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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Lisa Bevacqua 2016


  • Title: Senior vice president & director of asset management
  • Company: Silverstein Properties
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Birthplace: Mt. Kisco, NY

Education:  BA, Boston College & MBA, The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania

First job outside of real estate:  Management Consultant at Accenture

First job in real estate or allied field:  Leasing broker at CB Richard Ellis/Whittier Partners

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future?  Currently, I run the asset management department for Silverstein’s 10 million s/f real estate portfolio.  Our portfolio will double in size in the next five years. 

How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? Scotch or Bordeaux

Favorite book or author: “The Fountainhead”

Favorite movie: “Shawshank Redemption”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? “Can’t Stop the Feeling”

One word to describe your work environment:  Busy

Rules to live by in business: There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

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? Sam Zell; Babbo 

What is your dream job? Designing and building luxury homes