Jeffrey Reich-Hale

Who Am I ?

JEFFREY REICH-HALE

Fall 2012


1: Who am I?

I am someone who loves everyone except people who spew bullshit.

2: What do you do and what project are you currently working on?

I am a Director of Sales and Marketing in the hotel industry and I just started my own event planning company.

3: Where are you from and where are you going?

I am from Queens, NY, and I grew up in Trumbull, CT, but I ran back to Queens 15 years ago. I have no plans to leave NYC anytime soon, unless I got an amazing offer to move to San Francisco.

4: Who is your biggest hero?

My Family.

5: What book is your bible?

I really don’t have one. I try to emulate the good qualities I see in different people, but I also have my own opinions on moral standards. No one is perfect because there is no such thing as perfection; believing there is perfection is an imperfection in itself.

6: What are some things you love? And some things you hate?

I love chocolate milk, cookies, volleyball, and super long walks (seriously). I can walk for miles and miles. I just love it. Some things I hate? I absolutely do not like that word. I think it’s awful that we teach it to our kids. I strongly dislike many things, but I simply feel bad for someone who brings me to the point of disliking them so much that I wish them no good.  To answer your question using the word dislike, one of my biggest dislikes is the abuse of animals. I won’t hate you for it, but I do think you deserve the same punishment in return.

7: What is your raison d’être?

To bring happiness to the world.

8: What is your favorite color?

Red.

9: Who is your favorite comic book superhero?

I never really had one.

10: What is your favorite NYC hot spot?

Central Park, it’s where I can take super long walks.

11: What turns you on?

Men who smile. I love a good smile.

12: What would the last question of this questionnaire be if you were the one asking?

Do you like yourself? It’s an important question.

Jeffrey Reich-Hale works in the hotel industry. He is a Sales and Marketing Director who just opened his fourth hotel in the NYC area. In addition to hotels, Jeffrey just started his own event planning company called Rainbow GIG. He is an extremely outgoing and social person. Jeffrey loves to plan events that are once in a lifetime parties. Two of Jeffrey’s upcoming events are Dance Light Nation held at the Z-Hotel and SHI-CHI, a Drag Show Dance Brunch held at Shi Restaurant. Both of these venues are in Long Island City, where Jeffrey lives and works. He is from Queens originally, and he grew up in Connecticut, but he ran back to NYC almost 15 years ago.

LINKS:

Rainbow Gig

Questions by PMc Magazine

Edited by Ceara Maria Burns

Photography Courtesy by Jeffrey Reich-Hale

Design by Jillian Mercado

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Caption:

Jeffrey Reich-Hale with his puppy Circles, 2012, Photography Courtesy by Jeffrey Reich-Hale

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