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Miles Berger, Chairman of the Berger Organization, to be Honored by UNCF Newark at Annual Masked Ball

NEWARK, N.J., May 16, 2017 - Miles Berger, chairman of the Berger Organization, will be honored for his support of Newark residents and the future of the city and its youth, at the fifth annual UNCF Masked Ball. The event, presented by New Jersey Area office, raises funds to send deserving minority students to college. The event will be held on June 22, 2017 at 6 p.m. in the Tri-State Ballroom of the Robert Treat Hotel, 50 Park Place in Newark.

MAYOR RAS J. BARAKA, CITY OF NEWARK, AND THE BERGER ORGANIZATION TO HOST 30th ANNUAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE ON TUESDAY, MAY 2, AT 11 A.M., AT ROBERT TREAT HOTEL, 50 PARK PLACE

Newark, NJ -- April 28, 2017 - Mayor Ras J. Baraka, the Berger Organization, and the Newark Holocaust Remembrance Committee will host the City of Newark's 30th Annual Holocaust Remembrance, on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Robert Treat Hotel, located at 50 Park Place, in Newark's Downtown. This year's observance will once again involve Newark Public Schools and Catholic School students who are studying the Holocaust as part of their curriculum. The hotel is located in the City's Downtown.

Berger Organization Acquires Iconic Office Tower in Newark, N.J.

NEWARK, N.J., March 13, 2017 - Berger Organization, a diversified real estate company based in Newark, N.J. has announced its acquisition of 33 Washington Street, a 450,000-square-foot, 18-story office tower located in downtown Newark. The property was built for Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield and is now multi-tenanted by leading companies.

Artie Wassif Joins Robert Treat Hotel & Conference Center as Director of Sales
Hospitality Professional Shares Commitment to Newark's Future with New Employer, Berger Organization

NEWARK, N.J., February 15, 2017 – As the Robert Treat Hotel prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary, the landmark property in downtown Newark is undergoing extensive renovations to its banquet and meeting facilities. In tandem with the "new" Robert Treat Hotel is its new director of sales, Artie Wassif, an industry veteran who shares a commitment to Newark's future with his new employer, Berger Organization, which owns and manages the hotel.

JerseyDigs.com - Berger Organization Planning Griffith Building Revival, Hotel Opening

December 13, 2016 - For any city to truly experience a balanced revitalization, significant property owners need to be willing to make investments. For too long, Newark's Downtown was pockmarked with vacant relics of the city's heyday, but a few local developers have been turning that narrative around in recent years.

NJ.com - TRYP by Windham

Newark is the latest location for a TRYP by Wiyndham Hotel, an internal makeover of the historic St. Francis Hotel building on East Park Street, due for completion in 2017 by the Berger Organization.

Company Proposes Casino in Newark if Expansion OK'd

October 23, 2016 - Newark, NJ - Add Newark to the list of potential sites for a casino if New Jerseyans approve a referndum next month.

New York citybizlist.com - Berger Organization Supports Bringing Casino Gambling to Newark

October 16, 2016 - Newark, NJ - In November, New Jersey residents will cast their votes on a referendum that proposes bringing Atlantic City-style casinos to two northern New Jersey counties. Miles Berger, chairman and COO of The Berger Organization, believes that Newark should be one of the locations; he has been encouraging people to vote "yes" on November 8 with a digital billboard atop one of his buildings in downtown Newark and with a banner at a property he owns on Broad Street.

Philadelphia citybizlist.com - Berger Organization Supports Bringing Casino Gambling to Newark

October 16, 2016 - Newark, NJ - In November, New Jersey residents will cast their votes on a referendum that proposes bringing Atlantic City-style casinos to two northern New Jersey counties. Miles Berger, chairman and COO of The Berger Organization, believes that Newark should be one of the locations; he has been encouraging people to vote "yes" on November 8 with a digital billboard atop one of his buildings in downtown Newark and with a banner at a property he owns on Broad Street.

Berger Organization Supports Bringing Casino Gambling to Newark
Real Estate Developer Encourages the Public to Vote "Yes" on Bringing Casino Gambling to New Jersey's Largest City

NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 13, 2016 – In November, New Jersey residents will cast their votes on a referendum that proposes bringing Atlantic City-style casinos to two northern New Jersey counties. Miles Berger, chairman and COO of The Berger Organization, believes that Newark should be one of the locations; he has been encouraging people to vote "yes" on November 8 with a digital billboard atop one of his buildings in downtown Newark and with a banner at a property he owns on Broad Street.

