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Jack Rosenblum

Jack Rosenblum
Chairman

Jack Rosenblum founded The Rosenblum Companies and today serves as chief strategic advisor after 35+ years in the commercial real estate development business.

Born and raised in Cohoes, NY, he is a graduate of Albany College of Pharmacy. He founded an institutional pharmacy business in Rochester that quickly expanded to serve over 2,000 patients. To house his growing business, Mr. Rosenblum personally supervised the construction of a new building and leased surplus space to four other companies, thus beginning his career as a developer and commercial landlord. After selling his pharmaceutical business and relocating back to the Albany area, he began developing and managing real estate full time and founded Rosenblum Development Corporation in 1979.

Jack was the first to develop professional office space on the Washington Avenue Extension corridor in and proximate to what is now the company's Corporate Plaza location – an eight building complex – as well as Great Oaks Office Park, the premier outer metropolitan office park in the Capital Region. He is a licensed real estate broker and has been a hands-on participant in every single aspect of the business including site development, construction, leasing and property management.

Today, he and his wife divide their residency between Albany and South Florida. He enjoys golf, travel and spending time with his six grandchildren.

Seth Rosenblum

Seth Rosenblum
Chief Executive Officer

Seth Rosenblum has been responsible for day-to-day operations of The Rosenblum Companies since 2005, and presides over the expansion of the company's real estate development, property management, leasing, financial and asset management, and related activities. This includes The Rosenblum Companies' inaugural residential project, 17 Chapel, the first and only downtown luxury condominium building in the City of Albany. He is a licensed real estate broker and serves as principal broker for the firm.

Prior to joining The Rosenblum Companies, Seth managed a high-profile portfolio of Central Business District office buildings totaling 500,000+ square feet for Boston-based Paradigm Properties and its investors. He later transacted over $35 million in commercial leasing and sales in Cresa's Washington, DC area office.

Seth is a native of Albany and Guilderland, NY and holds a bachelor’s degree from Boston University School of Management with a concentration in Finance. He resides in Albany with his wife and four children. Outside of work and family time, he enjoys running, yoga, basketball and gardening. He serves on the Board of Directors of Congregation Beth Abraham-Jacob in Albany.

Jeffrey Mirel

Jeffrey Mirel
Executive Vice President

Jeff Mirel is a member of The Rosenblum Companies executive team and oversees business development, institutional and governmental affairs, strategic marketing and client relations, as well as advising on operational areas such as building system technology.

Previously, Jeff spent seven years as a senior manager at FirstLight Fiber (formerly Tech Valley Communications), initially implementing the company's municipal wireless broadband program. He subsequently directed Product Development, Enterprise Sales and Client Relations for a customer base of 750+ regional, national and global organizations. Jeff also founded Albany Barn, Inc. and lead the non-profit's successful efforts to establish a creative arts incubator and community art center by repurposing a 40,000+ square foot former school building in Albany into 22 live/work residences.

Jeff is a BSBA graduate of Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business (cum laude) and currently resides in Albany with his wife and young daughter. He has served on the City of Albany 2030 Comprehensive Plan Board, Arbor Hill Implementation Team, and Albany County District Attorney's Community Accountability Board. He is a 2011 Jefferson Award medalist, an Albany Business Review's 2010 "40 Under Forty," one of the Albany Times Union's 2009 "Dozen Who Make a Difference" and a Metroland Newsweekly's "Local Hero."

Main Office Staff

Christina DeLella

Christina DeLella
Finance and Administration Manager

Christina is responsible for property accounting, billing, bookkeeping, investor reporting and general administration.

She has over five years applied property accounting experience with local real estate firms including British American Development, and thirteen years total as a professional accountant. She holds a Masters of Science in Accounting from The College of Saint Rose.

Christina is an avid tennis player and also enjoys traveling, spending time outdoors and yoga.

