March 21 - April 3, 2017

Digital Edition

Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Blake Williams 2016


  • Title: Senior Acquisitions Analyst
  • Company: Savanna
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Birthplace: Minneapolis, MN

Education: Dartmouth College B.A. in Economics

First job outside of real estate: Grocery carry-out at Lund’s

First job in real estate or allied field: Morgan Stanley Commercial Real Estate Group

How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? Usually with a work out

Favorite book or author: “Social Animal” by David Brooks

Favorite movie: “A Beautiful Mind”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? “Purple Rain” by Prince

One word to describe your work environment: Collegial 

Rules to live by in business: Honesty above all else

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? Michael Jordan at Michael Jordan’s Steak House-where else?

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job) Starting Quarter Back for the Minnesota Vikings