New Jersey Business - Newark Celebrates 350 Years
Partners help overcome stigma of 1967 riots in state's largest city

August 2016 – Standing on the corner of Broad Street and Prudential Drive during the middle of a summer workweek, one sees the thriving cith Newark has become. On the sidewalks, diverse populations are walking to or from their jobs, whether in corporate highrise office buildings or smaller retail shops that line the city's main avenues.

For Newark Downtown District, New Offices Help Non-Profit Buck a Trend
In the Mobile Age, Hip Space Makes Working On-site an Employee Preference

NEWARK, N.J., July 19, 2016 – At a time when many businesses use flexible commuting as a recruiting incentive, how can organizations that need their employees onsite – all the time – attract and retain the best talent? For Newark Downtown District (NDD), the answer lies in providing space where people love to work, and the non-profit's new offices at The Berger Organization's Military Park Building are delivering.

New Mural by Artist Umberto Matos Unveiled at 18 Rector Street in Newark
Berger Organization Property Home to Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits

NEWARK, N.J., June 15, 2016 – The recent unveiling of a new mural in the lobby of 18 Rector Street in Newark showcased the work of artist Umberto Matos (pictured).

Newark's 29th annual Holocaust Remembrance Observance Teaches City Students to 'Remember, Reflect, React'
Holocaust Survivor, Ruth Ravina, Shared her Story of Survival and Rescue at Ceremony Co-Sponsored by The Berger Organization, LLC

NEWARK, N.J., Jun 3, 2016 – Montclair resident Ruth Ravina is a world away from the horrors of the Holocaust she endured as a young child in Poland. But her story was fresh on her mind and burned into hearts when she shared it at Newark's 29th annual Holocaust Remembrance Observance on Friday, May 27, 2016 at the Best Western Robert Treat Hotel.

Star Ledger – 100th Anniv Hotel

May 29, 2016 - Newark, NJ - Four U.S. presidents, the leader of the country's Civil Rights Movement, and the physicist who developed the theory of relativity are just a few of the distinguished guests who have stayed at the Robert Treat Hotel in Newark over the past 100 years.

NJ.com - A century in Newark: How the Robert Treat Hotel survived and thrived over the past 100 years

May 24, 2016 - NEWARK — Four U.S. presidents, the leader of the country's Civil Rights Movement, and the physicist who developed the theory of relativity are just a few of the distinguished guests who have stayed at the Robert Treat Hotel in Newark over the past 100 years.

MidAtlantic Real Estate Journal– 100th Anniv Hotel

May 13-26, 2016 – Newark, NJ - Newark native Thomas N. Mc Carter, a former New Jersey attorney general and founder of Public Service Corporation of New Jersey (which would become PSE&G), planned the completion and opening of his Robert Treat Hotel to coincide with the city of Newark's 250th anniversary in 1916.

Star Ledger (print) – 100th Anniv Hotel

May 1, 2016 - Newark, NJ - Newark native Thomas N. Mc Carter, a former New Jersey attorney general and founder of Public Service Corporation of New Jersey (which would become PSE&G), planned the completion and opening of his Robert Treat Hotel to coincide with the city of Newark's 250th anniversary in 1916.

Long Island Report – Robert Treat Hotel

April 4, 2016 – On Saturday March 26th, approximately 3,000 people gathered at the Robert Treat Hotel in Newark, New Jersey for the a stop on the 30th-anniversary tour of Brazilian singer Josι Daniel Camillo, known to most simply as Daniel. The concert was a huge success, courtesy of Marcilia Luzbet, the owner of Luzbet productions and promoter of the event.

App solutions startup opens HQ in Newark

March 8, 2016 – A company that provides mobile solutions for the education industry has leased headquarters space at a Newark building, according to owner The Berger Organization.

Gadget Software leases headquarters space at Berger's 58 Park Place, Newark

March 7, 2016 – NEWARK – Gadget Software, which provides the first team-based mobile app development program and other mobile solutions for the education industry, has leased 4,000 square feet of headquarters space at The Berger Organization's 58 Park Place in Newark. The tech start-up moved into its newly fit-out second-floor space this month.

Gadget Software Leases Headquarters Space at Berger's 58 Park Place, Newark

March 7, 2016 – Gadget Software, which provides the first team-based mobile app development program and other mobile solutions for the education industry, has leased 4,000 square feet of headquarters space at The Berger Organization's58 Park Place in Newark. The tech start-up moved into its newly fit-out second-floor space this month.

