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Dreamscape Promotes Scott Broder to Hospitality President

Dreamscape Companies, a New York-based real estate and investment firm, has appointed Scott Broder to president of Dreamscape Hospitality. In this role, Broder will continue to oversee Dreamscape’s hotel portfolio while organizing and directing all activities pertaining to hospitality-related investments and transactions. 

Having joined the firm in September of 2020, Broder most recently served as EVP and head of hotel investments for Dreamscape. Under Broder’s guidance, Dreamscape has executed approximately $400 million in hospitality-focused acquisitions. 

“Scott has been an integral part of Dreamscape since joining the team last September and is a key driver behind the company’s rapid yet sustained growth within the hospitality sector,” said Eric Birnbaum, Dreamscape’s founder and CEO. “His wealth of experience in the industry paired with his keen leadership skills and alignment with the Dreamscape vision make him the ideal partner to lead our hospitality vertical long term.” 


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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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