Perry M. Finkelman, CPM, RAM is Founder and Managing Director of the American Development Group, LLC, He has 35 years’ experience as a leader in real estate management, marketing, finance, investment and development. Mr. Finkelman has created over 4,000 apartments, and has successfully built and managed office, industrial and retail projects throughout the New York Metropolitan region. Additionally, Mr. Finkelman is a Partner and Managing Director of Automotion Parking Systems, and Willoughby Operating Company, LLC, a high technology company which develops automated high efficiency parking garages and develops and creates robotic garages throughout the United States. Mr. Finkelman has developed an integrated cash management system to operate with the automated garage systems, as well as implement vehicle recognition equipment software for vehicular tracking within the garage and as a revenue control device. He is also responsible for the planning development and strategic placement of hubs to service its clients and approach to growth of this industry in North America.
Mr. Finkelman graduated from the Bernard M. Baruch College of The City of New York and is a Certified Property Manager (CPM®) affiliated with Langsam Property Services, an AMO® organization, and a Registered Apartment Manager (RAM). Other professional affiliations include the Rent Stabilization Association, Community Housing Improvement Program (CHIP), Associated Builders and Owners, Bronx and Manhattan North Board of Realtors, Long Island Board of Realtors, and NYS Energy Efficient Building Association. Additionally, Mr. Finkelman was the Chapter President of the Institute of Real Estate Management for Long Island from 1992 Mr. Finkelman is on the Board of Directors of a number of organizations including the Long Island Division of the Jewish National Fund, The Jewish Children’s Museum in Brooklyn, and sits on the NYC Electrical Board as the Realtor member.
Mr. Finkelman’s firm currently has been featured in the NYT, various publications, Bloomberg News, for the innovative design and future implementation of North Americas Largest robotic parking system and building a NYC Park above the structure in Downtown Brooklyn. Numerous projects that Mr. Finkelman develops encompasses emerging local artists and incorporates those works into lobby finishes, hallway art, public space upgrades to create unique spaces with a vision.