Gary Rudoren has joined Spector Group, an architecture and design firm in New York as project manager.
Scott Francisco has joined HLW International, a multidisciplinary design firm as director of discovery for the firms expansion of its Discovery practice in the New York office.
Neil Skidell has joined Par Green Solutions as managing director.
Anthony Spiros, Tiffany Wilson and Renee D. Zimmerman have joined Iconik Enterprises, LLC, a real estate firm based in New York as associates.
Michael H. Rothstein has joined Iconik Enterprises, LLC as director of business development at its Manhattan office.
Ray Walsh has joined Donnelly Sustainable Energy Services, the energy efficiency and consulting services division of Donnelly Mechanical as energy engineer.
Norman Zeller has been promoted by Swig Equities from vice president to senior vice president and director of property management.
Joe Caraciolo has been promoted by Swig Equities to vice president and director of engineering and construction services.
HONORS AND APPOINTMENTS
Jay Badame, president and COO of Tishman Corporation of New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania has become the new chairman of The Regional Alliance for Small Contractors, a construction industry organization that trains, promotes and supports the development of small, minority and women-owned construction and related businesses.
Dennis Poon, managing principal of Thornton Tomasetti has been named one of the 50 Outstanding Asian Americans in Business for 2010 by the Asian American Business Development Center, an organization that annually celebrates Asian American entrepreneurs and business professionals.
Anthony Mallozzi, a Senior Project Mana-ger with Heritage Mechanical Services and Thomas Cahill, a Project Manager with Heritage Mechanical Services have received accreditation from the U.S. Green Building Council as Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design professionals.
Dr. Paul Grosser, President of P.W. Grosser Consulting located in Bohemia, New York was honored with the 2010 Engineer of the Year award by the New York State Society of Professional Engineers.
Paul K. Boyce, Vice President of P.W. Grosser Consulting has been appointed as president of the American Council of Engineering Companies Long Island Chapter.
Colliers International has launched its Tri-State Life Science Practice Group to handle leasing, investment sales and dispositions in the life science sector throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.
SLAM has opened an office in downtown Syracuse at The Bentley Settle Building located at 120 Walton Street. It is the fourth national office for the design firm.
Plaza Construction Corporation of New York has announced that it will open a permanent office in Arlington, Virginia. The new office will be located at 2200 Clarendon Boulevard and serve projects in the Washington, DC and Baltimore metropolitan areas.
Schirmer Engineering is joining its White Plains, New York office with its parent company, Aon at Aon Risk Services in Stamford, Connecticut. New contact information is Schirmer Engineering, an Aon company, 1600 Summer Street, 6th Floor, Stamford, Connecticut 06905.
Nontraditional Employment for Women recently announced the launch of the NEW Signature Projects Program which targets high profile, large scale New York City construction projects as signature projects with stated goals for tradeswomen hours participation.