Board of Directors

 

Welcome to the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce!  

We are happy to announce that Ana Oliveira and Gil Cygler will be assuming the position of Co-Chairs of the Brooklyn Chamber. Ana, Market Executive at Investors Bank is an experienced financial professional and brings extensive management expertise and true understanding of our communities. Ana has been an active member of the Executive Committee and Chamber Board. Ana and Investors Bank have been strong supporters of many of the Chamber’s programs. Gil Cygler, President of Glade Claim Management has been a long-standing and extremely active and supportive Chamber member for nearly three decades. Gil has run a number of businesses within Brooklyn and has been the Co-Chair of our Government Affairs Committee and spearheaded our Chamber On The Go program and Brooklyn Night in Albany. 


BROOKLYN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, INC.
 

OFFICERS

CO-CHAIR
Ana Oliveira, Market Executive, Investors Bank

CO-CHAIR

Gil Cygler, President, Glade Claim Management

ACTING PRESIDENT
Rick Russo, Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce              

TREASURER
Pasquale Patrone, CohnReznick 

SECRETARY
Susan Doban, Doban Architecture     

 

DIRECTORS

Penda Aiken, Penda Aiken, Inc.

Michelle J. Anderson, Brooklyn College

Charles Archer, The Thrive Network                    

Gina Argento, Broadway Stages                                      

Lisa Bing, Bing Consulting Group, Inc.

Donald R. Boomgaarden, St. Joseph’s College

Elaine Brodsky, North Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce

Eladia Causil-Rodriquez, Eladia’s Kids

Kendall Christiansen, NY Congregational Community Services

Ofer Cohen, TerraCRG                                        

Rudolph Crew, Medgar Evers College                              

Gil Cygler, Fleet Coverage                        

David DeSanti, Consolidated Edison

David Ehrenberg, Brooklyn Navy Yard                                                            

Reza Fakhari, Kingsborough Community College

Colvin W. Grannum, Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corp.        

Maggie Gu, Park Asia Restaurant

Dozier Hasty, Brooklyn Daily Eagle                                  

Andrew H. Kimball, Industry City     

Joseph J. Lhota, NYU Langone Medical Center

Richard S. Liebowitz, NY Methodist Hospital              

Sayar Lonial, NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Trish Martin, Halstead Properties

Miguel Martinez-Saenz, St. Francis College

Renee McClure, National Grid                                                                                          

Peter M. Meyer, TD Bank                                 

Paul Michels, Cullen & Dykman                                              

Edward O'Donnell, JPMorgan Chase

Ana Oliveira, Investors Bank                                                               

Juan Perez, Highbrid Media                                                                          

Josephine Savastano, Wells Fargo

Elizabeth Segal, AT&T                                                         

Thomas Sorrentino, PKF O'Connor Davies                                     

Dominick Stanzione, Brookdale Hospital and Medical Center

Kevin M. Thompson, ExxonMobil                    

Jed Walentas, Two Trees Management Co.

Anthony E. Woods, Empire BlueCross BlueShield Amerigroup    

 

PAST CHAIRS

Peter M. Meyer
Daniel Holt
David J. Manning
Alan H. Fishman
Patrick J. Fallon
Craig Matthews
Robert B. Catell
Philip F. Stenger

 

BROOKLYN ALLIANCE, INC.

 

OFFICERS

CO-CHAIR
Ana Oliveira, Market Executive, Investors Bank

CO-CHAIR

Gil Cygler, President, Glade Claim Management

ACTING PRESIDENT
Rick Russo, Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce    

TREASURER
Pasquale Patrone, CohnReznick 

SECRETARY
Susan Doban, Doban Architecture     

 

DIRECTORS

Steve Cohen, Brooklyn Baseball Company                                    

Patrick Dugan, Cushman and Wakefield

Thomas Early

Louie Liu, Brooklyn Community Improvement Association                          

Ben Margolis, Southwest Brooklyn Industrial Development Corporation

Josh Meltzer, Airbnb

Jason A. Muss, Muss Development Company

Regina Myer, Downtown Brooklyn Partnership

Antonia Yuille-Williams, Con Edison

Rick Zimmerman, TD Bank

 

BROOKLYN ALLIANCE CAPITAL, INC. 

 

OFFICERS

CO-CHAIR
Ana Oliveira, Market Executive, Investors Bank

CO-CHAIR

Gil Cygler, President, Glade Claim Management

ACTING PRESIDENT
Rick Russo, Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce    

TREASURER
Pasquale Patrone, CohnReznick 

SECRETARY
Susan Doban, Doban Architecture     

 

DIRECTORS

Richard Dodson, HSBC

Bryan Doxford, New York Business Development Corporation                                 

Maggie Gu, Park Asia Restaurant

Louie Liu, Brooklyn Community Improvement Association

Juan Perez, Highbrid Media                         

Joseph Pellegrino, TD Bank 

Craig J. Ratigan, Investors Bank

Andrew Walcott, Fusion East Restaurant