El Nuevo Coqui – Event at Robert Treat

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Gadget Software Leases Headquarters Space at Berger's 58 Park Place, Newark
City's Affordability, Accessibility, Encouragement Appeal to Tech Start-Ups

NEWARK, N.J., March 7, 2016 – Gadget Software, which provides the first team-based mobile app development program and other mobile solutions for the education industry, has leased 4,000 square feet of headquarters space at The Berger Organization's 58 Park Place in Newark. The tech start-up moved into its newly fit-out second-floor space this month.

Miles Berger: Newark Poised for 2016 Growth

January 27, 2016 – NEWARK, NJ—This year will be "a positive year for the real estate industry," in Newark and northern New Jersey, according to Miles Berger, chairman and CEO of The Berger Organization. And, in an exclusive interview with GlobeSt.com, he predicts it may even include a new casino.

Leasing at Berger's Robert Treat Center Reflects Steady Demand in Newark
Diverse Tenants Establishing, Expanding Operations in N.J.'s Largest City

NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 15, 2015 – Three new leases and a tenant expansion at The Berger Organization's Robert Treat Center reflect steady demand in the Newark office market, according to Brendan Berger, vice president. The 100,000-square-foot office property, located in the heart of the city's central business district at 50 Park Place, is more than 90 percent leased.

GeoDesign Inc. Leases Space at Berger's Military Park Building in Newark
Engineering Consulting Firm Occupies 3,000 SF at Landmark Office Property

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 9, 2015 – Engineering consulting firm GeoDesign Inc. has leased 3,000 square feet of office space at The Berger Organization's Military Park Building, located at 60 Park Place in Newark. The landmark 250,000-square-foot office tower is situated in the heart of the City’s central business district.

The Berger Organization Announces New Tenant at 570 Broad in Newark
Masters Mates and Pilots to Occupy 4,000 SF

NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 31, 2015 – The International Organization of Masters, Mates and Pilots (MM&P) has leased 4,000 square feet of office space at The Berger Organization's 570 Broad in Newark. The 200,000-square-foot 15-story office building is located at 570 Broad Street.

Breathing New Life into Urban Office Properties
Build-Outs Attract Tenants in Search of Modern, Collaborative Work Environments

June 15, 2015 – Older urban office buildings at one time were at a disadvantage when it came to attracting technology firms and millennial-run companies – among other tenants – in search of smart, open, collaborative works spaces. But today, that's all changing. In fact, old is "in," at least when it comes to tenant preferences for office space. As urbanism continues to drive companies to central business districts in cities such as Newark, property owners such as The Berger Organization are reaping the benefits.

April 23: Best Western Robert Treat Hotel to Host City of Newark's 28th Annual Holocaust Remembrance
Commemorative Event is Oldest and Largest Observance of its Kind in New Jersey

NEWARK, N.J., April 10, 2015 – Newark Mayor Ras J. Baraka, the Newark Holocaust Remembrance Committee andThe Berger Organization LLC will host the City of Newark's 28th Annual Holocaust Remembrance on Thurs., April 23, at 11:30 a.m. at the Best Western Robert Treat Hotel, located at 50 Park Place in the City's downtown.

Newark Downtown District Relocates to Military Park Building
Will Occupy 11,400 Square Feet at The Berger Organization's Property

NEWARK, N.J., March 16, 2015 – The Newark Downtown District (NDD) has relocated its headquarters and other operations to The Berger Organization's Military Park Building at 60 Park Place in Newark. NDD's 11,400-square-foot commitment is the latest in a series of new leases and renewals at the signature 89-year-old, 250,000-square-foot property.

New Lease, Expansion Bring Berger's Robert Treat Center To 90% Occupancy
Newark Office Tower Meeting the Needs of Next-Generation Space Users

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 25, 2015 – A new lease and a tenant expansion/renewal have brought The Berger Organization's Robert Treat Center in Newark to 90 percent occupancy. Brendan Berger, vice president, orchestrated the long-term commitments at the 100,000-square-foot, 50 Park Place office tower.

