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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Patrick Niland 1994


  • Title: Managing Partner
  • Company: First Funding Group
  • Location: 595 Blossom Road Suite 210, Rochester, NY 14610-1825
  • Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan- 1949

Family: Married – no children
High School (College) Activities: Skiing, boating
First Job Outside of Real Estate: Corporate Finance, Exxon Corporation
First Job in Real Estate or Allied Field: Project manager for French development company in NYC
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future: Commercial mortgage broker (now and forever)
Hobbies, Likes and Dislikes: Snow Skiing, Sailing
Extracurricular Time: Renovate Old Houses
Last or Favorite Book: The Client by John Grisham
Last or Favorite Movie: In the Line of Fire
Person you most emulate (outside of family): Jimmy Carter
Key to Success (one idea): Never give up; keep trying
If you were not successful in the business you are now and were forced to choose another vocation, whether you are quailfled or not what would it be: Residential home builder.