Professional Profile: William Wong 2018

William Wong

Name: William Wong

Title: Associate

Company: Spacesmith, LLP

Location: New York City

Birthplace: New York City

Education: Bachelor of Architecture, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

First job outside of real estate: Sales associate at the GAP

First job in real estate or allied field: Junior designer at Mancini Duffy

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I’m a project manager on several interiors projects for clients in higher education, residential/ hospitality, and the corporate sector. Several of my multi-year projects will be completed by the end of this year. Spacesmith is also currently working on new embassy interiors for the US Department of State and renovations for high-end, luxury retail stores, such as Carolina Herrera. We are also expanding our reach with the recent opening of a second office in Hudson, NY.

How do you unwind from a busy day? Playing and reading with my two young children at home 

Favorite book or author: Thomas Friedman

Favorite movie: “The Usual Suspects”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? The “Hamilton” soundtrack

One word to describe your work environment: Inspirational! 

Rules to live by in business: Manage your client’s expectations 

What is your dream job? Imagineer at Disney World