Lite DePalma Greenberg will Relocate to Berger's 570 Broad in Newark, N.J.
Building Nears Full Occupancy with HQ Commitment, Smaller Pending Leases

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 14, 2015 – With a 10,000-square-foot, long-term commitment by Lite DePalma Greenberg, LLC and a handful of smaller pending leases, The Berger Organization has announced that 570 Broad Street in Newark is nearing full occupancy. Less than four years ago, when Berger acquired a controlling interest in 570 Broad Street, LLC, the property's ownership, the building was just 20 percent leased.

Miles Berger to Chair HASC "A Time for Music 28" on Jan. 11 at Lincoln Center
Renowned Musicians Slated for New York-area's Premier Jewish Concert

NEW YORK, N.Y., Jan. 2, 2015 – Miles Berger, chairman and chief executive officer of The Berger Organization, will serve as chairman for the 2015 Hebrew Academy for Special Children (HASC) " Time for Music 28." Slated for Sunday, Jan. 11, at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall in Manhattan, the annual event is widely considered to be the New York area's premier Jewish concert.

The Berger Organization Adds 58 Park Place to its Newark, N.J., Portfolio
Year-end Acquisition a Natural Extension of Firm's Deep Local Involvement

NEWARK, N.J., Dec. 31, 2014 – The Berger Organization added 58 Park Place to its Newark portfolio in a year-end acquisition from PPSJ Corporation. The 30,000-square-foot colonial-style office property, which served as the founding headquarters of Feist & Feist Realty Corp., sits next door to Berger's Military Park Building at 60 Park Place.

ROBERT TREAT HOTEL TAKING RESERVATIONS FOR DEC. 18 HOLIDAY PARTY
Event Features Large-Scale Celebration Catered to Small Businesses and Groups

NEWARK, N.J., Nov. 13, 2014 – The Best Western Robert Treat Hotel in Newark is now taking reservations for its inaugural "Small Business and Community Holiday Extravaganza." The large-scale celebration, which is catered to smaller companies and organizations, will feature dining and dancing in the hotel's Tri-State Ballroom on Thursday, Dec. 18.

Robert Treat Hotel in Newark Plans Small Business Holiday Event
Large-Scale Ballroom Event Catered to Organizations with Teams of all Sizes

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 22, 2014 – While fall may be just beginning, the Best Western Robert Treat Hotel in Newark is already looking ahead to the holiday season and its inaugural "Small Business and Community Holiday Extravaganza." The hotel this week announced details of the event, which will take place on Thursday, Dec. 18.

Just Weeks after Ribbon Cutting, Military Park Transforming Newark Neighborhood
Berger, Military Park Partnership Discuss Project's Early Days, Future Potential

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 10, 2014 – The ribbon cutting of Newark's Military Park this summer marked a rebirth for one of the city's most significant historic landmarks. It also marked a milestone in the transformation of its neighborhood, where Prudential's headquarters tower is rising, new residential projects are underway, and existing office and hotel properties continue to see renewed momentum.

Newark Regional Business Partnership Relocates to Military Park Building
Business Organization Shares 10,000-Sq.-Ft. Space with Local Non-Profits

NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 26, 2014 – Newark Regional Business Partnership (NRBP) relocated its headquarters to The Berger Organization's Military Park Building this summer, leasing 10,000 square feet and bringing four additional local non-profit groups to its space on the building's 18th and 19th floors. The organization's commitment represents the latest in a series of new leases and renewals at the 250,000-square-foot, 89-year-old property in recent months.

ROBERT TREAT HOTEL IN NEWARK HOSTS MAYOR'S INAUGURAL BALL
Event Features Cocktails in Military Park, Leading to Tri-State Ballroom Gala

NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 19, 2014 – The recently renovated Military Park served as the setting for a cocktail reception for more than 1,000 guests invited to Mayor Ras Baraka's inaugural ball this summer. The Best Western Robert Treat Hotel, located at 50 Park Place, hosted the event; following the reception, attendees walked across the street to the hotel's Tri-State Ballroom for a gala celebration.

RED CARPET RIBBON CUTTING SET TO LAUNCH NEWARK'S FIRST VISITOR CENTER, APRIL 25
Historic Military Park Building is Home to the City's Tourism Showcase

NEWARK, N.J., April 23, 2014 – Newark has been welcoming guests since its first hotel opened in 1670, and after 344 years New Jersey's largest city will open its first Visitor Center. The location is The Berger Organization's Military Park Building at 60 Park Place in the heart of the city's downtown, and the opening will be celebrated with a Red Carpet Ribbon Cutting on Friday, April 25, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. The official ribbon-cutting is set for 3 p.m.