Zach Ehrlich is the founder and CEO of Mdrn. Prior to founding the firm, Zach oversaw components of developer DDG's development portfolio, including the sales and marketing of $500 million worth of luxury real estate in New York and San Francisco.
Zach holds a B.A. from New York University in Real Estate and Economics.
Kobi Lahav joined Mdrn. as a Managing Director, bringing to the company a considerable knowledge of the New York real estate market after nearly a decade of experience in the industry.
Kobi was born and raised in Israel, receiving a law degree (LL.B) from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, and then going on to work at Meitar Liquornik Geva & Leshem Brandwein Law Offices - one of the top law firms in Tel Aviv – where he specialized in public offerings, private investments, and large international transactions.
Kobi completed the prestigious Executive MBA program in Stern School of Business in NYU where he specialized in Finance, Banking & Management.
His years of experience as a corporate attorney sharpened his formidable analytical skills and provided him with an extraordinary work ethic, thus preparing him to excel in the real-estate industry.
Kobi is always focused on working hard to serve the best interest of his clients, whether they are interested in rentals or in sales. Having moved to the United States from abroad, Kobi is sensitive to the needs and difficulties of clients who may be relocating to New York, and he is eager to help improve what can otherwise be a complicated and stressful process. His easy manner and outgoing disposition invariably establish a sense of comfort and confidence in his clients. After almost 10 years in New York’s real estate market, Kobi is excited to be joining the Mdrn. team, and above all he looks forward to ensuring that his clients find their ideal apartment without having to compromise.
Strategy & Ops Director
David is the Strategy Director at Mdrn, where he focuses on overseeing both company strategy and marketing.
Born and raised in Northern London and later moving to the U.S., David holds a B.A. from Baruch College in Corporate Communications and Psychology. He brings an analytical and visionary eye fostered from a respectable corporate background, having consulted while holding roles under Sodexo, Pfizer and IPG.
Born and raised in Israel, served under the combat intelligence unit for the army. After serving in the army he toured all across the United States and fell in love. Eyal moved to New York in 2006, and became a Brooklynite (slight fetish to Brooklyn). Started Graphic Design school in 2009, where he was first exposed to printmaking and digital graphics.
Eyal finished with honors, Magna Cum Laude, obtaining a Design degree with a minor in Art History. While in school, he worked as an Aviation Security Agent, and did some freelance and intern work. His experience has most notably been with Broadway Sensation, Mana Contemporary and Europhoria. Eyal was appointed to Design director at Mdrn in April 2015.
Director of Talent
Olinda Turturro in an important presence in the New York real estate industry. In her distinguished career, she has progressed from top-producing agent to seasoned associate broker at the city’s most respected firms. Olinda now is known as an expert consultant and educator who has trained thousands of the New York’s most talented professionals.
The firms Olinda has assisted with the original courses and manuals she created reads like a Who’s Who of Manhattan real estate, and her impressive results are documented in metrics. The Real Deal reported that as a recruiting specialist Olinda assisted in the meteoric growth of one client firm. Subsequently, she succeeded in expanding another client firm from 75 to 750 agents, bringing it into fifth place in the city’s top 12 brokerages. The Real Deal also stated that during her association with a third client, that company went from one to six offices and achieved a position in the coveted Top 12. Olinda's keen sense of spotting talent consistently enables her to secure agents, who become award winning brokers.
Olinda Turturro is not just an astute businesswoman, but also an accomplished actress, singer and supporter of the dramatic arts. Throughout her real estate career, she has maintained a thriving drama school, Turturro Acting Studio (www.turturroactingstudio.com). Clients of Olinda and her husband Enzo Carlino, include not just actors seeking to hone their craft, but business executives and entrepreneurs wishing to acquire top-level communications and presentation skills.
You may also find Olinda And Her Entourage Band, singing at various NYC elegant venues and cool dives, such as The Cutting Room, 3 West Club and Cha Cha's, in Little Italy. Or, singing with Vinny Pastore's Rock N' Roll Band, The Gangster Squad.
Now Olinda is the Director of Talent at Mdrn. With Olinda in charge of recruiting talent, Mdrn. is poised to create the same powerful presence they enjoy throughout the country.
New York City for the past twenty years has been a favorable place for Naomi Eisenberg to call home. Within that time she has established seventeen years and counting of experience in the New York real estate market. Naomi attributes her success to her dedication in providing professionalism, market acumen and business sense to meet client requirements and make their dreams come true. As operations manager at Mdrn, she is focused and dedicated to achieving optimal exposure and organization for the firm's agents.
As a licensed agent herself she is relentless in her pursuit of finding the perfect apartment for her clients, and has incredible neighborhood knowledge, having been to almost every building and worked with hundreds of landlords. Five-time award winning top producer, Naomi has a passion for real estate taking a unique approach when working with people. Throughout her professional life she has developed her own philosophy of success in business – focus, persistence and ambition. According to her, in real estate one has to be “on top of his/her game” and constantly on the move to get to know what new properties are available, what developments are taking place and what properties are new to market.
Her excellent communication skills and her approach to business have helped her to develop longstanding relationships with landlords, management companies, clients and colleagues that have led to successful results over the years. It is the cosmic combination of personal attentiveness, good teamwork and the dedication of helping people find a perfect home that gives meaning to what she contributes to the Mdrn team on a day-to-day basis.
When outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family and breaking a sweat at the gym.
Director of Sales
A highly respected sales executive, Dan began his real estate career in the mid 1980's and was a top selling and listing broker, averaging fifty transactions per year. Because of his encyclopedic knowledge of creative marketing ideas, along with an amazing track record of successful transactions, Dan has been the exclusive broker of choice for many developers, sponsors and board members throughout New York.
As a Sales Manager, Dan provides tailored sales and marketing guidance to help agents create a niche for themselves in the industry. In this capacity, he regularly trains salespersons and brokers at the firm.
Dan attended Northeastern University and Brooklyn Law School. He previously was the president of a wholesale food distribution business, Atlantic Biscuit Company. He is the founding member and serves on the board of a non-profit children's summer recreation program, which gives over 300 children a wonderful summer experience every year.
Dan has been featured in New York Magazine, The New York Times and the Real Deal Magazine as one of New York's top brokers. He also has been a featured speaker at the Real Estate Board Of New York.