Professional Profile: George Oros 2017

George Oros

Name: George Oros

Title: Director Economic Development/Special Advisor to the County Executive

Company: Westchester County

Location: White Plains, NY

Birthplace: Trenton, NJ

Education: Pace Law

First job: Newspaper route; loved my third job more – pumping gas at Community Sunoco

First job in real estate or allied field: Mortgage closings at Galef and Jacobs

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Now: Create jobs; future: Continue to enjoy life as much as possible.

How do you unwind from a busy day? A Maker’s Mark, rocks, with a cigar,  reading Hemmings or talking with my kids.

Favorite book or author: “Auto” biographies about the auto industry

Favorite movie: Duck Soup

Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded? Allman Brothers

One word to describe your work environment: Fun

Rules to live by in business: Be honest; be positive; smile; take your clients and customers seriously, but never yourself.

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? Winston Churchill…at a Cigar Bar of course.

What is your dream job? Director of community relations for NASCAR.