Charges filed against Current CEO Schanzer by Ex COO Nancy Mozzachio
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. Whether the lawsuit will proceed or not, the decision will be made by the judge in Brooklyn.
Aside from smirking at women at the workplace, CEO Schanzer is also giving out malicious comments according to Nancy Mozzachio. CEO Schanzer also called former COO Nancy “babe” and has made a few side comments about her breasts. 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.
After the charges of pay disparity and sexual harassment was filed in court, the company has made a crucial decision to remove Nancy as Chief Operating Officer. Nancy’s meeting was canceled and removed from the company.
On the year 2015 there had been circulations that an external investigation is being conducted regarding the case, that’s also the time where Cedar Realty did some probing about it. But according to the former COO Nancy, the investigators never probed on the claims made by the female workers who were said to be victims of the sexual harassment as well made by Schanzer. 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. For those complainants to keep their mouth shut, Cedar Realty has made a decision to pay them for the damages Schanzer has made.
Nancy Mozzachio is very well known for her triumphant career with the company. From becoming the Chief Operating Officer in 2014, she has been in a couple of tough positions like being the Director of Leasing and the Vice President for Leasing in the year 2003 up to 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 is still what is right for females to have a safer working environment free from any kind of harassment.