Joe worked for 38 years as a career educator spanning positions of teacher, principal, state education department administrator, and elected school board member in New Jersey. He moved full-time to Venice, Florida in 2002, although he started vacationing on the Sun Coast in the mid 1960's and has witnessed the growth of this fabulous area called "paradise". Joe also possessed a New Jersey Real Estate license and engaged in real estate transactions in the upper socio-economic Shore communities and focused on high-end single family and condominium homes and did on-site sales in model home parks.
When he moved to Florida, he obtained his Florida Sales Associate license and worked for a local developer selling single family, condominium and custom homes in upscale communities in Venice and Englewood. Prior to coming to Signature Sotheby's International Realty, he sold senior independent living condominiums.
Joe was raised in a small business family and learned early about customer service from his family. Together with his educational experience dealing with various ages and his family business experience, he brings many transferable skills to work successfully with his clients seeking homes in Southwest Florida. He prides himself on developing positive personal relationships and making the purchase experience a memorable journey. Many of his customers have become personal friends and continue to provide referrals due to his work ethic and client respect.