Pictured from Left to Right, at the event, are: Adam Silver, vice president of IOREBA and managing director of Newmark Grubb Night Frank; Jim Kirkos, president and CEO of the Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce; Wayne Hasenbalg, president & CEO of the NJ Sports & Exposition Authority; and Marc Graham, 2013-2014 president of IOREBA and senior director of Cushman & Wakefield of NJ.
Wayne Hasenbalg, president & CEO of the NJ Sports & Exposition Authority (NJSEA) was the featured speaker at the event, "The Super Bowl's Impact & Its Opportunities for New Jersey."
"New Jersey is fortunate to have attracted several 'big' events to the state this year including WWE's WrestleMania, the return of the Miss America Pageant, and the Super Bowl, a proposed Formula One Grand Prix of America race, and the U.S. Special Olympic Games all in 2014," said Hasenbalg
One can only look at the projected $550 million economic impact to the region to understand just how important these events can be in generating opportunities for small and large businesses, suppliers of products and services and the tourism hospitality industry," Hasenbalg
"We are excited about the Super Bowl coming to New Jersey in February, and even more enthused about all of activity taking place here in the weeks leading up to the big game," said Marc Graham, 2013-2014 president of IOREBA and senior director of Cushman & Wakefield of NJ. "Hosting the big game, as reiterated by Mr. Hasenbalg
, will create many business opportunities, and we look forward to the positive results generated within the real estate community," he continued.