Professional Profile: Jessica Drummond, 2019

Jessica Drummond

Name: Jessica Drummond

Title: Director of Business Development

Company: Alan Margolin & Associates Consulting Engineers and Architects, D.P.C.

Location: New York, NY

Birthplace: Long Branch, NJ

Education: Graduated from The Pennsylvania State University, Smeal College of Business in 2016 with BS Risk Management, Concentration in Real Estate

First job: Barista

First job in real estate or allied field: Intern at Newmark Knight Frank

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am the director of business development at Alan Margolin & Associates, responsible for pursuing strategic opportunities for the firm and managing client relations. Alan Margolin & Associates is a leader in the construction industry, providing special inspection engineering services to the NYC metropolitan area. For my future at the firm, I plan to contribute to the further growth of the company, expand its services and constantly search for new opportunities to improve the services we provide to our clients.

How do you unwind from a busy day? Listening to music and spending time with friends and family.

Favorite book or author: Jodi Picoult

Favorite movie: Good Will Hunting

Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded? Ed Sheeran, “Beautiful People”

One word to describe your work environment: Dynamic

Rules to live by in business: Never stop learning and always be transparent

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? Saquon Barkley at his favorite restaurant 

What is your dream job? Professional Chef