March 21 - April 3, 2017

Digital Edition

Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Hugh Benjamin 2002


  • Title: Vice president
  • Company: Benjamin Enterprises, Inc.
  • Location: Middletown, N.Y.
  • Birthplace: Jamaica West Indies, 1946

Family: Married 21 years with 2 children
College: Jamaica Technical College, B.S.
First job outside of real estate: Grocer
First job in real estate or allied field: Facility maintenance
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I make sure the operation runs smoothly in terms of startups, sales and project delegation.
Hobbies: Music, gardening, traveling
Favorite book: “Leadership,” by Maxwell
Favorite movie: “Dr. No” (James Bond)
Person you most emulate (outside of family): Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Key to success: Stick with it — commitment
If you were forced to choose another vocation what would it be? Investment banker