Professional Profile: Joseph Steffano 2016

Joseph Steffano - 2016

Name: Joseph Steffano - 2016

Title: Asset Manager

Company: Linear Retail Properties

Location: Burlington, MA

Birthplace: Boston, MA

Family: Wife, Audrey

College: Fairfield University and DePaul University

First job unrelated to your current field: Sailing instructor

First job in current field: Distressed CRE debt workouts

What your firm does now and its plans for the future? Own and operate convenience oriented retail properties throughout New England.

Hobbies: Skiing, fishing, cooking

Favorite novel: “Kitchen Confidential”

Favorite film: “Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World” 

Keys to success: Read other market’s newspapers

Person(s) you most admire (outside of family): John Buck, Leon Leonwood Bean

If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be? Dentist or ski lift operator