Stephanie J. Poulos
Baird & Warner Lincoln Park
What was your first job in the realty industry?
Assisting my friend/mentor Jim Adinamis of JDA Realty in a part-time capacity
What is your favorite free-time activity?
I love exercising, shopping and a good night out on the town.
How did you learn the business?
I have been well trained by my brokerage, and I always capitalize on the opportunity to “watch and learn” from successful agents.
What was the last good movie you saw or book you read?
I was very moved by “Cinderella Man;” Russell Crowe is fantastic!
What is your favorite restaurant?
Rise Sushi & Sake Lounge
Architecturally speaking, what is your favorite building in Chicago?
What kind of car do you drive?
BlackBerry, Palm or paper?
I’m a paper girl, but it’s about time for me to upgrade to a Treo.
What is your favorite city after Chicago?
I’m still looking for it; I’ve got the travel bug!
What is your personal motto?
Oh, I have a ton of mottos and opinions. I suppose the most important would be “Everything happens for a reason” and “Life goes on!”
In 10 words or less, what is your advice for someone new to the industry?
Work hard, distinguish yourself and keep trying!