Professional Profile: Brian Anderson 2022

Brian Anderson

Name: Brian Anderson

Title: Managing Director

Company: Progress Capital

Location: Tinton Falls, NJ

Birthplace: Freehold, NJ

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Boston University

First job: Tax accounting

First job in real estate or allied field: Mortgage broker

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am currently positioned as a commercial real estate loan originator and manage a team internally. Since joining Progress Capital, the business has generated a three (3x) growth year over year and my plan is to continue on that upward trajectory.

How do you unwind from a busy day? My downtime is comprised of spending time with my 3-month-old son or swinging a golf club!

Favorite book or author: “The Art of Impossible” by Steven Kolter

Favorite movie: “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective”

Favorite streaming series: “The Witcher”

One word to describe your work environment: Perfect

Rules to live by in business: If you say you’re going to do something…do it!

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? I would dine at Augusta National with Tiger Woods.

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job) I’d have to say that at one time, my dream job was becoming a veterinarian.