The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings.
USGBC works toward its mission of market transformation through its LEED green building program, robust educational offerings, a nationwide network of chapters and affiliates, the annual Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, and advocacy in support of public policy that encourages and enables green buildings and communities.
The NYC Department of Buildings ensures the safe and lawful use of over 975,000 buildings and properties by enforcing the City's Building Code, Electrical Code, Zoning Resolution, New York State Labor Law and New York State Multiple Dwelling Law. Our main activities include performing plan examinations, issuing construction permits, inspecting properties, and licensing trades. We also issue Certificates of Occupancy and Place of Assembly permits. In all our activities, our focus is on safety, service and integrity.
Professional Women in Construction (PWC)
Founded in 1980, PWC is a national,non-profit 501(c)3 organization committed to advancing professional, entrepreneurial and managerial opportunities for women and other "non-traditional" populations in construction and related industries.
CoreNet Global New York City Chapter is committed to effectiveness within the corporate real estate sector, delivering a strategically integrated approach to workplace management and resources. Our organization’s more than 800 members represent corporate end-users and service providers from New York City’s largest publicly-held companies at the forefront of real estate planning, development and innovation, including Fortune 500 companies generating over $1 billion in annual revenue. As a division of CoreNet Global, the worlds’ leading association for corporate real estate and workplace professionals, service providers and economic developers, CoreNet NYC is part of an international network of over 8,000 members representing 70% of Fortune 100 companies.