David B. Livshin, President / CEO
David founded Dagar after a career in the shopping center industry in which he was involved in the leasing, development and management of both strip centers and enclosed malls. With over thirty years experience in commercial real estate, he is responsible for overseeing all day to day activities of the company. Through his efforts and ability to assemble a talented group of professionals, Dagar has compiled an impressive client base which continues to expand the company rapidly in new and exciting directions.
David Auffarth, Senior Associate
David has operated successful hospitality businesses in Dutchess County for over 40 years. As a lifelong resident, his involvement in the Hudson Valley community has allowed him to establish strong local relationships. David's comprehensive knowledge of the area and effective interpersonal skills aid him daily in his responsibilities at Dagar. For years he has been investing in local real estate, as well as mentoring new arrivals to the Poughkeepsie business community. David continues to play a large role in the Poughkeepsie Main Street Revitalization. His enthusiasm for the Dutchess County real estate market became a hobby that transformed into a real estate career. It did not take long to discover that combining his previous skills in the hospitality industry and his interest in real estate would make his career decision a perfect fit. After years of analyzing the real estate market from the outside, David decided to join the industry working from the inside.
Cheryl Pellegrini, Senior Associate
Cheryl has over 30 years experience in the retail leasing business. Her focus has been on exclusive tenant representation for high-end retail tenants seeking locations in retail centers and downtown locations in Tri-state area. Aside from tenant leasing she has also represented owners and landlords of retail properties seeking to enhance their existing tenant mix. Cheryl's expertise has helped assist many small retailers target their areas of expansion based on extensive research and market demographic profiles. Prior to joining Dagar , Cheryl was a partner of CDC Commercial in Westport, Connecticut and a founding partner of Fairfield Retail Partners along with David Livshin in early 2000.
Glen W. Repko, CSM, Senior Associate
Glen has worked in property management, redevelopment, construction, and site development with some of the largest and most prestigious companies in the industry. Glen was awarded the designation of Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) by ICSC. He uses the training and experience gained from over twenty years with these organizations to coordinate the management responsibilities of many of the Dagar properties as well as leasing and repositioning of underperforming assets.
Scott DiCorcia, Leasing Associate
Scott has a backround in construction, leasing and property management. He handled specialty retail leasing with one of the regions most successful developers. His knowledge of the Hudson Valley, local relationships and strong people skills assist him daily with his responsibilities at Dagar.
Nadine Azzolini, Executive Assistant
Nadine joined Dagar in 2001. Her prior experience includes Texaco corporate and Putnam Tank Car Corporation. As a Railcar Analyst for ten years she prepared statistical reports and performed audits. At Dagar her responsibilities include preparing monthly management reports, billings and tracking property receivables. She also acts as an Executive Assistant handling coordination of scheduling and follow through on specific issues relating to all Dagar managed and leased properties.
The Company executives are assisted by a dedicated and highly professional staff who reflect and enhance the Dagar approach to business.