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Young Sik Woo

Young Sik Woo, American real estate executive. Achievements include patents for self-open envelope. Recipient Governor's award, Outstanding Asian Americans, 1994.

Background

  • Woo, Young Sik was born on March 10, 1953 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Arrived in United States, 1972, naturalized, 1979. Son of Jae Kwan and Yun Ok (Park) Woo.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Architecture, Pratt Institute, 1980.

    Career

    • Managing general partner 400 5th Avenue Associates, New York City, 1983—1987, 341 W. 38th St. Company, New York City, 1984—1987, 305 W. 39th St. Company, New York City, 1984—1987. Designer Building Company, 1984—1985, 1484 2d Avenue Company, 1984—1985, 22 7th Avenue S. Company, 1984—1985, The Hugh O'Neill Blg. Company, New York City, since 1985.

      General partner H Y W Company & Real Estate, since 1980, Parson 87-79 Company, 1985—1993, 1053 2d Ave Building Company, 1985—1988, Shojby Associate, since 1987, New York City 654 9th Avenue, 1987—1988. Vice president Korean Study, Stony Brook, 1987—1991, H&Y Real Estate Associates, 1989—1992, Futurex Atlantic City, Ltd., 1994—1995. Managing partner 135 W 24th St. Reality, Limited, since 1992, Closter Station Reality, Limited, since 1994.

      Member 135 Village Realty, LLC, since 1997, 139 Center Realty, LLC, since 1997, New Village, LLC, since 1997. Board directors Korean Association New York, 1984, Korean Business Association, 1985, Korean Social Services Development, Korean Sports Association Eastern United States of America, Korean Family Counseling and Research Center, 1985, vice chairman. Chairman Woo Scholarship Found.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents for self-open envelope.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, swimming.

    Connections

    • Married Nan Hee Seong Woo, November 30, 1980. Children: Bryan Hee-Ryong, Shaun Hee-Myong.
    • father: Jae Kwan Woo
    • mother: Yun Ok (Park) Woo
    • spouse: Nan Hee Seong Woo
    • children: Bryan Hee-Ryong Woo
    • Shaun Hee-Myong Woo
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    Born March 10, 1953
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1980
      Pratt Institute
    • 1980
      general partner, H Y W Company & Real Estate
    • 1983 - 1987
      Managing general partner, 400 5th Avenue Associates
    • 1984 - 1987
      Managing general partner, 400 5th Avenue Associates
    • 1984 - 1987
      Managing general partner, 400 5th Avenue Associates
    • 1984 - 1985
      designer, Building Company
    • 1984 - 1985
      designer, Building Company
    • 1984 - 1985
      designer, Building Company
    • 1985
      designer, Building Company
    • 1985 - 1993
      general partner, H Y W Company & Real Estate
    • 1985 - 1988
      general partner, H Y W Company & Real Estate
    • 1987 - 1991
      vice president, Korean Study
      Stony Brook, New York, United States
    • 1987 - 1988
      general partner, H Y W Company & Real Estate
    • 1992
      managing partner, 135 W 24th St. Reality
    • 1994 - 1995
      vice president, Korean Study
    • 1994
      managing partner, 135 W 24th St. Reality
    • 1997
      member, 135 Village Realty
    • 1997
      member, 135 Village Realty
    • 1997
      member, 135 Village Realty
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    Award