The Bernard H. Mendik Lifetime Leadership in Real Estate Award

This leadership award, first bestowed in 2003, is presented to REBNY members who have displayed exceptional service to the real estate industry and professional accomplishments over the course of distinguished careers.

It is named for the late Bernard Mendik, Chairperson of REBNY from 1992 until his passing in 2001 and longest holder of that title in the Board’s history. The award is presented at REBNY’s Annual Banquet.


PAST AWARDEES (listed alphabetically by year)

2017:  MaryAnne Gilmartin 
2016:  Tara I. Stacom, Darcy A. Stacom 
2015:  William C. Rudin 
2014:  Stephen L. Green 
2013:  Donald Zucker 
2012:  Douglas D. Durst 
2011:  Leslie Wohlman Himmel 
2010:  David R. Greenbaum 
2009:  Mary Ann Tighe 
2008:  Edward A. Riguardi 
2007:  Daniel Brodsky 
2006:  Steven Spinola 
2005:  Jerry I. Speyer 
2004:  Burton P. Resnick 
2003:  Leonard Litwin