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Donald Trump Jr. exemplifies the vanguard of today’s young businessmen, due in large measure to his rigorous education, extensive real estate development experience and inherent business acumen. Donald Trump Jr. received his Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Real Estate from the Wharton School of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania.
Donald Trump Jr. oversees new project acquisition and development for the Trump Organization throughout the world, and is currently evaluating projects in South America, the former Soviet Union, Europe, Asia and across North America. Mr. Trump currently oversees more than 30 national and international real estate projects.
After joining the Trump Organization in 2001, Donald Trump Jr. initially worked at Trump Place, a 17-building high-rise development along the Hudson River on Manhattan’s West Side. At Trump Place, he participated in all facets of residential and commercial development including planning, design, construction, marketing, sales and leasing. From there, Donald Jr. went on to lead the development of Trump Park Avenue, an ultra-luxury residential condominium development which has seen tremendous success.
In 2003, Donald Trump Jr. was chosen to oversee the construction of Trump International Hotel & Tower, Chicago, a 2.6 million square-foot property along the Chicago River. The 90-story building is on the site of the former Sun-Times, contains a mix of residential and retail space and has the best location in Chicago.
More recently, Donald Jr. was named to oversee the development of Trump International Hotel & Tower, Las Vegas, a 64-story hotel condominium tower located on the Las Vegas strip. This tower sold out before it was built, and another 64-story tower was created to accommodate the demand.
Current and future developments, all of which are being overseen by Donald Jr., include: New York, New Orleans, Jersey City, Westchester, the Trump Ocean Club International Hotel & Tower in Panama, Trump Island Villas and golf course in the Grenadines, as well as developments in Korea, Brazil, Turkey, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Israel and Canada.
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In 2005, the Trump Organization announced a ground-breaking partnership to invest and develop The Palm Trump International Hotel & Tower on the Palm Jumeirah Island in Dubai, UAE. This ambitious project situated on a man-made palm tree shaped island, will pioneer the Trump Organization’s hotel condominium concept in the region. Donald Trump Jr. will handle the construction, sales, marketing and management responsibilities for the development.
In addition to his real estate interests, Donald Trump Jr. is an accomplished and sought after speaker. He has spoken extensively throughout the United States, as well as giving keynote speeches internationally, notably in Dubai (the largest real estate convention in the world, with over 45,000 people in attendance) Moscow and Mumbai, India. Donald Trump Jr. has also been featured as an advisor on the highly acclaimed NBC show The Apprentice, a role he will continue into the next season.
The three adult children of internationally renowned developer Donald Trump – Donald Jr., Ivanka and Eric – have forged a formidable team leading development and acquisitions for The Trump Organization. Donald Trump Jr. was the first to join his father’s company in 2001, followed by Ivanka in 2005 and Eric in 2006. All three are Vice Presidents, working together to expand the company’s real estate, retail, commercial and hotel interests internationally. They are charged with bringing the company further into the global marketplace.
The Trumps actively participate in all aspects of real estate development, from deal evaluation, analysis and pre-development planning to construction, marketing, operations, sales and leasing.