Professional Profile: Zion Halili 2017
Name: Zion Halili
Company: ZH NY Investors Co. LTD
Location: Queens, NY
Family: Married with three children and two grandchildren
College: Attended in Tehran, Iran
First job unrelated to your current field: I started working when I was ten years old selling toys to kids coming out of school.
First job in current field: In 1972, I bought my first piece of real estate.
What your firm does now and its plans for the future? Now property management, brokerage, financial consulting and development. Future plans are to retire next year.
Hobbies: Traveling, concerts, dining
Favorite novel: Not a reader these days
Favorite film: “Scarface”
Keys to success: Persistence and to trust yourself, have the guts to take calculated risks
Person(s) you most admire (outside of family): Tony Roberts
If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be? Attorney