Professional Profile: Todd Korren 2018

Todd Korren - 2018

Name: Todd Korren - 2018

Title: Principal

Company: Avison Young

Location: 1166 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY

Birthplace: New York, NY

Education: New York University – undergraduate; New York University – M.B.A

First job: Cleaning swimming pools to pay for college

First job in real estate or allied field: Real estate salesperson while in college. Construction superintendent after college.

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Represent owners in the leasing of their office buildings and in tenant representation.

How do you unwind from a busy day? Reading, gardening, biking

Favorite book or author: Clive Cussler 

Favorite movies: "The Godfather," "Gladiator" and "Lawrence of Arabia"

Work environment is: Collaborative

Rules to live by in business: “Be proactive, not reactive,” “Treat others the way you want to be treated,” “Always give 100% effort,” “Create your own luck,” “Always try to improve.”

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? Moses, a desert so we could be close to g-d

What is your DREAM job? Environmental management / recycling.