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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Bob Schell 2009


  • Title: President, SIOR
  • Company: Pyramid Brokerage Company
  • Location: Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Birthplace: Syracuse, November 1962

Family: Lisa (wife); Nick (17); Maeghan (14), Chester the dog (10)

College: Ithaca College, 1984, Business Management

First job outside of real estate: Lumber yard hand

First job in real estate or allied field: Leasing agent, Pioneer Group

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? President commercial brokerage firm. For the future: a long relaxing retirement.

Hobbies: Family, golf, youth hockey

Favorite book: “Debt of Honor”

Favorite movie: “One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest”

Person you admire most (outside of family): Robert Berkey

Keys to success: “Staying in front of the next guy”

If you had to choose another vocation what would it be: A juggler in Central Park