Professional Profile: Bud Hammer 2017
Name: Bud Hammer - 2017
Company: Atlantic Westchester
Location: Bedford Hills, NY
Birthplace: White Plains, NY
Education: BBA Marketing – Pace University
First job: Newspaper delivery route
First job in real estate or allied field: HVAC service technician helper
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am the president of Atlantic Westchester, a commercial and industrial HVAC and energy efficiency business. Together with my wife/business partner, we are focused on growing our company from a “mom and pop” operation to a small corporation with departments and managers. We are planning to leverage technology so we can work remotely from our RV while exploring the great USA.
How do you unwind from a busy day? I like to play golf, exercise and play backgammon on my iPad.
Favorite book or author: Robert Ludlum
Favorite movie: “Forrest Gump”
Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded? “Muddy Wolf at Red Rocks” by Joe Bonamassa
One word to describe your work environment: Teamwork
Rules to live by in business: Treat people the way you want to be treated. Be honest, transparent, polite and respectful.
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? Thomas Edison - any place in Manhattan.
What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job) Touring golf pro with a winning record.