Professional Profile: Aaron Warkov 2017
Name: Aaron Warkov
Title: Director of Investment Sales
Company: Ariel Property Advisors
Location: 122 East 42nd Street NYC NY 10168
Birthplace: San Francisco, CA
Education: Minneapolis Community College
First job: Washing dishes and cashier in a Japanese restaurant when I was 13.
First job in real estate or allied field: Edina Realty Minneapolis MN.
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I sell commercial investment properties in NYC. I want to own more rental properties, invest wisely in the market, spend time in the creative pursuit of new business ideas, inventing things of use when I can find the time – Oh and let’s not forget for some balance...surfing, biking, and throw in some tennis for good measure.
How do you unwind from a busy day? Walk my dogs, spin, cook dinner with my girlfriend, watch a good series on cable.
Favorite book or author: “The Secret Life of Lobsters” by Trevor Corson
Favorite movie: “Down By Law”
Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded? Radio Head – Mostly just stream Spotify to find new artists now.
One word to describe your work environment: Innovative
Rules to live by in business: play the long relationship game, and always do what is in your client’s best interest.
If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but not related to you) who would it be and where would you go? Nicola Tesla – Sagaponack for a long quiet weekend to talk about ideas.
What is your dream job? (something other than your current job): Inventor and artist.