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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Amanda Holt 2016


  • Title: Marketing & Brand Manager
  • Company: Holt Construction Corp.
  • Location: Pearl River, NY
  • Birthplace: Suffern, NY

Education: BA Communications Design, Parsons School of Design

First job outside of Construction: Camp counselor, Adirondack Camp – Lake George, NY

First job in real estate or allied field: Holt Construction Corp.

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I’m managing the marketing and brand content for Holt. Our company is expanding rapidly which gives our department the opportunity to re-invent ourselves while staying true to our almost 100 year history.

How do you unwind from a busy day in construction?  A good meal with my husband.

Favorite book or author: Philippa Gregory

Favorite movie: “Out of Africa”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? S.O.B. – Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats

One word to describe your work environment? Animated

Rules to live by in business: Honesty rules!

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? Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – In Salzburg, Austria with wine.

What is your dream job? You really can’t beat doing what you love for your own family!