March 21 - April 3, 2017

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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Mercedes Brien 2005


  • Title: Sales Associate
  • Company: First Realty Company
  • Location: Rochester, N.Y.
  • Birthplace: Rochester, N.Y., 1957

Family: Husband, Bob, children: Daniel (24), Neal (22), Jonathan (21), Stephen (19), Nathan (19), William (18), Alexandrea (16), Vanessa (14), Cassandra (13)
College: West Chester University, Delaware Community College
First job outside of real estate: Restaurant management
First job in real estate or allied field: Sales associate with Bowles, INC. industrial brokers
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Commercial and industrial real estate sales and leasing, tenant/buyer representation, property management, real estate consulting
Hobbies: Cooking, sailing, music —jazz and blues
Favorite book: “The King of Tort”
Keys to success: Honesty, communication
If you had to choose another vocation what would it be? Interior design