechler’s real estate investment firm, RXR Realty,…

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Jewish Attendees at Sun Valley

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Private investment firm Allen & Co.’s Herb Allen hosts the annual conference at his massive estate in Sun Valley, Idaho from July 9 – 14. Often described as…

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Kushner & Weinstein: Jewish VC Insiders

Sunday, June 16, 2013

Josh Kushner, son of Charlie Kushner and brother of Jared Kushner, runs Thrive Capital together with his VC partner Jared Weinstein, a former ‘body man’ for President George…

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Reuters Names Economist CEO Andrew Rashbass to Top News Job

Thursday, May 30, 2013

From the PR Newswire: Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that Andrew Rashbass, an Orthodox Jew and currently group chief…

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Knicks game leads to $100,000 for Jewish charities

Saturday, May 11, 2013

The New York Daily News reports that a chance meeting between pharmaceutical mogul Stewart Rahr and NYC real estate developer Jona Rechnitz at a New York Knicks game…

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Israeli Ori Allon launches Urban Compass in NYC

Friday, May 10, 2013

From The Real Deal The shroud of mystery hanging over tech start-up Urban Compass has been lifted, and its purpose does indeed pertain to real estate. The site…

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SBE Goes Global with Jewish Hospitality Impresario Sam Nazarian

Monday, May 6, 2013

LA Confidential Magazine profiles the Jewish Iranian-American hotelier and restauranteur, Sam Nazarian, who plans to take his Los Angeles-based business empire SBE (Sammy Boy Entertainment) global.

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