Midtown Equities is a privately held real estate investment and development company that is headquartered in New York. The firm was founded by Joe Cayre who serves as Midtown Equities’ Chairman and leads the firm with his two sons, Jack and Michael Cayre. With a portfolio of more than 100 properties in the retail, office, residential, industrial and hospitality sectors, the firm actively acquires, develops and leases properties ranging from urban redevelopment projects to commercial centers. With a focus on prime retail properties, Midtown Equities maintains holdings in urban markets including New York, Washington D.C., Miami, Chicago and Los Angeles, as well as abroad.


HK Organization is a diversified real estate firm focused on operating and developing properties throughout the NY metropolitan area. HK Organization’s professional team combines many years of industry specific knowledge in all facets of real estate acquisition, development and management. With vast experience in adaptive reuse and converting existing structures as well as ground up construction, HK Organization has successfully developed several million square feet of residential, commercial and industrial products.


Rockwood Capital is a privately-held real estate investment firm with offices in White Plains, NY, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. Rockwood provides equity and debt capital for core, core-plus, value-add, and special situation real estate investment opportunities in key US markets. The firm manages more than $7.0 billion of office, retail, residential, hotel and mixed-use assets on behalf of over 90 public and private pension plans, endowments, foundations, insurance companies, and high net-worth families and individuals.


Perkins Eastman is a 750-person architecture, interior design, and planning firm founded in 1981 and is now one of the largest and most respected design organizations in the world. The firm prides itself on progressive and inventive design that meets client goals and enhances the human experience. Because of its depth and range, Perkins Eastman works seamlessly with developers and owners on assignments from niche buildings to complex projects that enrich whole communities. The firm provides award-winning design through its eight domestic offices and internationally through offices in the UAE, Ecuador, India, China, and Canada.


STUDIO V Architecture is committed to innovative architecture that connect contemporary design with urban culture. STUDIO V rapidly rose to prominence for its expertise in urban architecture, innovative waterfront master planning, the re-design of former industrial sites, and the integration of contemporary architecture with historic structures. Recent projects include the complete redesign of Macy’s historic Herald Square building, an extensive series of new public parks and sustainable residential communities that are transforming the Astoria waterfront, a major contemporary architectural addition to Yonkers Raceway, and recently, and the recent designation as architect to redesign the area surrounding the train station in Stamford, Connecticut.


Visualhouse is a creative agency focused on creating compelling brand stories for architecture, design and the built environment. Our clients inspire us: we work worldwide with leading architects, developers, designers and agencies on landmark schemes. Each project is unique, and to each we bring a fresh pair of eyes and a multi-disciplinary team skilled in 3D visualisation, graphic design, marketing, copywriting, branding, film and animation. With a formal background in architecture, we are able to deconstruct a project and find the most appropriate communication method to inform, persuade and engage target audiences.