Cushman and Wakefield Future Leaders Group hosted a basketball tournament fundraiser honoring the former C&W Vice Chairman, Glenn Markman at Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn. The event attracted 300 guests and 64 players from commercial real estate firms in and around NYC. Included in the day’s activities were a 3-on- 3 tournament comprised of 16 teams, a 3 point competition and a half court challenge. The players and fans were sporting branded merchandise designed by Braha Marketing. Sponsors of the event included Cushman and Wakefield, Boston Properties, Rudin Management’s Dock 72, Wharton Properties, Crown Acquisitions, Tishman Speyer, Jamestown’s Industry City, Forest City Ratner, Empire State Realty Trust, RXR Realty, JT Magen, Secor Asset Management, Young Men and Women’s Real Estate Association, and The Barclay’s Center, as well as many personal supporters.
“This is the ideal event to celebrate Glenn, because it combines his passion for Brooklyn, basketball and bringing people together. Whether it was for his kids’ teams or his beloved Brooklyn Nets, Glenn could always be seen and heard cheering from the stands,” said Jan Testori-Markman, Glenn’s wife.