New York Jews host Booker fundraisers

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker is getting a lot of help from his Jewish friends lately – financial help that is. According to the Wall Street Journal, New York…

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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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Bruce Ratner to succeed Morgenthau as chairman of the Museum of Jewish Heritage

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

The developer Bruce Ratner will succeed Robert M. Morgenthau, the former Manhattan district attorney, as chairman of the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the…

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Simon Wiesenthal Center Raises Record $2.2M at Annual Dinner

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

The Simon Wiesenthal Center raised a record $2.2 million at its annual National Tribute Dinner held at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel Tuesday night according to The Hollywood Reporter. …

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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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Gov Hickenlooper: Trip to Israel was ‘the most remarkable of my life’

Monday, May 6, 2013

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper recently returned from a week in Israel where he traveled with Denver businessman Larry Mizel and three other private citizens. This was the first…

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Video: United Hatzalah founder Eli Beer at TEDMED 2013

Sunday, May 5, 2013

EMT and founder of United Hatzalah Eli Beer re-imagined first response and the power of community, saving 40,000 lives this year alone. He shares the story of its…

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