The Berger Organization
Robert Treat Center
50 Park Place
Newark, New Jersey 07102

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NEWARK, N.J., October 27, 2017 – Miles Berger, CEO of Berger Organization in Newark, N.J., has been honored as an “Individual of Excellence” by Downtown New Jersey in recognition of his leadership and dedication to downtown development. The award was presented at the Downtown NJ conference on October 12, 2017 at the South Orange Performing Arts Center in South Orange; Calvin West (left), a former Newark councilman, accepted the award on Berger’s behalf.

For 40 years, Berger has spearheaded his company’s investment in the future of Newark, fostering the city’s revitalization as a major business hub and travel destination. The real estate company’s diversified portfolio includes two million square feet of prime office space and hospitality properties, with a majority of it in Newark’s central business district. In addition to contributing to the city’s renaissance, Berger is directly involved with various non-profit organizations and business associations in the city, supporting important work that benefits the Newark community.

Downtown New Jersey acts as an advocate for downtown commercial districts in New Jersey; it comprises individuals, businesses, government agencies, and local and regional organizations that are passionate about downtowns. Presenting the award is Robert Goldsmith Esq., president of Downtown New Jersey.