About Us

About Us

Vornado Realty Trust is a preeminent owner, manager and developer of office and retail assets

Vornado’s portfolio is concentrated in the nation’s key market — New York City — along with the premier asset in both Chicago and San Francisco. Vornado is also the real estate industry leader in sustainability policy. The company owns and manages over 26 million square feet of LEED certified buildings and received the Energy Star Partner of the Year Award, Sustained Excellence 2022.
Vornado Commemorated 50 years on the NYSE in 2012 and is a member of the S&P MidCap 400.

Vornado Realty Trust is a preeminent owner, manager and developer of office and retail assets

Vornado’s portfolio is concentrated in the nation’s key market — New York City — along with the premier asset in both Chicago and San Francisco. Vornado is also the real estate industry leader in sustainability policy. The company owns and manages over 26 million square feet of LEED certified buildings and received the Energy Star Partner of the Year Award, Sustained Excellence 2022.
Vornado Commemorated 50 years on the NYSE in 2012 and is a member of the S&P MidCap 400.


Active Ownership

Financial Strength for Control and Flexibility

The size and strength of Vornado’s balance sheet is a competitive advantage that enables the company to act — both to seize opportunities and to withstand changes in market conditions.

Active Management

Operational Excellence at Every Point of the Tenant Experience

The in-house integration of the full complement of real estate skills is one of Vornado’s strengths.

Active Development

Continuously Seeking and Realizing Opportunities for Value Creation

Vornado has a proven history of delivering on bold and complex asset transformations that create long-term value and deliver world-class products to our tenants.

Portfolio

Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE: VNO) is a fully-integrated Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT). Vornado has a concentration of premier assets and a focused strategy of growing its dominant position in New York City office and Manhattan high street retail.

The Company owns all or portions of:

New York

57 Manhattan operating properties consisting of:

     20.4 million square feet of office space in 30 of the properties;

     2.4 million square feet of street retail space in 50 of the properties;

     1,662 residential units in five Manhattan properties;

Multiple development sites, including 350 Park Avenue, Sunset Pier 94 Studios and the Hotel Pennsylvania site;

THE PENN DISTRICT is our campus-like development currently consisting of 9 million square feet in over a dozen buildings and land sites surrounding New York’s Pennsylvania Station, the busiest transportation hub in North America; 

A 32.4% interest in Alexander’s, Inc. (NYSE: ALX), which owns five properties in the New York metropolitan area, including 731 Lexington Avenue, the 1.1 million square foot Bloomberg, L.P. headquarters building;

Signage throughout Times Square and THE PENN DISTRICT;

BMS, our wholly owned subsidiary, which provides cleaning and security services for our buildings and third parties, employing 2,437 associates;

Chicago

The 3.7 million square foot Mart ("THE MART"); and

San Francisco

A 70% controlling interest in 555 California Street, a three-building office complex in San Francisco's financial district aggregating 1.8 million square feet.

Our People

A Superior Team with an Entrepreneurial Spirit

World-class properties are not simply built. They are made world-class every day by the people who manage and maintain them. Vornado’s experienced operating and investment professionals work tirelessly to serve our tenants and maintain each asset to the highest possible standards.

Vornado’s Core Values

Commitment To

Excellence • Honesty • Integrity • Teamwork

Respect for

Our Colleagues • Creativity

Alignment with

Our Shareholders

Leadership in

The Community

Leadership Team

  • Steven Roth
    Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
  • Michael J. Franco
    President and Chief Financial Officer
  • Glen J. Weiss
    Executive Vice President ‐ Office Leasing and Co-Head of Real Estate
  • Barry S. Langer
    Executive Vice President – Development and Co-Head of Real Estate
  • Haim Chera
    Executive Vice President ‐ Head of Retail
  • Thomas Sanelli
    Executive Vice President – Finance and Chief Administrative Officer