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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Connie Luongo 2017


  • Title: Director of Operations
  • Company: Mancini Duffy
  • Location: New York City
  • Birthplace: Elizabeth, NJ

Education: B.A., English & Communications, Fairleigh Dickinson University

First job outside of real estate: Account coordinator in an ad agency

First job in real estate or allied field: marketing assistant in a civil engineering firm

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I was recently promoted to director of operations for Mancini Duffy, a New York City-based architecture firm. The firm is 100 years old, but has the heart, energy and vision of a start-up. I’m really excited to see how our firm evolves as it reimagines itself under our firm president Christian Giordano.

How do you unwind from a busy day? I love to read. (Preferably at the beach!)

Favorite book or author: Haruki Murakami

Favorite movie: Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? “Way Down We Go” by Kaleo

One word to describe your work environment: Inspiring.

Rules to live by in business: Don’t just build a network; build a community.