Professional Profile: George Steffani 2018

George Steffani - 2018

Name: George Steffani - 2018

Title: Director, Investment Sales

Company: Lee & Associates NYC

Location: New York, NY

Birthplace: Hackensack, NJ

Education: Cornell University School of Hotel Administration

First job: Waiting tables and teaching children’s cooking lessons

First job in real estate or allied field: Intern with sbe Hotel Group

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Commercial real estate broker with a focus on New York City boroughs and submarkets. Currently my focus is across all asset classes, but plan on specializing in hospitality in the future.

How do you unwind from a busy day? Noise cancelling headphones and a hot tea.

Favorite book or author: Stephen King

Favorite movie: “The Departed”

Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded? Casoy” by FKJ

One word to describe your work environment: Tidy

Rules to live by in business: Pertinent and reliable information is the key to informed decision making. You’re only as good as the information you possess. 

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? Sonny Rollins to talk musicianship and jazz while eating sushi at TAO.

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job) I’ve always thought about going back to my roots in the restaurant industry. Creating a quick service restaurant concept has been an aspiration for some time.