Professional Profile: Andrew Borek 2022

Andrew Borek

Name: Andrew Borek

Title: Managing Partner

Company: Alan Margolin & Associates

Location: New York, NY

Birthplace: New Rochelle, NY

Education: Masters and Bachelors of Architecture, Tulane University School of Architecture

First job: Asphalt plant manager assistant

First job in real estate or allied field: Architectural designer intern

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Today I’m responsible for daily management and overall growth of our multidisciplinary engineering firm throughout the NY metro area working to continue the firm’s regional and national expansion.   

How do you unwind from a busy day? Hang with my two kids and wife, go for a run, or visit the rock-climbing gym

Favorite book or author: Walter Isaacson

Favorite movie: “Shawshank Redemption”

Favorite streaming series: “Ozark”

One word to describe your work environment: Collaborative

Rules to live by in business: Listen, learn, help and support others, always do your best

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? Benjamin Franklin, although he’d probably want to eat vegetarian.

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job) Either run a design build firm or custom furniture/ millwork shop