Professional Profile: Patricia Tiglias 2017

Patricia Tiglias

Name: Patricia Tiglias

Title: Project Manager

Company: MG New York Architects PLLC

Location: New York, NY

Birthplace: Plainview, NY

Education: Bachelor of Architecture, Pratt Institute 

First job outside of real estate: The Landmark Diner, Roslyn NY

First job in real estate or allied field: Summer internship, Restoration of the Old Court House building in Mineola – now the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building for Nassau County.

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I currently manage a wide range of projects here at MGNY (retail, restaurants, apartment renovations, and residential buildings) which has allowed me to collaborate with interior designers and other professionals. I am gaining valuable work experience to maybe start a small firm of my own one day.

How do you unwind from a busy day? Wine with a friend

Favorite book or author: “Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince”

Favorite movie: WALL-E

One word to describe your work environment: Enriching

Rules to live by in business: Work hard and keep an open mind

What is your dream job? Designing summer homes in Greece