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One Five One West 42nd Street in Mnahattan's Times Square is now 97% leased after CTC took two full floors

Vidaris Relocates Offices to Durst Tower Near Times Square

Vidaris, Inc. signed a 10-year lease for 19,000 square feet at the Durst Organization’s One Five One W. 42nd St.  A testing, inspection and certification consultancy, Vidaris is moving from 360 Park Ave. South.

“Vidaris is an exciting addition to One Five One,” said Durst Organization president Jonathan Durst. “We are honored that a company that has contributed so much to the advancement of high-performance and sustainable buildings has chosen One Five One as their new home.”

Marc Weissbach, CEO of Vidaris, said, “For nearly a century, we have committed ourselves to helping create the most efficient and advanced built environment. Taking up residence at 151, the first green skyscraper and the blueprint for LEED, is an exciting affirmation of our commitment to high-performance construction and development.”

The Durst Organization was represented in-house by EVP Tom Bow, senior managing director Rocco Romeo, and managing director Lauren Ferrentino.


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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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