Marty Markowitz

Barclays Center opens to fanfare, protests
Barclays Center opens to fanfare, protests
News Heather Chin 9/25/2012 at 12:28PM

After a decade of debates, lawsuits, hearings and more, Brooklyn officially welcomed its new sports arena, Barclays Center. It was a festive atmosphere inside the 675,000-square-foot arena, where business, political and sports leaders from around the city and state gathered on Friday, September 21, to get a peek at the 18,000-plus-seat basketball court and the [...]

Carlo Scissura to lead Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce
Carlo Scissura to lead Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce
Business Queens Courier Staff 4/26/2012 at 1:26PM

The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce today announced that Carlo A. Scissura, known to countless Brooklyn residents and community leaders for his tenure as Borough President Marty Markowitz’ highly-regarded Chief of Staff, will become the new President & CEO of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce, effective September 1, 2012. “I can think of no better candidate [...]