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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Jack O’Connor 2002


  • Title: Managing Director
  • Company: Grubb & Ellis
  • Location: Melville, NY
  • Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY

College: St. Johns University, Accounting

First job outside of real estate: Accountant

First job in real estate or allied field: Commercial banking

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Over-see operation of Long Island office for Grubb & Ellis. Would like to expand consulting side of the business for the future.

Hobbies: Boating, fishing, golf, exercise

Favorite book: Any James Bond book

Favorite movie: “Patton”

Person you most emulate (outside of family): Harry Truman

Key to success: Hard work, keep your eye on the ball.

If you were forced to choose another vocation what would it be? President of the United States