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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Penny Laughlin 2016


  • Title: Associate
  • Company: Metropolis Group Inc.
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Birthplace: Staten Island, NY

Education: College of Staten Island (CUNY)

First job outside of real estate: Restaurant server

First job in real estate or allied field: Project Coordinator at Calvanico Associates

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Now: Supervise and training teams of project coordinators. Future: I plan to continue working with Metropolis and live each day to the fullest 

How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? Take a deep breath and re-focus on the bigger picture.

Favorite book or author: “11/22/63” by Stephen King

Favorite movie: “Silver Linings Playbook”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? Tim McGraw, “Humble and Kind” 

One word to describe your work environment: Action-packed

Rules to live by in business: Lead by example

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead) who would it be and where would you go? Grandparents (both), wherever they want

What is your dream job? Professional shopper