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Professional Profile: John McGovern 2017


  • Title: Account Executive
  • Company: Holt Construction Corp.
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY

Education: Ocean County College, NYU

First job outside of Construction: District facilties manager for rental car company

First job in real estate or allied field: Procurement of new retail offices spaces

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? As account executive at Holt Construction, I’m currently managing existing client’s expectations and continue to do more successful projects; not just one. A client is for life. I’m also working on bringing new companies to Holt to contribute to our growth and success.

How do you unwind from a busy day in Construction?  Enjoy spending time with friends and family

Favorite movie: Braveheart

Last song you purchased/downloaded? “Knee Deep” by Zac Brown

Rules to live by in business: Be passionate about what you do, its people that that make a business successful.

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? Frank Sinatra at Patsy’s Restaurant

What is your dream job? Always had a passion for wine; own and run a vineyard