Professional Profile: Jared Kleinman 2020

Jared Kleinman

Name: Jared Kleinman

Title: Vice President

Company: AFA Protective Systems, Inc.

Location: New York, NY

Birthplace: Port Washington, NY

Education: BS Business Management and MA International Business from the University of Florida, Gainesville; Juris Doctorate and MA International Relations from Syracuse University 

First job: Pizza delivery guy

First job in real estate or allied field: Salesperson at AFA Protective Systems, Inc.

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am AFA’s vice president overseeing marketing strategy and production, business development and government initiatives. The plan for the future is to continue our growth trajectory by leveraging our exceptional operations and alarm services to produce sales. 

How do you unwind from a busy day? Bourbon

Favorite book or author: George RR Martin

Favorite movie: “Young Frankenstein”

Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded? “The Slow Rush” by Tame Impala

One word to describe your work environment: Nuts

Rules to live by in business: Always be forthright and honest when delivering information. 

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 break plates in Greece with John Bonham 

What is your DREAM job? (Something other than your current job): I would like to replace Anthony Bourdain