2016 ACE Mentor Program’s Fall Cocktail Reception

The 2016 ACE Mentor Program of Greater New York’s Fall Cocktail Reception was held at Sony’s new corporate headquarters at 25 Madison Avenue on November 7. The event raised over $160,000 for ACE said Rose Reichman, who served on the event committee.

Patti Harris, founder and CEO Licensure LLC (l), with Rose Reichman and Nancy Coopersmith at the event. RFI is working with Licensure on marketing initiatives.

Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation Teacher-Scholar Symposium

The Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation 4th biennial Teacher-Scholar Symposium was held on October 28 at the New York Academy of Sciences. RFI has been working with the Foundation, which supports the advances in the chemical sciences since 2008.

RFI’s Nancy Coopersmith (l) and Rose Reichman at the Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation Teacher-Scholar Symposium.

RFI helps Loring Engineers celebrate 60th anniversary

October was a busy month for RFI. Loring Consulting Engineers celebrated their 60th anniversary with a celebration in NYC at The Glasshouses in Chelsea. Coordinated by RFI, the event topped a year of RFI marketing initiatives, including a new website. On November 1, the Loring website was recognized with a gold award in the digital media category from the MarCom Awards, an international competition for marketing and communications professionals.

(l to r) President Steve Kenah with Loring Scholarship Winner Andres Arango, a student at City College of New York; Chairman Emeritus Barry Maltz; and Chairman/CEO Mike DesRochers at the Loring 60th anniversary celebration.

New York Building Congress Leadership Luncheon

Rose Reichman with New York City School Construction Authority President Lorraine Grillo (l) and Joe Aliotta, Principal and Studio Leader at Perkins Eastman, on May 18, 2016, at the New York Building Congress Leadership Luncheon.

James Storey, Senior Account Executive, Commercial Observer, with Nancy Coopersmith.

RFI wins award for branding WorkSmartNY

RFI has received recognition as a 2016 gold winner for the branding of New York State Department of Transportation’s new DBE orientation program—WorkSmartNY. The award was given by the prestigious 2016 Hermes Award Competition.

RFI on team for New Jersey’s Rebuild by Design, New Meadowlands Project

As a subconsultant to an engineering team, RFI is providing public outreach services for the first phase of the Rebuild by Design New Meadowlands Project: Feasibility Study, Environmental Impact Statement, Design and Construction Administration Services, for the NJ Department of Treasury and the NJ Department of Environmental Protection. This $150 million flood mitigation project in the Pilot 1 area of northern New Jersey encompasses portions of the towns of Moonachie, Little Ferry, South Hackensack, Carlstadt and Teterboro. RFI’s scope of work includes branding, print and electronic announcements, ads and newsletters in English and Spanish, and support for the public meetings as part of the EIS process.

New branding, website for growing tech company

RFI recently unveiled a new brand identity and website for Moo IT Solutions, an up-and-coming company offering high-level technology consulting, managed IT and cloud services. With specialties in the construction and automotive industry, Moo IT’s goal was to be perceived as the cost-effective tech expert that serves clients’ needs, whether it’s offering turnkey support or supplementing a company’s in-house department. RFI created a memorable new logo, look, positioning and website that successfully communicate these objectives and ensure all eyes are on Moo IT. (www.mooit.com)


RFI designs NAC’s new website

The National Academy of Construction (NAC) is a select organization of industry leaders whose professional careers demonstrate outstanding contributions to the engineering and construction industry. Established in 2000, the National Academy of Construction today has over 150 distinguished members from every segment of the industry—owners, contractors, government, the legal profession, communications, and academia. RFI was selected to redesign NAC’s website which was launched at the organization’s 2015 annual meeting in October. The clean, modern design website utilizes WordPress and one of the most advanced theme system available. The site features full member profiles, member portfolio/project galleries and an online election process. www.naocon.org