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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Lee Silpe 2015


  • Title: COO | Senior Analyst
  • Company: Berko & Associates
  • Location: New York, N.Y.
  • Birthplace: Long Island, N.Y.

Education: Hofstra University
First job outside of real estate: Business Consultant
First job in real estate or allied field: Merrill Lynch
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I currently manage the operations at Berko & Associates while overseeing my own investment sales and finance team.
How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? Spend my nights busy with real estate.
Favorite movie: ”Cool Hand Luke”
One word to describe your work environment: Creative
Rules to live by in business: Transparency is key.
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? John Jacob Astor, and I would pick his brain over dinner at Esca, one of my favorite restaurants in the city.
What is your dream job? Chef, I’ve always loved to cook