Mr. Cicchino has over 20 years of experience as a professional recruiter and specializes in the Real Estate industry. He started his career as an associate in the New York financial services practice of Ray & Berndtson before moving to Lamalie AMROP International where he was a Partner and Head of the NA Capital Markets and Investment Banking practice. After taking that firm public, in 1999, he and Kevin Conley founded The Westgate Group, a financial services boutique where he served as head of the New York Office. Mr. Cicchino holds an MA in Theological Studies from Drew University and a BA in Psychology from Saint Peter's University.
Mr. Cicchino and his wife Elizabeth are active in the community and serve as a host family for the DCPP, providing emergency foster care to inner-city children throughout New Jersey. He is the co-Founder and serves on the Board of Directors of the Peter M. Cicchino Social Justice Foundation at the Washington College of Law and is on the Board of Trustees at Drew University. He and his family are ardent advocates of senior dog rescue.