A Salute to Related
June 14, 2007
The National Building Museum recognized Related, an industry-leading fully-integrated real estate development firm, for the company’s positive and significant contribution to the built environment at its exclusive Honor Award gala on June 14, 2007. Held in the Great Hall, the event was attended by industry leaders in architecture, development, construction, and real estate. Chairman and CEO of Related Companies Stephen M. Ross and Chairman of The Related Group Jorge M. Perez accepted the award. Founder and partner of Robert A.M. Stern Architects Robert A.M. Stern; New York City’s Deputy Mayor for Economic Development and Rebuilding Daniel L. Doctoroff; Time Warner Center architect David M. Childs, FAIA, of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP; and Bernardo Fort-Brescia, architect and principal of Arquitectonica presented tributes at the ceremony.
Related was honored for their promotion of architecture and design excellence in new development; their commitment to high-profile, transformative urban mixed-use projects; their leadership in the creation and management of affordable housing across the nation; and their legacy of innovative business strategies that have become models for economic development and community revitalization.
The National Building Museum’s Honor Award was instituted in 1986 to recognize individuals and organizations that have made important contributions to our nation’s built environment. Annually, recipients are selected from a wide variety of backgrounds to call attention to the many factors that determine the form and quality of our built world.
Sponsorship and Tickets
Sponsorship of the Honor Award gala allows the National Building Museum to continue to teach and inspire hundreds of thousands of people annually about the world we build for ourselves. Our exhibitions, education programs, publications, and community outreach helps to illuminate the importance of building arts and sciences.
Heralded as one of the most prolific and visionary developers in the country, Related is a fully integrated real estate firm with divisions specializing in development, acquisitions, finance, property management and sales. Founded in 1972, Related has grown to include offices and major developments in New York, Miami, Chicago, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Boston, overseen by a team of more than 2,000 professionals. For more about Related, please visit www.related.com.