Rockefeller Center News

  • Tishman Speyer Introduces Zo - a Comprehensive Suite of Wellness, Lifestyle and Corporate Services to Tenants

    February 07, 2017 | PR Newswire

    Focusing on the growing importance of work-life balance, Tishman Speyer today introduced a comprehensive suite of amenities and services for its tenants. Partnering with leading service providers, Tishman Speyer will offer amenities, including wellness, backup child care, on-site health screenings and medical services, travel planning, community volunteer engagement, personal grooming, rideshares, human resources services, and food and catering, to companies of all sizes. "Zo represents a shift in the mindset of how we run our business and our portfolio," said Rob Speyer, Chief Executive Officer of Tishman Speyer.
  • IN PHOTOS: REBNY’s 121st Annual Banquet

    January 24, 2017 | Real Estate Weekly

    During its 121st Annual Banquet last week, the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) honored Carl Weisbrod, the Chairman of the New York City Planning Commission and Director of the New York City Department of City Planning, who recently announced his retirement.
  • This black-tie gala is one of New York’s greatest nights each year

    January 19, 2017 | New York Post

    REBNY is a who’s who of people serving those who want to live (or invest their dollars) in the world’s Best city. Chairperson Rob Speyer, the third generation of his family to serve in that position, will preside for the fifth time over the lively and generally raucous event.
  • Last year’s Rockefeller Center tree lives on as upstate home

    December 11, 2016 | New York Post

    Even as this year’s Rockefeller Center Christmas tree twinkles away for millions of delighted visitors, last year’s tree is still bringing joy — as the beams and flooring for two Habitat for Humanity homes in upstate New York. The trees are donated to Habitat for Humanity by Tishman Speyer, the owner and manager of Rockefeller Center. Volunteers from Tishman Speyer had joined Habitat in helping to frame the walls with the 2015 tree’s lumber.
  • 5 Holiday Happenings in Manhattan

    December 05, 2016 | Modern Luxury

    This year’s evergreen giant is from Oneonta, N.Y., and stands 94 feet tall, weighing a whopping 14 tons. The Norway spruce is wrapped in more than 50,000 multicolored LED lights and topped with a Swarovski star. Also make your way to the ice rink below, which is skating through its 80th anniversary season.
  • The history of the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree

    November 29, 2016 | Metro

    The official website of the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree describes the holiday tree as a“world-wide symbol of Christmas,” a statement we really can’t argue with, especially since 125 million people visit the attraction each year... In anticipation of the big event, we decided to take a look back at how this tradition got started and how it has evolved over the years.