“We are honored to welcome J.B. Reilly into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Real Estate Business Council.
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (PRWEB) November 21, 2018
J.B. Reilly, president of City Center Investment Corp., the real estate development company revitalizing downtown Allentown, Pennsylvania, has joined the Forbes Real Estate Council, an invitation-only community for executives in the real estate industry.
Reilly was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.
“We are honored to welcome J.B. Reilly into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Real Estate Business Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”
As an accepted member of the Council, Reilly will connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum. He will also be invited to share his expert insights in original business articles on Forbes.com, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.
About Forbes Councils:
Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive.
About City Center Allentown:
City Center Allentown is a major mixed-use development that is helping transform downtown Allentown, Pennsylvania, into one of America’s most vibrant urban communities and a regional center of excellence for business, culture and metropolitan living. With Allentown’s new arena, PPL Center, at its core, City Center includes more than 1.5 million square feet among four Class A office towers, the Renaissance Allentown Hotel, STRATA Flats and 520 Lofts, upscale retail and restaurant space and a coworking space called Velocity. City Center’s total investment in downtown Allentown is $455 million, with another $235 million under development and $300 million in the planning stages. In 2017, the Downtown Allentown Revitalization District was honored with a Global Award of Excellence by the Urban Land Institute (ULI).
Jeff Vaughan, Vaughan Communications Group, jv(at)voncom.com, 610-533-4264