Sam Alison-Mayne / Sebastian Mendez        


Tankhouse is a Brooklyn-based real estate development firm with over 30 years of collective experience in architecture, urban planning, development, and construction. Formed in 2013 by partners Sam Alison-Mayne and Sebastian Mendez, Tankhouse was built on the belief that design and development are symbiotic disciplines, and the best results emerge from an integrated and holistic approach.


Josh Bransky 

Project Manager 


Sam Zeif 

Project Manager 


Florian Idenburg / Jing Liu

Florian Idenburg / Jing Liu      


SO–IL was born in New York in 2008. Diverse in origin, our team of collaborators speaks a dozen languages and is informed by global narratives and perspectives. We are both locally-rooted and nationless, coming together as a mid-size, well-recognized company. With our ambitious private and public clients, we explore how the creation of environments and objects inspires lasting positive intellectual and societal engagement. We have completed projects in places such as Leon (MX), Seoul, and Lisbon, as well as our hometown, Brooklyn, New York.

Karilyn Johanesen

Karilyn Johanesen 

Senior Associate 

Ted Baab

Ted Baab      

Senior Associate 

Kane AUD 


Ted Kane 

Principal / Design Director 

Ted Kane is the founder and design director of Kane AUD a NYC based architecture and urban design practice he established in 2012. Kane AUD approaches its work with desire for making more than just great buildings but also for bringing a consideration of the areas around them. Ted has over 20 years of architectural experience including residential, commercial and cultural projects. Prior to establishing his office, Ted spent 12 years as a project architect at Morphosis working in Los Angeles and Shanghai on numerous award-winning projects.

Corcoran New Development with The Cornell Marshall Team 

Exclusive Marketing & Sales 

Corcoran New Development is a leading real estate marketing firm that provides a full suite of research, predevelopment, and marketing services to the world’s top names in luxury development. Both advocates and advisors, the firm works side-by-side with stakeholders on the creation and launch of new residential properties across New York City and beyond. Corcoran is a leading residential real estate brand across 40+ key global markets.

Jim Cornell and Leslie Marshall are consistent top producing agents and are Brooklyn’s most successful sales team. With decades of combined real estate experience, these industry veterans sell Brownstone Brooklyn’s townhouses, co-ops and condos of all sizes, and in all price ranges. Their team concept — to offer personalized top broker service in a wide geographical area without compromising personal attention to each buyer and seller — has worked wonders. Jim and Leslie are Brooklyn’s top producers, consistent members of Corcoran’s President’s Council, and are included in the RealTrends/Wall Street Journal’s Top 150 ranking of real estate professionals nationwide.

Jakob Jakob 

Design & Branding 

Jakob Jakob weaves culture into brands, spaces, strategies, and communities. Based in New York and Berlin, our passion to collaborate with an extensive network and to experiment across disciplines has allowed us to reimagine the art of storytelling. We are dedicated to supporting those who share our values, and to developing opportunities that expand beyond the strictures of conventional branding.


Zack DeZon is a photographer and director based in New York. With curiosity as his primary driving force and a warm, light-filled aesthetic, his diverse subject matter spans the fields of portraiture, food, architecture, and design while maintaining a consistent point of view. Placing as much focus on the small details as the grander perspective, Zack’s work creates a holistic and thoroughly-considered narrative regardless of the assignment.