model for the firm throughout the 750apartments that she oversees. Whilestreamlining resident communications,improving resident retention andexpanding temporary accommodationservices, Flores excels at fostering herindustry network to benefit the firm andits clients. She has elevated business relationships with low-income housing providers and LGBTQ housing advocates tofurther assist residents and communitymembers with particular needs.
Noam Franklin’s career has taken himfrom Toronto to London to Abu Dhabito New York in less than a decade. In2007, without a job offer, Franklinmoved from Canada to the Middle East,where he worked for leading real estateinstitutions for seven years before moving to the US and receiving his master’sdegree in real estate development fromColumbia University. He then foundedthe boutique capital advisory firm,Central Park Capital Partners. Through his unconventionalapproach to deal-making and deep international relationships,Franklin sold his firm to Berkadia in 2019. As managing directorand head of Eastern US, Franklin leads the joint-venture equityand structured capital group at Berkadia. Working closely withBerkadia’s various service lines to fulfill clients’ needs across thecapital stack, Franklin diligently pairs clients with ideal sources ofcapital for projects throughout US markets.
Gaining interest in the industry duringan internship at a commercial real estatefirm as an undergrad, Sheena Gohilfounded Boston University’s real estateclub before establishing her careerthrough various leadership roles.Serving as one of few Indian womenworking in tenant representation brokerage within New York City, Gohil provides relevant, customized, data-drivensolutions for clients. As ColliersInternational’s executive director, she currently oversees activitiesfor two million square feet, while working with a wide variety ofclients as a versatile industry expert. In addition to serving asCoreNet Global’s NYC chapter chair, Gohil was recognized as oneof the top ten professionals within Collier’s top 10% in 2019, aswell as the youngest and only woman in the group.
NEWMARK KNIGHT FRANK
After serving as a founding partner of HFF San Francisco,Steven Golubchik transitioned to Newmark Knight Frank in
2016 and has since established the firm’s institutional capital
markets platform within the Bay Area.
As vice chairman and head of capital
markets for Northern California,
Golubchik has spearheaded the
office’s growth and recruitment,
expanding it from three brokers to
nearly 40 while surpassing $7 billion
in volume annually. He has ranked as
Newmark Knight Frank’s No. 1 San
Francisco broker and its top two bro-
ker for Northern California, in addi-
tion to serving on the firm’s national
capital markets executive committee,
and its Northern California steering committee. Throughout
his career, Golubchik has closed more than $25 billion in
Selecting a career in commercial realestate due to its impact on companies’workforce, culture and overall success,Mike Griffin now serves as a talentedbroker, as well as a prominent civic activist. As SVP and market leader for SavillsTampa, Griffin oversees local brokerageand consulting practices, while executing strategies and recruitment to growthe firm’s prominence within the area.Griffin advises occupier clientele, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to all levels of government, onintegrated solutions. Within recent years, his efforts have resultedin more $75 million in savings for clients, and throughout hiscareer he has completed transactions totaling more than sevenmillion square feet. With clients such as the State of Florida andthe State of Georgia, Griffin served as the youngest chairman inthe history of the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce board ofdirectors.
With an impressive track-record, ChiHathiramani has participated in morethan $2 billion in transactions throughout his career, in addition to previouslyfacilitating numerous mergers andacquisitions that led to the $8 billionmerger that formed JBG Smith.Hathiramani now leads Casoro Group’sinvestment strategy, acquisitions, assetmanagement, capital raising and investor relation functions as chief investment officer. While participating in substantial acquisitionsacross various asset classes, Hathiramani is deeply committed tobettering homes and bettering lives. Seeking opportunities thatoffer value, with the lifetime goal to serve others, Hathiramaniutilizes his industry expertise in creating and shaping the firm’ssocial impact program, which provides commercial real estateeducation and experience to offer opportunities in underservedcommunities.