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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Jay Holt 2016


  • Title: Managing Director
  • Company: Holt Construction Corp.
  • Location: Pearl River, NY
  • Birthplace: Berea, OH

Education: BS Construction Technology, Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI

First job outside of security: USPS Mail Carrier

First job in real estate or allied field: Construction Laborer

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am the glue that holds our company together and providing steerage towards the best company on the planet. We offer the absolute highest standard of construction services and craftsmanship available.We are planning an energetic succession plan for the entire company.

How do you unwind from a busy day in construction? Family, red wine and tinkering around the house.

Favorite book or author: “The Lucifer Principal”

Favorite movie: “The Shining”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? Alt-J , “Left Hand”

One word to describe your work environment: Friendly

Rules to live by in business: Collaborate towards positive change

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? Albert Einstein, his favorite restaurant.

What is your dream job? Fighter pilot