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May 13, 2014 - Rock Star in a Hard Place

“You just missed an investor who is thinking of investing in Nigeria,” she said as we sat down at a round mahogany table overlooking Pennsylvania Avenue. Okonjo-Iweala, 59, was wearing a bright green head-wrap and matching cotton dress, the traditional garb of Nigeria’s Igbo ethnic group. “Blumberg Grain,” she said, adjusting her wire-rim glasses, “$250 million investment.”

January 21, 2013 - Blumberg Grain Makes Ghana A Finalist For West African Manufacturing Hub

The Ghanaian government has received news of an impending investment decision to possibly locate a multi-million dollar Manufacturing Plant and Export Hub here in Ghana from the world acclaimed agricultural warehousing giant Blumberg Grain.

July 30, 2012 - Blumberg, Sub-Sahara Commodities to Invest in Ghana's Grains, Warehousing Receipt System

Talks are far advanced between global player, Blumberg Grain and Sub-Sahara Commodities, a wholly-owned Ghanaian business, in sealing a partnership deal for a multi-million-dollar investment in Ghana’s grain production, storage and distribution industry, an official said on Friday in Accra.

November 23, 2011 - UNC: Profile in Giving 2011

Attending UNC is our family tradition. And a very good one; for three generations it’s the only university that all Blumberg family members have attended. And very proudly so,” said Philip Blumberg, chairman and CEO of Blumberg Capital Partners, a leading U.S. investment manager in real estate, commodities and infrastructure. “Whenever my sons and I […]

December 9, 2010 - Blumberg Capital Partners Hosts 2010 NYFWA Reception

Blumberg Capital Partners hosted an after dinner reception following the New York Financial Writers’ Association Dinner for the 2010 Financial Follies. As described by NYFWA, the follies hosted more than 1,100 partiers in the sold-out Broadway Ballroom at the Marriott Marquis, fulfilling its long tradition as the solid rocket booster of the holiday season

December 4, 2009 - Blumberg Capital Partners Hosts NYFWA Reception

Blumberg Capital Partners hosted an after dinner reception following the New York Financial Writers’ Association Dinner for the 2009 Financial Follies. As described by NYFWA, the follies hosts more than 1,000 journalists, communicators, and corporate executives to lampoon major newsmakers.

August 18, 2008 - Real Estate Market Pricing and US Spending

Interview with Philip Blumberg of Blumberg Capital Partners discussing the US economy, real estate credit and property valuation.

August 16, 2008 - Airing grievances that may affect productivity in legal departments

Law Department Management According to Bus. Law Today, July/Aug. 2008 at 7, a recent poll by Blumberg Capital Partners inquired about what “workplace factors dampen employees’ spirits and decrease their productivity most?” The number one complaint related to office conditions, with 47 percent of respondents slamming “extreme office temperatures due to poor heating, air-conditioning, and ventilation […]

April 28, 2008 - What employees really want – clean toilets?

ShadoVVerk A survey by Blumberg Capital Partners has come to this conclusion… “The biggest complaint among the 500 office workers surveyed was extreme temperatures in the office followed closely by unclean restrooms, outdated furniture, persistent odors, leaky ceilings, crime and rodents or insect problems. Among the amenities that are most desirable by office workers are […]

March 11, 2008 - Office conditions leave room for improvement

GottaGetaBlog! This in from the L.A. Times: Filthy bathroom facilities and extreme office temperatures are most common gripes of unhappy workers: “Forget salaries, expense accounts or keys to the executive washroom. Employee loyalty is won or lost over the cleanliness of the bathrooms and the amount of sticky goo on the carpet.” Citing a recently-conducted […]

February 29, 2008 - Workers Wish for Birthdays Off!

Compensation Force When asked for their top choice for an employer-sponsored holiday among several days typically included as “floaters”, birthdays were the #1 option selected by a wide margin in a national survey of 500 adult office workers commissioned by Blumberg Capital Partners. The holiday question was part of a broader survey examining the impact […]

- Extreme Temperatures are the Single Biggest Office Complaint, Followed by Messy Restrooms, Rodents and Insects, Tacky Decor and Foul Smells.

Extra Realty Blumberg Capital Partners & Philip Blumberg release results of the Office Worker Survey. Coral Gables, FL (PRWEB) January 30, 2008 — Blumberg Capital Partners, the U.S. investment firm and commercial real estate investment manager, founded by Philip Blumberg, recently released results of a national survey to gauge the impact of office building conditions […]

February 28, 2008 - Hate your job? How clean is the bathroom?

The Journal Times – Worklife The office building a company inhabits may play a large role in how happy employees are on the job, according to a new survey by Blumberg Capital Partners, a Coral Gables, Fla.-based company that develops and manages high-end commercial office buildings in Florida and Texas. According to the survey, one […]

February 25, 2008 - Why Is My Office Stifling When It Should Be Cool, and Frigid When It Should Be Warm?

BNET.com Blog If you find yourself griping about having to wear a coat in your office, you can comfort yourself with the fact that you’re far from alone. A recent survey by Blumberg Capital Partners asked workers how office conditions affected their productivity and their feelings about their employer, and nearly half (47%) of respondents […]

- Cleaning Up Keeps Employees Happy

Entrepreneur.com Blog The secret to employee happiness may be simpler than you think. According to a recent survey, commissioned by Florida-based Blumberg Capital Partners, one in three workers said they had accepted a job–or quit one–because of the most basic working conditions. The top areas of concern for many of the 500 employees surveyed were […]

February 18, 2008 - Many Say, "IF I Got President's Day Off I'd Rather Get My Own Birthday Off Instead"

The Construction Informer If you aren’t working today then you are probably playing ball with your dog. You are also in the minority since President’s Day seems to be a banks, schools and government employees day off. Most people who work in offices say they would rather have their own birthday off in place of […]

February 16, 2008 - U.S. workers want holidays on birthdays

FP Posted Ontario celebrates a new statutory holiday on Monday. The first edition of Ontario’s so-called “Family Day” could be a bit of a bust. An estimated 40% of Ontario’s workforce will still have to go to work for various reasons. Ontario’s new day off coincides with President’s Day, a holiday in the United States. […]

January 30, 2008 - Extreme Temperatures are the Single Biggest Office Complaint, Followed by Messy Restrooms, Rodents and Insects, Tacky Décor and Foul Smells.

Real Estate Blog Coral Gables, FL (PRWEB) January 30, 2008 — Blumberg Capital Partners, the U.S. investment firm and commercial real estate investment manager, founded by Philip Blumberg, recently released results of a national survey to gauge the impact of office building conditions on worker attitudes, productivity and motivation. The poll was conducted in December. […]

November 30, 2007 - Real Estate Investment Firm Blumberg Capital To Launch Petrodollar-Backed $1.5 Billion Media Fund

paidContent.org With capital from the Middle East rapidly being directed to US industry, it only makes sense that some of it should head towards media. Commercial real estate investment firm Blumberg Capital Partners is gearing up to launch a media-focused fund, with much of its funding coming from Mid-East investors, reports TheStreet.com. According to CEO […]

November 23, 2006 - Cityplace Tower May Change Hands Again: Largest Tenant, 7-Eleven, is Due to Move to Its Own Building Next Year

On Friday, New York’s Fortis Property Group bought the three Galleria office towers in North Dallas for more than $250 million. And Florida investor American Ventures is expected to complete its purchase of the 60-story Bank One Tower downtown before the end of the year. builderonline.com

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