NYC & Company Board of Directors


NYC & Company Board of Directors

Emily Rafferty, Chairman
President Emeritus, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Charles Flateman, Vice Chairman
Vice President of Marketing, The Shubert Organization

Fred Dixon, President & CEO
NYC & Company

Executive Committee

Andrew Bodziak – Marriott International

Zachary Carter – New York City Law Department

Vijay Dandapani – Hotel Association of NYC

Tom Finkelpearl – NYC Department of Cultural Affairs

Joel Fisher – Madison Square Garden

Ellen Futter – American Museum of Natural History

Alicia Glen – Office of the Mayor

Maneesh K. Goyal – MKG

Gail Grimmett – Tzell Travel Group/Elite Travel Division

Margaret Honey – New York Hall of Science

Hervé Houdré – InterContinental New York Barclay

Melinda Katz – Queens Borough President

Lynn Kelly – New Yorkers for Parks

David Keys – Hilton Worldwide New York

Patti Lee

Lisa Linden – LAK Public Relations, Inc.

Spencer Means – Corcoran Realty

Julie Menin – NYC Mayor's Office of Media & Entertainment

Scott Nadeau – New York Marriott Marquis

Tracy Nieporent – Myriad Restaurant Group

James Patchett – NYC Economic Development Corporation

Marcus Samuelsson – Marcus Samuelsson Group

Charlotte St. Martin – The Broadway League

Alan Steel – Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York

Tim Tompkins – Times Square Alliance

Nick Valenti – Patina Restaurant Group

Peter Ward – NY Hotel & Motel Trades Council

Gerri Warren Merrick – Warren Merrick Communications

Lloyd A. Williams – Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce

Jack Withiam, Jr. – Event Services and Management, LLC

Tim Zagat – Zagat Survey

Board of Directors

Wilma Alonso – Fordham Road BID

Gina Argento – Broadway Stages

David Berliner – Brooklyn Museum

Jaclyn Bernstein – Empire Force Events

Daniel Boockvar – NFL Experience

Michael Burke – Statue Cruises

Judith Byrd – Byrd Retail Group

John Calvelli – Wildlife Conservation Society

Frank Castronovo – Frankie's Spuntino

Susan Chin – Design Trust for Public Space

Harry Coghlan – ClearChannel Outdoor, New York Division

Michael Cogswell – Louis Armstrong House Museum

Joseph Daniels – McKinsey & Company

Keith Douglas – KD&CO, Inc.

Mary Farrell – Top of the Rock Observation Deck & Rockefeller Center

Mike Fiorentino – Manhattan Center Studios

Rick Friedberg – Liberty Connections, Ltd.

Scott Goldsmith – Intersection Media LLC

Eric Gordon – Beyond Times Square

Caroline Hirsch – Carolines on Broadway

Huntley Lawrence – Port Authority of NY & NJ

Kerry Mack – Highgate Hotels, New York Area

Erika Mallin – Signature Theatre Company

Susan Marenoff-Zausner – Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum

Mark Marmurstein – Twin America

Fernando Mateo – La Marina

Mitchell B. Modell – Modell's Sporting Goods

Anthony Napoli – Briggs, Inc., a DMC Network Company

Richard Nicotra – The Nicotra Group, LLC

Travis Noyes – New York Wheel/Empire Outlets

Patricia Ornst – Delta Air Lines

Jonelle Procope – Apollo Theater Foundation

Laura Raicovich – Queens Museum

Anthony Ramirez II – The Bronx Beer Hall

Frances Resheske – Con Edison

Taryn Sacramone – Queens Theatre

Andreas Sappok – Imagine Communications

Jorge Daniel Veneciano

Tren'ness Woods-Black – Sylvia's "Soul Food" Restaurant

Kathy Wylde – Partnership for New York City

Brett Yormark – Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center


Eric Adams – Brooklyn Borough President

Daniel A. Biederman – 34th Street Partnership

Gale Brewer – Manhattan Borough President

Wellington Z. Chen – Chinatown Partnership Local Development Corporation

Ruben Diaz Jr. – Bronx Borough President

Sandra Garcia Betancourt – Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling

Maria Hinojosa – The Futuro Group

Jukay Hsu – Coalition for Queens

Meera Joshi – Taxi & Limousine Commission

Larcelia Kebe – Harlem, Your Way! Tours

Jessica Lappin – Downtown Alliance

Melissa Mark-Viverito – New York City Council

Regina Myer – Downtown Brooklyn Partnership

Daniel Nigro – New York City Fire Department

James Oddo – Staten Island Borough President

James P. O'Neill – New York Police Department

Alicia Pierro – Big Apple Greeter

Mitchell Silver – Department of Parks and Recreation

Francis Tedesco – Academy Bus Tours