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Professional Profile: Larry Garb 2011


  • Title: Executive VP, Administration
  • Company: Hartz Mountain Industries
  • Location: Secaucus, N.J.
  • Birthplace: Livingston, N.J.

Family: Married, with children

College: University of Vermont

First job outside of real estate: I worked as an audit manager for Price Waterhouse in

the Real Estate Industry Services Group.

First job in real estate or allied field: Vice president of Administration at Hartz

Mountain Industries

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Hartz Mountain has

grown to a robust regional real estate enterprise, owning and operating more than 200

buildings in N.Y. and N.J., additionally owning, developing, managing and leasing more

than 38 million s/f of retail, hotel, and industrial properties. Hartz Mountain ensures future

strength with the continued expansion and development of managing and leasing

commercial, industrial and residential properties throughout the region.

Hobbies: Many of my current hobbies revolve around the daily life of my family. I

dedicate much of my time outside of work to having an active role in coaching my

children’s sports teams, as well as fitting in regular family trips to the beach.

Favorite book: “The Firm” by John Grisham

Favorite movie: “Midnight Run”

Person you admire most (outside of family): Bruce Springsteen

Keys to success: Dedication, perseverance and self-discipline

If you had to choose another vocation what would it be? If I had to select a profession

outside of my current field I would choose a career path as a software developer.