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The Manhattan Chamber of Commerce invites you to their webinar

Manhattan Borough President Candidate Forum

About this webinar

On October 7, 2020, the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce hosted this online forum with candidates in the 2021 race for Manhattan Borough President. Topics included each candidate's approach to the office, small business survival during the Covid-19 pandemic, the current process for land use and development, and quality of life concerns.

All declared candidates participated, including:

  • Elizabeth Caputo, former Chair of Community Board 7
  • Brad Hoylman, New York State Senator
  • Ben Kallos, Member of the New York City Council
  • Mark Levine, Member of the New York City Council
  • Kimberly Watkins, President of the District 3 Community Education Council

The sitting Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer gave Opening Remarks. Jessica Walker, President and CEO, of the Manhattan Chamber moderated the forum. It lasted about two hours.

Hosted by

  • Guest speaker
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    Elizabeth Caputo US Government Engagement, World Economic Forum

    Candidate for Manhattan Borough President

  • Guest speaker
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    Ben Kallos New York City Council Member

    Candidate for Manhattan Borough President

  • Team member
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    Jessica Walker President and CEO @ Manhattan Chamber of Commerce

  • Guest speaker
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    Mark Levine Member of the New York City Council

    Candidate for Manhattan Borough President

  • Guest speaker
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    Brad Hoylman New York State Senator

    Candidate for Manhattan Borough President

  • Guest speaker
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    Gale A. Brewer Manhattan Borough President

  • Guest speaker
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    Kim Watkins President of Community Education Council

    Candidate for Manhattan Borough President

  • Guest speaker
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    Gale Brewer

The Manhattan Chamber of Commerce

For 100 Years: The Manhattan Chamber of Commerce represents and supports local businesses across the borough.