James Sheuchenko is an experienced Real Estate executive and in 2018 will begin his 38th year in the Real Estate industry. For over 23 years, until his retirement in 2012, he was employed by Kimco Realty Corporation. During his long tenure with Kimco, he served as its Director of Property Management and Director of Property Management Training. Today, Mr. Sheuchenko is President of Property Management Advisors, LLC (PMA) and provides Property Management and Facility Management services to nationally known Real Estate Investment Trusts, Regional and local Owners, Developers, and selective owners of high end residential projects.
Mr. Sheuchenko is the author of many articles, instructional books, and videos. He is a frequent guest speaker and lecturer at major Real Estate seminars and conferences. He is currently serving his 18th year on the Editorial Board of Commercial Construction & Renovation People Magazine. He is Co-Chairman of the Queens, NY Chamber of Commerce’s Environmental and Energy Committee, is a member of the Huntington Chamber of Commerce, member of the Huntington Public Library Foundation Committee, President of the Nathan Hale Road Association and serves on several Community Boards.
Deb Colton founded and established DebCo, Inc. as a specialized community relations consultancy firm in the New York region. Her company specializes in interacting with elected officials, labor and community leaders, activists and neighbors to facilitate projects from design to completion. Since 2001, Ms. Colton has been active in the successful completion of two peaking utility facilities, eight major supermarket developments, and numerous convenience stores.
She has participated with development teams on numerous smart growth efforts, renewable energy, infrastructure and mass transit projects. Prior to specializing in community relations, Ms. Colton worked in the marketing and public relations field within the real estate and telecommunications sectors. Ms. Colton represents clients throughout the planning, development, construction and operational phases of major capital intensive projects.
Her cumulative client project portfolio exceeds $5 Billion. Her involvement in community relations and brand development spans all types of projects: from large multinational companies to small start-ups, municipalities, state and federal agencies, and not-for-profit organizations. The critically consistent components for her successful projects are communication, marketing, and inclusion.
Some of the companies in the DebCo client portfolio have included: the Long Island Rail Road, Stop & Shop Supermarket Company, FPL Energy, NextEra Energy, SunEdison, Teichos Energy, and the QuickChek Corporation.