15th Season of Building New York: NY Stories debut on September 8, 2019

September 8, 2019: The Korman Family: Larry, Brad & Mark

Brothers, Larry and Brad, representing Korman Communities, guide us through their family's history in real estate: back four generations to Russia, forward to their pioneering of the furnished apartment concept, and development of AKA and AVE brands.

Guest List

Brad Korman Co-CEO, Korman Communities

Larry Korman Co-President, Korman Communities/AKA Hotels

September 15, 2019: Suzanne Denbo Jaffe

Suzanne Denbo Jaffe takes us from Washington DC, U Penn and NYU, studying art history, to New York City and her distinguished careers in finance and government. Ms. Jaffe served on many corporate and advisory boards, and as president of the Women's Forum and the American Jewish Committee.

September 22, 2019: Thomas Cornish

BankUnited President and CEO, Thomas Cornish, and his siblings, were abandoned when he was 2 1/2 years old. Circumstances prevented his adoption from foster care; his mom-to-be packed them up, beginning multi-city bus trips, ending in Miami. After poverty, anger - education, opportunity, success - and, now, giving back.