Andrew Barrocas has enjoyed success as a dominant force and respected authority in the New York City real estate industry for many years. In his accomplished career, he has sold over $5 billion worth of property, and managed, trained, recruited and collaborated with the city's top agents and brokers. As CEO and Founder of MNS, Andrew currently oversees more than a billion dollars worth of real estate, as well as an exceptional team of talented agents focused on providing the utmost level of client service.
Andrew entered the real estate field after graduating from the WP Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. He went on to achieve instant success and recognition as one of the "Top 30 Brokers Under 30", according to The Real Deal. Over the years, Andrew has been a continually sought-after expert on real estate who has been featured in The New York Times' "The 30-Minute Interview", quoted in all major New York publications, and spotlighted on The Stoler Report.
Since founding MNS in 2006, Andrew has grown the company substantially in terms of its revenue and its team, which is now over 125 people. He also serves his industry as a licensed teacher through the State of New York, passing on his knowledge and array of professional experience of real estate sales to real estate brokers and salespersons.
Andrew is also an active member of The Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), The Community Housing Improvement Program (CHIP), Young Jewish Professionals (YJP) and Young Presidents Organization (YPO). He and his wife Rachel are the proud parents of two beautiful girls - Cayden (4 years old) and Ella (2 years old).read more read less
CEO Profile Marketing
Ryan leads Profile Marketing, the MNS in-house marketing group. He has previously managed the efforts at a number of high-end domains, including L'Oreal, CNN, Time Warner, Perry Ellis and DKNY. Ryan joined MNS in 2006, moving mns.com into the top ten residential websites in Manhattan in less than a year. A marketing and web development expert, Ryan serves an integral role as MNS finds innovative ways to connect with clients.
Highlyann is one of the original founders of the Developers Group, now MNS. Drawing on a wealth of experience and expertise, she successfully landed, marketed and sold the two largest projects in Brooklyn. She also oversaw the design of all TDG buildings and sales offices and later opened The Design High, the exclusive interior design arm at MNS. Born and raised in New York, Highlyann is a graduate of Stuyvesant HS & Hunter College.
Executive Director of Sales
With over 20 years in real estate, Jennifer Johnsen has accumulated not only experience and knowledge, but respect from her colleagues and the agents she's inspired. As Executive Director of Sales for MNS, Jen oversees the Sales and Rental division for the company. She utilizes her expertise to support both managers and agents to help build their business, and deliver the highest level of service to their deserving clients.
An attorney by trade, David has helped his clients create some of the most notable and highes t ear ning new developments, achieving over $500MM of real estate transactions within the tri-state area and Philadelphia. A well-versed consultant to banks, developers, investors and asset management firms, David's pr imary expertise lies in strategic direction, from a property's acquisition to its final disposition. A nationally recognized market expert and f requent lecturer at the NYU Graduate Real Estate Program, he received his JD from Fordham University School of Law and his Bachelor's degree from Adelphi University.
Chelsea Managing Director
Alex Cho has achieved tremendous success in real estate based on continuous customer referrals. In the 8 years since he joined the brokerage community, Alex has built rock-solid, enduring relationships with his clients, and their continued trust in his services has led to his rapid advancement. He has since earned the firm's 'Top Rental Agent' and 'Presidents'' awards for the past two years. Alex also specializes in corporate relocation and helping a variety of companies' employees find homes and acclimate to life in New York City. He also works with buyers and renters both seasoned and novice to search for and secure apartments that fit their likes and lifestyles.
Adam B. Ginder, Esq. is General Counsel and SVP at MNS. Prior to joining MNS, Adam practiced corporate and real estate litigation for a prominent Manhattan law firm. He has built relationships with clients covering all aspects of real estate, and it is those relationships, along with Adam's experience, that provides investors, developers, landlords, corporations and government entities with a unique perspective to best serve their needs. Adam graduated with honors from the University of Michigan and Brooklyn Law School.