IREON Member Profile: Eli Nichtberger 2021

Eli Nichtberger

Name: Eli Nichtberger

Title: VP of Business Development

Company: JLM Decorating

Location: 111 John Street, Suite 1510, New York, NY 10038

Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY


Education: Baruch College, NYC – Majored in Real Estate Investment, Minored in Entrepreneurship

First job: Financial advisor at Empire Wealth

First job in real estate or allied field: Real estate salesperson at CBRE NYC

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Currently leading the business development department of a prominent painting and decorative firm serving the commercial market in NYC & Florida. Planning to expand to emerging markets.

One word to describe your work environment: Ever-changing

Two things on your bucket list: Watching my family grow; visit every state in our great country

Three TV shows everyone should stream: 24, Billions, Silicon Valley

Favorite movie: Inception

Favorite book: “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen Covey

Favorite vacation destination: Anywhere with a beach

Have you ever been told you look like someone famous? Who? Ryan Reynolds

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? Steve Jobs in his home garage where Apple began

Rules to live by in business: Honesty and respect to EVERYONE regardless of status!

What is your DREAM job? (NOT your current job) Successful real estate investor leaving a legacy for generations