The Mann Foundation held its the 5th Annual Mann of the Year Awards, an event honoring the superstars from Wall Street, Real Estate, and Fashion. The Mann of the Year Awards, as they are called, in honor of founder, publisher Jeff Mann, pay tribute to individuals who go out of their way to provide excellent service to clients as well as the community. This year the Awards were held at one of New York’s most beautiful venues Cipriani 42nd Street
ESPN SportsCenter anchor Linda Cohn was the presenter having received the prestigious Woman of the Year at last year’s gala. Honored were award winning NBC journalist Dawn Fratangelo as “Women in the Year; Dr. Larry Rosenthal, The Rosenthal Apa Group as “New Yorker of the Year”:; Mann of the Year Awards also went to Bruce Gomberg of Amper, Politziner & Mattia for Apparel; Cory G. Zelnik of Zelnik & Company LLC for Commercial Real Estate; Investment Management Group, at Schulte, Roth & Zebel LLP and R. Douglas Rice of R.D. Rice for Residential Real Estate.
As always, the gala benefited the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC) at Mount Sinai.