Staff Star – Mike Phinney

Mike Phinney-Staff Star

Lamacchia Realty has some of the best REALTORS® in New England. They couldn’t be the best if they didn’t have strong support from our inside staff which is why we started the Staff Stars series. Our Staff Star interviews will highlight a new staff member that goes above and beyond for the company, the REALTORS®, and for our valued clients. This time around the award goes to Mike Phinney.

"Mike has been such a dependable part of our team! Every day he comes in ready to work and is always willing to do whatever it takes to help our team and the Lamacchia Companies. He has earned this recognition and has truly been a 'staff star' since the day he started working for us! "

Mike McGrory, VP of Property Acquisitions and Development, Property Management
When did you start at Lamacchia Realty?

I started with the company in March of 2019.

Describe your Role within the company:

I’m the Senior Handyman for Lamacchia realty, Lamacchia Property Management, and Lamacchia Development. I work on all different types of projects at various properties and assist the Photographers or Field Agents when needed.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
In my free time, I enjoy running, woodworking, spending time with my kids and wife.
What is your favorite project you have been a part of while at Lamacchia Realty?
My favorite project with Lamacchia has been the Graymore Road project with Lamacchia Development. It was a huge project and a lot of work. It came out beautiful.
What is the most important part of your job?
The most important part of my job is staying on my toes and being flexible. Between the 3 companies and Anthony, my day can change very quickly!
How would you describe the culture at Lamacchia Realty?

The workplace culture here is great. Everyone is friendly and willing to help each other out.

What other places have you worked and what about Lamacchia Realty is different?

I’ve worked in lumber yards pretty much my entire working career. It’s a totally different work culture. This is the only place I’ve worked that wants all of its employees to do well.

If someone outside of the company asked you if they should join Lamacchia Realty, what information or advice would you give them?

If someone asked me about joining one of the Lamacchia companies, I’d tell them to take the opportunity. The people are great. It can be tough at times but the workload is usually realistic and it’s rewarding. My advice would be to show up and do your job the best you can!