Professional Profile: Dana Miarmi 2020

Dana Miarmi

Name: Dana Miarmi

Title: Senior Associate, Managing Director

Company: Mancini Duffy

Location: Red Bank, NJ

Birthplace: Red Bank, NJ

Education: MArch, The Catholic University of America, & BS Architecture, The Catholic University of America

First job: Camp counselor @ Ranney School in Tinton Falls

First job in real estate or allied field: Architectural designer at Gensler

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am currently focusing on starting a new office in Red Bank, NJ, to support our Monmouth County clients, while also helping to grow our industrial, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, and healthcare market sectors.

How do you unwind from a busy day? By putting the phone away and spending time with my newly one-year-old daughter. 

Favorite book or author: This is an ever-evolving list, but currently my top authors include Aaron Blabey, Diane Alber, and Anna Dewdney.

Favorite movie: “The Count of Monte Cristo”

Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded? You are asking me in December, so definitely Michael Bublé’s Christmas Album!

One word to describe your work environment: One isn’t enough, so I’ll give you two: Collaborative and innovative.

Rules to live by in business: Work hard, stay humble, and always pay it forward.

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? Santiago Calatrava, Robin Williams, and Lucille Ball, a table of four, at La Famiglia Ristorante in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job) Teaching surf lessons in Maui, Hawaii.