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Professional Profile: Alan Wax 2005


  • Title: President
  • Company: WAXWords Incorporated
  • Location: 105 Maxess Road, Suite S124, Melville, Long Island NY 11747
  • Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY, 1949

Family: Married to Jeanne, four children

College: BA, Stony Brook University ’71; MA, University of Missouri, ’73

First Job Unrelated to your current field: File clerk/gopher at the Wall Street Synagogue on Beekman Street in Lower Manhattan

First Job in current field: Reporter at Newsday

What Your Firm Does Now and its Plans for the Future: WAXWords is a start up public relations firm focused on the real estate industry with a focus on Long Island. The aim is to be the leading PR practioner on Long Island.

Hobbies: Reading, wine, beer

Favorite Novel: “Shogun”

Favorite Film: “Long of the Rings”, “The Fellowship of the Ring”

Keys to Success: Hard work and a good attitude.

Person(s) You Most Admire (outside of family): Milton Cooper, of Kimco, the smartest man I know.

If You Had To Choose a Different Profession, What Would It Be? Law