Fred Ohebshalom, CEO and Founder
Fred Ohebshalom is the CEO and Founder of Empire Management. Fred formed Empire Management in 1975 and today the company includes over 100 professionals. Fred is actively involved in supervising acquisitions, management, and finance. Fred is known for his exceptional investment and management strategies, creating value for his property through persistence and patience.
Fred was born in Iran and moved to Queens with his family as a child. He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration at Pace University, and is an alumnus of the New York University's School of Professional Studies.
Alexander Ohebshalom, Vice President
Alex is the Vice President of Empire Management and is actively involved in all aspects of the firm's acquisition and development activities.
Alex has extensive construction experience in New York City, having supervised and completed roughly one million square feet of best-in-class residential, retail, and hospitality properties. Among his completed projects is the 275-key Hilton Garden Inn at 45 East 33rd Street, which he supervised with The Rinaldi Group. He was instrumental in the development of Empire's luxury rental project "The Greywood" at 3 W 36th Street, as well as the "Brooklyn Warehouse" project in DUMBO at 180 Nassau Street.
Among his other affiliations are the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, and the Urban Land Institute.
Alex graduated from the Zicklin School of Business with a Bachelor of Business Administration. He is also a licensed New York State Real Estate Salesperson.