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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Joseph Lembo 2016


  • Title: Partner
  • Company: Kohler Ronan Engineers
  • Location: New York City & Danbury, CT
  • Birthplace: Mount Vernon, NY

Education: B.S. & M.S Mechanical Engineer – Manhattan College

First job outside of real estate: Con Edison (College Internship)

First job in real estate or allied field: Staefa Controls which is now owned by Siemens Building Technologies and Solutions.

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am a partner of a mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection and technology consulting firm.  The firm has continued to grow steadily since inception and has become one of the recognized experts in the design of cultural and higher education institutions.  The plan for the future is to continue building the firm’s reputation as a leader in the industry and expand our services to projects across the country.

How do you unwind from a busy day? Going for a walk with my wife after a nice dinner followed by watching one of my New York sports teams (Yankees, Rangers, Giants and Knicks).

Favorite book or author: John Grishman

Favorite movie: “The Godfather”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? Metallica, “Hardwired”

One word to describe your work environment: Energetic

Rules to live by in business:  Don’t be afraid to surround yourself with people who are smarter than you, they can only help propel you and your business. 

What is your dream job? Owner of a New York sports team, preferably the Yankees.