Rose Associates Names George Olmo Director of Construction
Posted On December 9, 2014
Rose Associates, the New York-based full-service real estate firm, announced today that it has promoted George Olmo to director of construction.
“George is a proven leader who has long added value to the construction management activities of Rose,” said Craig Wasoff, chief engineer at Rose. “I am pleased to have him in a director position, where he will apply his expertise to the firm’s growing slate of construction and renovation projects.”
Rose’s construction management division offers a full spectrum of construction oversight and project management services. The division supports new development activities and also manages conversion and renovation programs at occupied residential buildings.
Olmo, 43, joined Rose’s construction management division in 2005, and was named senior project manager in 2009. Since joining Rose, he has worked on dozens of construction projects. Olmo’s notable assignments to date include overseeing all aspects of construction during the development of Chelsea Landmark located at 55 West 25th Street and managing the extensive renovation of The Sheffield at 322 West 57th Street. He also led the construction of The Larstrand, a recent development of Friedland Properties on Manhattan’s Upper West Side.
Prior to joining Rose, Olmo served as a project manager at Scarsdale, NY-based Kreisler Borg Florman. He received a bachelor’s degree in architecture from the New Jersey Institute of Technology and currently resides in Connecticut.
About Rose Associates, Inc.
Based in New York, Rose Associates is a developer, owner and operator of premium residential properties. From planning a new development to managing day-to-day property operations, the Rose 360 Platform offers a full range of services designed to maximize the value of real estate. The firm oversees more than 26,000 units across New York, with approximately $2 billion in projects under development. Rose recently opened the historic skyscraper 70 Pine Street, which the firm is transforming into a luxury rental property with 644 residential units, 132 extend-stay apartments and a destination restaurant/lounge occupying the top four floors.