In addition to the professional Project Manager assigned to the project, the following Ashtin Group Executive Team oversees all our work on behalf of our clients:

Leslie Kaminoff

Leslie Kaminoff, RAM, NYARM, CMCA, LCAM
Chief Executive Officer

Recently named by SmartCEO magazine as a Chief Executive Officer operating one of the 50 fastest-growing companies with headquarters in New York, Leslie Kaminoff is a recognized industry leader dedicated to the highest standard of client service.

Before founding AKAM in 1983, Mr. Kaminoff was Director of Property Management and Assistant Director of Real Estate for Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. There, he oversaw the development of housing for hospital staff as well as acquisition of property for use by the hospital. Since establishing AKAM Living Services, he has cultivated a reputation for himself and the AKAM name as one of the nation’s premier providers of exceptional real estate services.


A management industry leader, Mr. Kaminoff has studied the principles of gold star service and hospitality through the Ritz-Carlton Executive Leadership Program, and he has instilled those principles into each of his companies.  He is actively committed to the professionalization of the real estate service industry, and has served as a Governor of the New York Chapter of Registered Apartment Managers (RAM) and an Adjunct Professor at New York University’s Real Estate Institute.  He is a frequent speaker at industry seminars, the author of numerous articles, author of the book, What to Expect From Your Property Manager, and co-author of the book, How To Choose The Right Management Company For Your Residential Property: A Decision-Maker's Guide.  


In his more than three decades of contribution to the real estate service sector, Mr. Kaminoff has been an active participant in, and has been consistently celebrated by, various industry associations, including Associated Builders and Owners of Greater New York, the Rent Stabilization Association, the Real Estate Board of New York, and the New York Association of Realty Managers (NYARM), which has recognized him with the coveted Dedicated to the Industry Award. 

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Michael BerensonMichael Berenson, NYARM

AKAM Living Services President Michael Berenson is responsible for overseeing the operations of all companies under the AKAM Living Services umbrella. For Project Management Group - PMG - Mr. Berenson works closely with CEO Leslie Kaminoff and Vice President Doug Weinstein on new business development, corporate strategy, and individual project logistics. Mr. Berenson is the recipient of numerous industry awards, including Habitat magazine's Management Achievement Award for Finance, which he has won twice.

Doug Weinstein
Vice President

Project Management Group - PMG - Vice President Doug Weinstein has dedicated his entire professional career to the real estate services sector. Mr. Weinstein's professional credentials include more than three decades of experience in all areas of residential, commercial, and industrial property management as well as extensive expertise in project management including structural, mechanical, and aesthetic renovation, restoration, and redesign; building greening; disaster recovery; project logistics; contract negotiation; project finances; contractor, laborer, and building staff supervision; all aspects of project compliance and documentation; and project phasing and communication. As PMG Vice President, Mr. Weinstein works closely with Mr. Kaminoff and Mr. Berenson to introduce Project Management Group - PMG - to residential, commercial, and industrial property decision-makers, and to ensure the highest caliber of project management to every PMG client.

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