Your flexibility and intelligence are an enormous help in a program that delivers huge value to our companies.
Manager, WNY Incubator Networkfrom email on file
I have reviewed your report and I find it informative and very useful.
Former VP for Research and Sponsored Programs, CUNY Graduate Centerfrom personal email on file.
The sage advice and guidance, and strong support that you have provided us throughout our history cannot be overstated. You have contributed significantly to [our center’s] success.
Former Vice President for Research, Rutgers University, and National Medal of Science winnerfrom personal correspondence on file.
. . . He’s a solid all around public manager, with a good background in finance, an excellent rapport with the private entrepreneurial sector, and a high level of personal integrity. He served three Governors of alternating political affiliations in a position outside our civil service — a testament to the trust that was placed in him here.
Former Commissioner of Commerce and Economic Development, State of New Jerseyfrom letter of reference on file.
A great asset to our city . . . I must say that I am saddened to see [him] leave Philadelphia.
Former Mayor, City of Philadelphiafrom letter of reference provided to the former Mayor of the City of New York, on file
I want to thank you for all of the advice, support and guidance you provided to me and the entire [project] team over the years. It is people like you who work so hard to help energy businesses grow across the state and the nation and all of us at NYSERDA are grateful for your hard work and enthusiasm.
Former Vice President for Operations and Energy Services, NYSERDAfrom personal email on file.
. . . You provided us with an expert’s outside review of our programs supporting innovation and entrepreneurship. . . . All of us here greatly appreciate your guidance.
Former Mayor of Orange County, Floridafrom personal letter on file.
You provided an interesting and insightful contribution towards understanding the relationships among technology, institutions and economic development. My office has received many favorable responses. . . .
Former Bronx Borough Presidentfrom personal letter on file.
A quiet but effective advocate of community empowerment.
Citation from the City Council of Philadelphiasigned by the then City Council President (and later Mayor)
You . . . handled your assignment with great aplomb and skill.
Former President, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jerseyfrom personal correspondence on file.