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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Rafael Salaberrios 2004


  • Title: President
  • Company: Bronx Overall Economic Development Corp.
  • Location: 198 East 161st Street, Suite 201, Bronx, New York 10451
  • Birthplace: Bronx, New York - August 1, 1955

Family: I have a beautiful wife, 2 daughters and 1 son

College: Lehman College — Economics Major

First Job Unrelated to your current field: I was a dispatcher at a moving and Storage Company

First Job in current field: Branch Manager for Banco Popular Puerto Rico

What Your Firm Does Now and It’s Plans for the Future: The Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (BOEDC) strives to better the quality of life for every resident of the Bronx.

Hobbies: Playing my guitar and running

Favorite Novel: Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Favorite Film: The Milagro Beanfield War

Keys to Success: Perseverance

Person(s) You Most Admire (outside of family): World-renowned poet, Pablo Neruda: Former President, William Jefferson Clinton