President and Founder, Prestige Plumbing and Heating, Inc., New York City
2002 – Present: Oversees all aspects of company management, operation and administration. Develops and implements various strategies for company growth and diversification. Researches product developments and manufacturers for industry innovations. Creates budgets for purchasing and staffing and charitable donations. Sets the company standard for customer service and marketing. Delegates responsibility based on keen understanding of individual strengths and weaknesses.
2012 — Present: Disaster Recovery Spearheaded the recovery effort in the community of SeaGate in Coney Island, Brooklyn after Superstorm Sandy to get homeowners back in their homes with heat and hot water One of the first contractors involved in New York’s Rapid Recovery Program to get New York homeowners back in their homes as quickly as possible after the storm First Round Pool Contractor in New Jersey’s RREM program to Reconstruct, Rehabilitate, Elevate and Mitigate homes damaged by Superstorm Sandy in New Jersey
Partner, R & R Plumbing and Heating, Inc.
1995 — 2002: Supervised all aspects of company management, operation and administration. Increased sales and productivity exponentially, year after year. Developed a tracking system for company vehicles, and an accountability standard for all company drivers. Created an in-house supply unit, eliminating the need for material “runs”. Promoted a company mentoring program.
Mechanic, R & R Plumbing and Heading, Inc.
1985 – 1995: Interfaced with customers on residential, commercial and industrial applications. Supervised multiple crews on new construction assignments. Maintained vehicles and equipment. Scouted opportunities and calculated estimates for jobs. Installed, modified and repaired plumbing, heating and boiler systems.
Education: Port Richmond High School, Staten Island, Class of 1984 OSHA 10 hour Safety Course Scaffolding Safety Course