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Professional Profile: David Singer 2016


  • Title: CEO
  • Company: Original Energy
  • Location: Little Neck, NY (Queens)
  • Birthplace: Westchester County, NY

Education: BA – Syracuse University (Political Science and Finance); JD – Benjamin Cardozo Law School.

First job in real estate or allied field: Third generation at Original Energy formerly Original Oil.

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Original Energy is a full-service provider of energy services to commercial and residential customers across New York City. With more than 80 years of experience in the industry, Original Energy specializes in fuel oil procurement (#6, #4 and #2 oils), natural gas and electricity sales, Local Law 87/Benchmarking, project management with a specialty in oil-to-gas conversions and energy efficiency retrofits, along with project financing capabilities. The firm’s dedicated team of energy professionals offers comprehensive energy consulting services with extensive resources and competitive pricing, all backed by nearly a century of family-driven customer service.

Favorite TV show: “Odd Couple”

Favorite movie: “A Few Good Men”

One word to describe your work environment: Customer-centric

Rules to live by in business: Listen to your customers. They will tell you what they need.

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? Thomas Jefferson

What is your dream job? Zamboni driver at Ranger games.