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Professional Profile: Donald Welch 1990


  • Title: President
  • Company: Donald E. Welch Real Estate Inc.
  • Location: Albany, NY
  • Birthplace: Albany, NY, 1927

Marital Status: Married 37 years

Children: 7

Automobile: Buick Park Avenue

Hobbies/Sports: Golf and skiing

Favorite Music: Old time favorites

Favorite Movie: “Hunt for Red October”

Favorite TV Show: “Tour of Duty”

Favorite Food: Steak

Most Recent Book Read: “Secrets of the Temple”

Person You Most Respect: My wife

First Job: Paper route, age 10

Community Involvements: Chairman Board of Assessment & Review City of Albany – Regional Chamber of Commerce, sponsor economic growth Capital District

Most Important Deal or Event: Offering for lease (2) major properties in Capital District, 54 State Street, 150,000 s/f office space and Broadway Center office complex 140,000 s/f. Phase #1 (Phase #2) 250,000 s/f.

Personal or Business Goal: Build a respected commercial industrial brokerage firm.

Current Activity: Real estate brokerage. Just opened branch office in Hudson, New York.