23rd Annual Riverwalk Tribute

Date(s) - Thursday, May 4, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Riverside Hotel


Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale is pleased to announce the honorees for the 23rd Annual Riverwalk Tribute to be held on Thursday, May 4th, 2023 at the Riverside Hotel. This year’s event honors a group of individuals who have made a significant impact in the City of Fort Lauderdale and with Riverwalk:

Nectaria Chakas and Robert Lochrie of Lochrie and Chakas, P.A.

Keith Costello of Locality Bank

Renée K. Quinn of QuinnProQuo

Bob Swindell of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance.

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Nectaria Chakas and Robert Lochrie have helped numerous developers navigate the land development entitlement process to produce some of the most iconic buildings in South Florida. From affordable housing units to high-end condominium projects to commercial properties, these well-respected attorneys have made a significant impact on our skyline and assisted in writing meaningful code and land use guidelines.

Keith Costello is a highly respected figure in the world of commercial banking. His unique ability to assemble a diverse group of investors to create successful community banks has made him a leader in the industry. His latest venture – Locality Bank – harnesses the power of digital technology that allows their clients to meet ambitious goals.

Renée K. Quinn is a strategist at QuinnProQuo and a well-known figure in the hospitality industry as @SpiritedSFL. Following a successful career as an established private banking and wealth management executive, Renée created QuinnProQuo to focus on providing business strategies gleaned from her extensive experience. She lives, works and plays in downtown Fort Lauderdale, supporting her community in leadership roles on a variety of local boards. In addition, Renée has partnered with a number of nonprofit organizations, strategizing to raise millions of dollars for their causes. On the creative side, Renée is a featured columnist for local and national food and beverage publications and enjoys connecting people over the latest intriguing cocktail and culinary experiences to benefit her downtown community. She’s a former Riverwalk board chair/interim president and board member for the past 25 years.

Bob Swindell was named President and CEO of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance in 2009. He and his team assist local, national and international companies in moving their operations to Broward County. Thanks in parts to his efforts, South Florida has been designated a “mega-region of the future” and a driver of future U.S. economic growth.

The 23rd Annual Riverwalk Tribute will be held at the Riverside Hotel on Thursday, May 4th, 2023 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. There will be an exclusive VIP reception with the honorees from 5:00pm to 6:00pm. Honored guests, sponsors and special guests will enjoy an exquisite evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, live entertainment and an impressive silent auction. There will also be a special presentation officially recognizing the 23rd Annual Riverwalk Tribute honorees.

Tickets to this event are on sale now. For information on sponsoring the 23rd Annual Riverwalk Tribute, donating to the silent auction or for any other questions, please contact Donisha Brockington at (954) 468-1541 extension 204 or at events@goriverwalk.com.

NOTE: Current Riverwalk members receive a discount on their tickets. Please contact Patrick Harris at (954) 468-1541 x206 or patrick@goriverwalk.com to verify your membership status or to renew.