By Gloria Dulan-Wilson
The 75 Year Old Historic Bedford Stuyvesant Real Estate Board Hosts Spotlight on Businesses and A Salute to its’ Past Presidents
On Tuesday, June 15, 2010, 6pm, the BSREB will host a special evening reception to focus a Spotlight on Businesses that are related to the real estate industry and will pay tribute to its’ most recent past presidents.
The businesses spotlighted have unique survival skills and are note-worthy of a salute to have stayed afloat during this present stormy phase of the real estate industry.
These business owners include:
Donnell Williams, RVP, NAREB and owner of Destiny Real Estate;
Eustace Greaves, Greaves Financial Services;
Douglas Anderson, Construction Online;
Edward Lawson, Allstate Insurance;
David Lucas, D. Real Estate;
Alonzo Cartlidge, Our Gang Travel Agency;
May C Davy, Esq., CPA,
Halcyon DeSouza, Megastar Real Estate;
Mark Dana, Yellowbook; and
James Salnave, Leadership Development Institute, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc,
Roodneyse Bichotte, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Economic Development.
The event will be held at the The Artcurian Art Gallery, 22 Chapel St., Brooklyn, NY 11201. Tickets-- $40.
Honorary Chairs include, Wayne Devonish, Executive Director Bedford Stuyvesant Multi-Service Center,
Richard Trouth, Executive Director, Neighborhood Housing Services of Bedford Stuyvesant; and
Kevin Powell, Author, political activist and public speaker.
At 73 years old, the BSREB has thrived under the leadership of many outstanding leaders. The most recent include Jacqui Weeks, Joyce Turner and Richard Flateau
“Without the foresight and tenacity of these past leaders and business owners, the African American community would have had a much less impact in the Brooklyn Real Estate market says, Barbara Haynes, current president.
“This is an organization with a history that needs to be shared with today’s businesses and leaders,” says Emerson Atkins, owner Atkins Real Estate Co. “We have survived many market down turns and as we salute these businesses, we celebrate their successes and the past presidents on whose shoulders we all stand.”
The Bedford Stuyvesant Real Estate Board Inc. (BSREB), established in 1937, is a non-profit organization comprised of New York State licensed real estate brokers, appraisers, bankers, developers, engineers, exterminators, general contractors, mortgage brokers, property managers, interior decorators and insurance brokers. They strive to preserve the status, honor and dignity and safeguard the interest of the community that the Bedford Stuyvesant Real Estate Board, Inc. services and promote the general efficiency and professional standards of the real estate business.
BSREB, Inc. is an active member of the National Association of Real Estate Brokers, inc. (NAREB) the oldest and largest trade association in America.
The Bedford Stuyvesant Real Estate Board, Inc. is a Membership Oriented Professional Organization of Real Estate Professionals and Affiliate Businesses that support the Brooklyn Real Estate Community.
BSREB Members service the Brooklyn and Queens Community with additional affiliates in the TRi-State Area and on the national level.. BSREB Membership provides duel Membership with the National Association of Real Estate Brokers.
Membership is Open to all Professional Members of the Real Estate and Business Communities. Provides Education, Technology and Marketing Seminars and Opportunities for all members. Increases Membership visibility throughout the Tri-State area and specifically within the Brooklyn Community.
For Tickets and more information regarding the event, go to www.bsreb.com or call 718-638-8199.
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