Professional Profile: Diane Solano 2020

Diane Solano

Name: Diane Solano

Title: Associate Broker

Company: Douglas Elliman Commercial

Location: 1772 East Jericho Tpke Ste. 1, Huntington NY 11743

Birthplace: Queens, NY

Education: Berkeley Claremont College secretarial/paralegal studies

First job: Hartman & Craven, NYC

First job in real estate or allied field: Century-21 Prevete

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future?:I currently do commercial real estate investment sales and leasing and my plan is to continue building upon my 20 years real estate experience.

How do you unwind from a busy day?:I like to go to the gym, listen to music, dance or sing,  meet up with some friends, or go for a walk or hike.

Favorite book or author: “The Power of Now” book series by Eckhart Tolle

Favorite movie: “The Matrix”

Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded?:Josh Groban’s latest album

One word to describe your work environment: Energy

Rules to live by in business: Accuracy, tenacity and patience are required in any business setting while keeping an open mind to new ideas and the flexibility to shift gears when circumstances call. Just as important is, “Know when to hold ‘em, know when to fold ‘em.”   

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 invite Elon Musk and we would tour SpaceX complex.

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job):Restoration construction, building conversion, and/or site development of investment properties