Robert Gorman

Robert Gorman
Director of Project Management

Bob coordinates all aspects of building improvements and tenant fit-ups, including space planning, project estimating and bidding, contractor/sub oversight, permitting and compliance.

Bob holds a BSCE in Construction Management from The Ohio State University and was a project manager at Turner Construction Company, Bast Hatfield Construction and The Schuyler Companies in his accumulated 30+ year career. He has been with Rosenblum for 12 years.

He is a diehard Buckeyes fan, classic rock enthusiast and an avid sailor – he spends most weekends throughout the summer on Lake Champlain aboard his 31' foot sailboat.

William Henningson

William Henningson
Director of Property Management

Bill supervises day-to-day building operations, building engineering staff, predictive maintenance planning, risk management, and outside vendor relations.

Bill has over 25 years of commercial property management experience including senior positions with the Picotte Companies and Day & Zimmerman Facilities Services, and holds a Real Property Administrator designation from the Building Owners and Managers Institute (BOMI). He has been at Rosenblum for seven years.

He holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from SUNY New Paltz. Bill is originally from Mechanicville, NY and currently resides outside Saratoga Springs, where he enjoys outdoor activities with his family and following his children's collegiate sports activities.

Cheryl Stock

Cheryl Stock
Marketing & Client Relations Associate

Cheryl supports client engagement, marketing and outreach initiatives. Ms. Stock was most recently the Business Development Manager at the Downtown Albany Business Improvement District, where she worked with private business owners, developers, commercial real estate brokers, property managers, and public officials to implement strategies for retaining current stakeholders and attracting new.

Cheryl worked in commercial and residential real estate for six years, first as a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson and Client Care Manager for the Fraida Varah Real Estate Group, and then Sales and Marketing Manager for TL Metzger/HUNT Commercial Real Estate.

Cheryl received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. She is a competitive rower with the Albany Rowing Center as well as its past president, and serves on the City of Albany Waterfront Development Committee.

Building Engineering Staff

Our staff of in-house engineers are consummate professionals, and are always on-hand to take care of all of our tenants’ service requests, from work requests and technical needs to larger items that require coordination of staff and resources. Their emphasis is always on preventive maintenance and keeping our buildings running smoothly behind the scenes – keeping our tenants comfortable without service interruptions. When a service call is necessary, they are always happy to assist promptly and courteously.

Paul Bogarski

Paul Bogarski
Building Engineer

Paul, also known as ‘Doc,’ for his skill and jovial 'bedside' demeanor, has been a member of the The Rosenblum Companies property maintenance team for 12 years. Originally from Stuyvesant Falls, NY, Paul loves sports (especially baseball), pizza, and spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Russell Maher
Building Engineer

Russ has been with The Rosenblum Companies for 25 years. He holds an associate’s degree in horticulture and turf grass, and helps to oversee our landscaping programs. Russ is also a volunteer fireman, serving as a Fire Commissioner for over 13 years. He recently started a 501(c)(3) foundation called Supporting Each Rural Fire Department Foundation, Inc, with the goal of helping rural fire departments in New York State.

Idan Sasson

Randy Pobran
Building Engineer

Prior to joining The Rosenblum Companies in 2015 Randy spent more than 32 years in the newspaper industry, most recently as Circulation Operations and Facilities Manager at The Record / Saratogian. Originally from Cohoes, Randy now resides in Pittstown with his wife and three children. In his off time, he enjoys fishing, hunting and family activities.

Idan Sasson

Idan Sasson
Building Engineer

Idan joined The Rosenblum Companies in early 2011 initally to provide carpentry, technical and miscellaneous maintenance work at 17 Chapel during construction. Born in Israel, he has a background in residential construction and remodeling. He enjoys spending free time with his wife and two young children.

About The Rosenblum Companies
Our Corporate Offices
are located at:

300 Great Oaks Boulevard
Suite 310
Albany, NY 12203
To see office space available for lease, please visit our Available Spaces page.