First Economic Development Forum Hosted By The CB8 Economic Development Committee

First Economic Development Forum
Investing in Prospect Heights, Crown Heights and Weeksville
Date: April 24, 2014
Time: 12 noon until 6pm

Venue: 1000 Dean Street, Brooklyn, NY 11238

Real Estate, Opportunities and Investment in Community Board 8

  • Chris Havens, Apts & Lofts
  • Barbara Brown-Allen of Douglas Elliman
  • Cassandra Smith, Atlantic Avenue Industrial Center/Greenpoint Manufacturing and Design Center
  • Jonathan Berman, Investment Sales Professional, Ariel Management
  • Dave Hanold, Vice President, New York Business Development Corporation

Expanding our Culture Assets in Crown Heights

  • Tia Powell Harris, Weeksville Heritage Center
  • Philip Hawkins, President, Friends of Brower Park
  • Hanne Tienney, Five Myles
  • Andrew Steininger, Vice President, Economic Development, Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce
  • Regine Roumain, Haiti Cultural Exchange

Local Business Owners Speak: Challenges, Rewards, Advice

  • Albano Ballerini, Owner, Amorina, Aliseo, and The Classon
  • Kwhame Gittens, Owner, Docklands
  • Toly Dubuinsky, Franklin Park
  • Kim Ellison, Brave Insurance Consultants, Inc

Financial Literacy Workshop

For Information:
Phone: 718-467-5574 and