The Thirteen season of Building New York: NY Stories debuted on September 10, 2017

September 10, 2017: Brad Klatt

Brad Klatt, one of three Canoe Brook Partners, a family owned enterprise, discusses the development at Port Imperial, NJ, his involvement in community activities, and his active support of Jewish day school education.

September 17, 2017: Aaron Malinsky

Aaron Malinsky, president and CEO, of Curbcut Urban Partners, a privately owned real estate development firm, in business with his childrn, talks about earlier ventures as executive vice-president of another family business, the supermarket chain, Waldbaums.

September 24, 2017: Dr. Rock Positano

Dr. Rock Positano, a foot-and-ankle specialist, nationally know for his non-surgical approach for the treatment of foot disorders, inspired by Leonardo da Vinci's anatomical drawings, author of "Dinner with DiMaggio," talks about family, growing up in Bay Ridge, NYU and Yale, in Part 1/2.

October 1, 2017: Dr. Rock Positano, Part II

In Part 2 of his conversation, Dr. Rock Positano, a foot-and-ankle specialist, nationally known for non-surgical treatment of foot disorders, discusses his friendship with the American icon, "The Yankee Clipper," Joe DiMaggio. His memoir, "Dinner with DiMaggio," is Positano's decade-long record of DiMaggio stories.

October 8, 2017: Joseph Abboud

Joseph Abboud, an award winning, men's wear fashion designer talks about the development of his career: at 16, as a salesperson at Louis Boston, on to the Sorbonne, to work with Ralph Lauren and others, to authoring "Threads," his off-the-record take on the industry.

October 15, 2017 Sharon Greenberger

The "Y" familiar to us all, is led by Sharon Greenberger, the YMCA of Greater New York's 10th President and CEO. Ms. Greenberger guides us through an impressive career in urban planning, development and education, and her work with agencies, organizations and communities, continuing her efforts to improve life in New York.

October 22, 2017: Michael Schell

Michael S. Schell, CEO of RW3 CultureWizard, describes the company as providing the key to international success, using technology, offering learning tools, educating the traveler in the nuances of different cultures. We travel with him and his family from Nazi Germany to the US and to the development of his organization.