Professional Profile: Carrie Ann Riera 2015
Name: Carrie Ann Riera - 2015
Title: Project Manager
Company: O&G Industries, Inc.
Location: 112 Wall St., Torrington, CT 06790
Birthplace: New Britain, CT
College: Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT and The Boston Architectural Center, Boston, MA
First job unrelated to your current field: Banquet Waitress
First job in current field: Project Engineer for the Additions and Renovations at the C.E.Waring Building, UCONN
What your firm does now and its plans for the future? Continue to expand within the healthcare and higher education markets within the construction industry.
Hobbies: Boxing, Texas Hold’em and Setback card games, home renovations
Favorite novel: “Velvet Chains” by Constance O’Banyon
Favorite film: It’s a three way tie between the “Breakfast Club,” “Sixteen Candles” and “Legends of the Fall”
Keys to success: Communication, collaboration, strength to apologize and passion to never give up.
Person(s) you most admire (outside of family) My therapist Dr. Jill, she is always positive and encouraging.
If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be? Historical Romance Novelist