Professional Profile: Lazaro Rivera 2017

Lazaro Rivera - 2017

Name: Lazaro Rivera - 2017

Title: Real Estate Salesperson

Company: Ideal Properties Group

Location: Gowanus, NY

Birthplace: Havana, Cuba

Education: History Major at Hudson County Community College/JC State College

First job outside of real estate: Hotel Industry

First job in real estate or allied field: Sales agent

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Residential/commercial sales

How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? Go out to local place for dinner.  Enjoy an Other Half Brewery IPA. Go skateboarding. Not in that order.

Favorite book or author: Jack Kerouac “On The Road”

Favorite movie: “Godfather II”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? George Michael “Symphonica”

One word to describe your work environment: Competitive

Rules to live by in business: “Just ask.”

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? Ernest Hemingway – Any NYC bar

What is your dream job? Own a skate shop in Brooklyn with enough space for kids to come and skate.