Monthly Archives: June 2014

Spotlight: Monica Jindia

As part of an ongoing series of interviews with leading members of ULI Philadelphia, meet our Chair for Mission Advancement and Vice President for Business Development at Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company. How long have you been a ULI member? I have been a member since 2005 and serve in this region on the Advisory Board, the Management & Governance Committee, the Women’s Leadership Council and the Young Leaders Council. Nationally, I serve on the Programming Committee and Women’s Leadership Initiative Steering Committee and the Next 100 Formation Committee. How has being a ULI member benefitted you? I came into the industry … Read More

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ULI Philadelphia Awards For Excellence in the News

Check out all of the press that the ULI Philadelphia Willard G. Rouse III Awards for Excellence has received: PIDC– 12 PIDC Projects Named Finalists in Urban Land Institute Philadelphia’s Inaugural Willard G. Rouse Awards Greater Reading Economic Partnership– Local Firm and School District win ULI Philadelphia Excellence Award Reading School District – Amanda Stout Wins ULI Philadelphia Excellence Award Street Insider– Lancaster County Convention Center and Marriot Hotel Recognized as Philadelphia ULI Awards Winners News on 6 – Project HOME’s JBJ Soul Homes Development Receives Inaugural 2014 ULI Award … Read More

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Nine Projects Recognized For Award Named After Bill Rouse

Sister Cities Park, Lenfest Hall and Paseo Verde were among the nine projects named winners for the inaugural Willard G.“Bill” Rouse III Awards for Excellence. Read the full story by the Philadelphia Business Journal here.

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Nine “Exemplary” Projects Win ULI Philadelphia Inaugural Willard G. “Bill” Rouse Awards for Excellence

Philadelphia, PA– June 19, 2014 – Urban Land Institute Philadelphia (ULI Philadelphia), a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities, is pleased to announce nine winners for its inaugural Willard G. “Bill” Rouse III Awards for Excellence. The winners were announced at a cocktail reception at the Ballroom at the Ben in Philadelphia on June 18. ULI Philadelphia received 57 nominations of projects in Eastern and Central Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey and Delaware which were completed within … Read More

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Eduardo Guzman named SBA 2014 Minority Small Business Person of the Year

Congratulations to ULI Member Eduardo Guzman for being named U.S. Small Business Administration’s 2014 New Jersey Minority Small Business Person of the Year.  In making the announcement, SBA’s New Jersey District Director Al Titone said that Guzman was selected for the award based on a criteria that includes an increase in number of employees; an increase in company sales and financial strength; innovativeness of product/service the firm offers its clients; and the company’s involvement in charitable endeavors.   “Eduardo Guzman and DCM Architecture & Engineering were literally on the brink of … Read More

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ULI Philadelphia Awards Two 2014 Future Leaders Scholarships in the Delaware Valley

Local students Brett Peanasky and Meghan Spurlock recognized for their future leadership in sustainable land use Philadelphia, PA –June 6, 2014 – Urban Land Institute Philadelphia (ULI Philadelphia), a non-profit organization dedicated to providing leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities, has announced that Brett Peanasky and Meghan Spurlock have been named the 2014 recipients of the ULI Future Leaders Scholarship.  Created by ULI Philadelphia’s Young Leaders Group, the scholarship is awarded annually to a graduate student ($4,000) and an undergraduate student ($2,500) … Read More

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Spotlight:  Bill Hankowsky

This month ULI Philadelphia spotlights Bill Hankowsky, President, Chairman and CEO of Liberty Property Trust, for its leadership in our inaugural Awards for Excellence honoring the legacy of Bill Rouse. Bill Hankowsky will be speaking at the June 18th reception where the award winners will be announced. What has being a ULI member done for you professionally or personally?   ULI has been a tremendous asset to Liberty because it focuses on the real estate community as a whole. The organization is very active in working to improve the profession, the … Read More

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