Professional Profiles: Ricardo Nabholz, 2014
December 22, 2014 - Green Buildings
Title: Senior Designer
Company: Mancini Duffy
Location: New York, N.Y.
Birthplace: Albuquerque, N.M.
Education: The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
First job outside of real estate: My first job with a salary and benefits was driving a truck in Seattle. My first job was bagging groceries. My first job interacting closely with clients was high-end retail, I quickly learned a great deal about managing expectations and making things right.
First job in real estate or allied field: Designer at a big firm in Chicago.
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I aim to influence the experience of space - with the goal of making a positive impact on the lives and businesses of my clients.
How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? I like to hit the gym or hit the bar. Both are effective.
Favorite book: Anything with political-intrigue-in-space or a post-apocalyptic-dystopia.
Favorite movie: "Brazil"
Last song you purchased/downloaded? "Stayin' Alive," Capital Cities
One word to describe your work environment: Kinetic
Rules to live by in business: Be flexible, be honest, be kind.