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Professional Profile: Irwin Schneider 2008


  • Title: Managing Director
  • Company: VVA, LLC
  • Location: New York City
  • Birthplace: Mineola, N.Y, 1955

Family: Wife, Roni; and sons: Doc and Eric; dog, Anne

College: Farmingdale College and Rochester Institute of Technology

First job outside of real estate: Truck driver

First job in real estate or allied field: EIT (engineer in training) at Carestky & Associates, 1st co-op employment

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? VVA, LLC is a leading, full-service, independent management firm, headquartered in New York City with offices in Washington, D.C. VVA is regarded as an expert in the field of project management among a variety of industries, including: law firms, financial services, media & entertainment, libraries, museums, mission critical facilities, hospitals & healthcare facilities, universities, commercial & residential buildings, and retail. VVA manages commercial construction, renovation, relocation, infrastructure and development projects and our scope of services includes, but is not limited to, due diligence and lease negotiation, scheduling & budgeting, design management, consultant selection, construction administration, value planning & engineering, project close-out and move-in.

Hobbies: Fishing and watching lacrosse

Favorite book: Any Clancy book

Favorite movie: “Dirty Dozen”

Person you admire most (outside of family): Personal mentor, Bob Logan

Keys to success: Hard work, keeping your word, never look over your shoulder.

If you had to choose another vocation what would it be? Litigator