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Professional Profile: Robert Scarano 2000


  • Title: President
  • Company: Scarano & Associates Architects
  • Location: 216 Hall St., Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Birthplace: Brooklyn, 1959

Family: Married, 2 girls, 12 and 6

College: City College, B.Arch.; N.Y.U., Real Estate

First job outside of real estate: Landscaping company

First job in real estate or allied field: Carpentry foreman/designer

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? President of growing architecture and building company specializing in residential multi and single family new construction, rehabilitation and adaptive reuse.

Hobbies: Boating, fishing, numismatics, painting, drawing

Favorite book: “The Last Navigator”

Favorite movie: “It’s a Wonderful Life,” Frank Capra

Person you most admire (outside of family): Benjamin Franklin

Key to success: Hard work, determination and honesty are the keys to success. Good looks, a personality and money don’t hurt either.

If you were forced to choose another vocation what would it be? Commercial airline pilot or mercenary