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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Laurel Pietrykowski 2016


  • Title: Project Architect
  • Company: Mancini Duffy
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Birthplace: Syracuse, NY

Education: Bachelors of Architecture

First job outside of real estate: Physics tutor

First job in real estate or allied field: Intern Architect at Architecture + (Troy, NY)

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Currently working as an architect and finishing my exams to get my license. I see myself in the architecture industry for the rest of my career. I love what I do – helping clients solve problems and building spaces.

How do you unwind from a busy day? A dirty gin martini

Favorite book or author: “The Phantom Tollbooth”

Favorite movie: “The Sweetest Thing”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? Fitz and the Tantrums “HandClap”

One word to describe your work environment: A tie – teamwork and comradery

Rules to live by in business: The client is always right; and, if you don’t know, ask.

What is your dream job? To be a travel and food blogger.