Former Cedar Realty COO Nancy Mozzachio Files Charges Against Current CEO
Ex CEO of Cedar Realty Nancy H Mozzachio filed a lawsuit against the company’s current CEO Bruce Schanzer for the charges of pay discrimination and sexual harassment. The lawsuit is currently ongoing, click here to learn more, a judge located in Brooklyn is will be the one to decide if the cases filed must proceed in court.
According to Nancy Mozzachio on her statement last Nov 2 to CEO Bruce Schanzer, she says that he was giving improper comments to ladies at work. Nancy also claims that CEO Schanzer he has made some unfit commentary about her breasts and maliciously calling her “babe”. Nancy also shared an experience she had with the current CEO Schanzer wherein she was drinking a coffee from Dunkin Donuts where he made a an awful remark about bringing some Double Ds to the workplace. Also, the current CEO Schanzer is said to be giving out uncalled for hugs at work.
When she decided to proceed in filing a case of sexual harassment and pay disparity to court, her position has been terminated. She was terminated from her position after the meeting was canceled.
It was in the year 2015 when an outside investigator decided to open up the case, that’s also the time where Cedar Realty started probing on the said allegations. However, Nancy stated the accusations of the female employees who were experienced the same harassment as well were never looked into by the investigators. There was an employee of the said company that went to Wall Street Journal to help spread her experience with Schanzer; according to her- she was asked by the CEO what color her underwear is. Most of the people who claimed to be sexually harassed by the CEO has been paid a large amount of money for their silence, to prevent these stories from reaching to the investigators.
The former Chief Operating Officer is popular for her booming career in Cedar Realty. Starting her early years in the company last 2003 and 2004 as the Director for Leasing and Vice President for Leasing up until she has been promoted as Chief Operating Officer in the year 2004. Going back to her charges about pay disparity, she shared her sentiments about receiving a small amount of incentive she receives from the company, and compared to the company’s Chief Financial Officer, she receives a way lesser amount for her salary which should definitely be not the case. Cedar Realty has made a firm stand about how they plead no guilty and that through meticulous probing by the board, the result of the investigations were deemed has made the decision not to proceed with the lawsuit.
But that wouldn’t stop Nancy Mozzachio of fighting for her rights as an employee of the said company. Check it out now! Nancy Mozzachio up to this very day is still doing the best that she can to continue spreading awareness more about this matter to help the female workers have a healthy workplace that is fair and just.