Alain Pinel Realtors is proud to announce its association with Joe Merkert. Joe brings to Alain Pinel Realtors a wealth of knowledge, experience and professionalism.
Joe developed an early interest in real estate in New York where he was born and educated. He has a BachelorÆs degree in Chemistry from Manhattan College in New York City and a Masters degree from Penn State University. He bought, sold and built homes on the East coast in addition to developing a successful sales and marketing career with Celanese Plastics Corporation.
Joe has lived in Menlo Park since 1970, during which time he and his wife, Mary, have raised a family of three children. Mary has long been involved with the Menlo Park and Los Altos Hills school communities, first, as a teacher and then as an administrator. Joe continued to expand his interest in real estate by buying and selling real estate in the Menlo Park area. He is now involved in the property management aspect of his own real estate investments.
Prior to Alain Pinel, Joe spent 30 years at Raychem Corporation as an international sales and marketing manager. While at Raychem, he successfully closed many multi-million dollar accounts in the electrical, electronic, petrochemical and medical markets.
Joe believes that his past career in industrial sales and marketing, together with his negotiating skills and knowledge of the local real estate market, will help him provide excellent service to his clients. Joe looks forward to listening to his customersÆ needs and providing a satisfying solution to their transactions.
Alain Pinel Realtors is dedicated to excellence and our association with Joe Merkert is a bright example.