Frumkin will join a select group of renowned commercial and residential real estate professionals to set the course for the new progressive academic center.
North Brunswick, New Jersey (June 1, 2015) – The Center for Real Estate at Rutgers Business School, a rising academic program positioned to transform and inspire the next generation of real estate leaders, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mitchell H. Frumkin, PE, RS, CGP, of Kipcon to its Advisory Board.
The Center for Real Estate at Rutgers Business School is predicated on its ability to bring together the real estate industry’s brightest and most influential executives to interact with students and set the academic course for the Center. Advisory Board members were carefully selected and represent a diverse group of leaders in a variety of fields related to the real estate industry. As a member of the Center’s Advisory Board, Frumkin will serve as a vital conduit of information, knowledge and best practices, fostering productive discussion among students, industry peers, government and academia. Members of the Advisory Board share a common goal of fostering productive discussion in order to advance the study of real estate and to meet the evolving needs of a diverse student population by providing real-world experiences and collegial access to the top minds in real estate.
“We are going to rely on our Advisory Board members to bring practical and real world knowledge and experiences from every sector of our industry into our Center with the goal of providing the most advanced and innovative curriculum and the most important and timely research available for real estate,” said Morris A. Davis, the Paul V. Profeta Chair and Academic Director of the Center for Real Estate at Rutgers Business School. “The consolidation and dissemination of this knowledge will serve as a focal point for addressing New Jersey’s, and subsequently the country’s, difficult and complex business and real estate issues, and will inspire the next generation of real estate leaders.
“I am both thrilled and honored to be a member of the Advisory Board, as part of the monumental addition of The Center for Real Estate at Rutgers Business School,” said Frumkin. “This will be a wonderful opportunity for students to gain a wealth of knowledge from professionals in the field and for the Advisory Board members to disseminate that information to the future professionals in the real estate field.”
To learn more about the Advisory Board for the Center for Real Estate at Rutgers Business School please visit www.business.rutgers.edu/cres. Stay connected by following the Center for Real Estate at Rutgers Business School on Twitter at: @RutgersCRE or like and follow the Center on Facebook at www.facebook.com/RutgersBusinessCRE.
Kipcon was founded in 1986 by Mitchell H. Frumkin, PE, RS, CGP. The firm is comprised of licensed engineers, LEED professionals and building analysis experts of all disciplines including a licensed architect. Frumkin is a Licensed Professional Engineer in eighteen (18) states and holds the Community Associations Institute‘s (CAI) Reserve Specialist (RS) designation. In addition, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) named him a Certified Green Professional (CGP). A recognized industry expert, Frumkin is a frequent speaker, writer and committee member on the state and national levels for the CAI, NAHB, and many other professional organizations.
Frumkin is also a member of the American Arbitration Association (AAA). The AAA has been a global leader in conflict management since 1926. As a not-for profit, public service organization committed to alternative dispute resolution, the AAA provides services to individuals and organizations who wish to resolve conflicts out of court.
For more information about Kipcon Inc, please visit www.kipcon.com.
About The Center for Real Estate at Rutgers Business School
The Center for Real Estate at Rutgers Business School was established in 2014 as a rising academic program positioned to transform and inspire the next generation of real estate leaders. The Center’s Advisory Board is comprised of the most knowledgeable and successful real estate professionals, in both academic study and in real world practice, and is dedicated to creating and cultivating a collaborative community of industry thought leaders. The Center for Real Estate is establishing and pioneering cross-disciplinary programs around two fundamental real estate challenges – supply chain/industrial real estate and public policy/urban redevelopment – in collaboration with established and renowned Centers already in place at Rutgers University.
About Rutgers Business School
Rutgers Business School–Newark and New Brunswick is an integral part of one of the nation’s oldest, largest, and most distinguished institutions of higher learning: Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, founded 1766. Today, Rutgers Business School is educating more than 6,500 undergraduate and graduate students at two main campuses in New Jersey as well as satellite locations in Jersey City, Madison, and Singapore. Rutgers has been recognized as providing one of the best return-on-investments in the country for undergraduate students in both Newark (Washington Monthly) and New Brunswick (The Economist). Rutgers MBA program is ranked #7 for the employment rate of its graduates three months after graduation and it was ranked the #39 Part-Time MBA program nationwide according to U.S. News & World Report. The Rutgers Executive MBA program is also highly ranked globally by the Financial Times, Bloomberg Businessweek and Wall Street Journal. Established in 1929 and accredited continuously since 1941 by AACSB International, Rutgers Business School is supported by a network of more than 40,000 alumni.