Mario Popovici is Managing Partner and Director of Sales at The Crest Group NYC, and a Licensed Real Estate Broker with over 16 years of success in residential rentals and sales in New York City. He draws on his extensive experience to oversee all sales and marketing for Crest's sales department, and mentor agents on embracing sales their first year in the business.
Mario began his real estate career at an office in Forest Hills, Queens in 1997. He since owned and operated two real estate offices in Queens, plus worked at several other top-name brokerage firms in Manhattan as well as being the Sales Manager, Commercial Manager and Assistant Rental Manager at Miron Properties.
In his tenure, Mario has sold and helped oversee the sales of over 300+ properties as well as countless rentals in his diverse career, which has involved individual sales, mass sponsor sales and onsite sales. He has also supervised entire projects from the selecting the renovation material to the completion and sell-out of apartments.
Born in Romania, Mario moved to New York City at a young age. He has lived throughout Queens, on the Upper East Side, Hell's Kitchen, and currently the East Village/Union Square area of Manhattan, as well as in Miami and the Dominican Republic. Prior to real estate, Mario applied his business expertise as owner and manager of a bar in the Dominican Republic, and a restaurant/bar/lounge in Forest Hills, NY. He additionally worked in nightlife event coordination and promotions for six years.