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Professional Profile: Lori Shabtai 2016


  • Title: Commercial Sales & Leasing Specialist
  • Company: Town Commercial, LLC
  • Location: 730 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
  • Birthplace: New York, NY
Lori Shabtai, Town Commercial, LLC

Education: NYU/ Motherhood/ Life

First job: Retail fashion sales at age 14

First job in real estate or allied field: Winick Realty Group

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Town Commercial allows me the luxury to focus on retail, office, investment sales and residential real estate. In the future using this modern approach to real estate and continue building on my knowledge.

How do you unwind from a busy day? Walking in the warm weather to a quiet destination for a glass of wine and a delicious meal. In colder weather, cooking and sharing a meal with loved ones. Writing, watching a great film and meditation.

Favorite book or author: “Truman Capote”

Favorite movie: “My Man Godfrey” and “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? “Le vie en Rose” by Edith Piaf & “Roar” by Katy Perry.

One word to describe your work environment: Perfect

Rules to live by in business: You have one reputation and its forever.

My technology: passion, integrity, commitment knowledge with understanding, instinctiveness, notable authenticity, gratitude, balance, elevation, sharing, truth

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? Einstein – a picnic in Central Park & no agenda.

What is your DREAM job? (Something other than your current job) To run a foundation devoted to education, with a group of committed brilliant people.