Jeff Araco

Jeffrey Araco

Jeff Araco is the co- owner of ARACO DEVELOPMENT GROUP, a Luxury Residential/Commercial Builder Headquartered in Greenlawn N.Y. He has over 20 years experience in Administrative and Construction Management in the New York Area.

Jeff, just out of College, started in Sales. Recognizing a need and an opportunity as a niche upscale provider, he established an exclusive Distributorship with a 100 million dollar Seafood Supplier to distribute bulk hi-quality product to a marketplace in need. Jeff effectively established major new accounts and opened up key market segments, and grew the business successfully.

His early experiences - built on a solid foundation - focusing on marketing, sales, advertising and finance, led to him to pursue his real passion. Taking this business experience - Jeff always being entrepreneurial - entered the Construction Industry in 1995 with design to specifically stand out as a Luxury Builder. This trail has led to many successful projects and garnered industry recognition.

Jeff’s ground work started in field operations as a superintendent. Working with both on and offsite development, Jeff gradually became involved in Corporate Management, and developed skills in Contract Administration and Project Completion scheduling. His invaluable "years of field experience" allows him to communicate with Subcontractors using terminology common to their disciplines. This expertise saves time, eliminates confusion and most important provides the ability to judge their capability and workmanship by a standard field learned.

His responsibilities expanded to include: Client Development; Pre Construction Services; Estimating; System Administration; and is exceptionally adept at Project Management.

Jeff's passion for knowledge has driven him to pursuing education necessary to incorporate efficient responsible "Green Building" practices and state of the art technology. As such he has earned many personal accreditations such as LEED AP, Advanced GreenBuilding (CGP)