Robert J Cestelli began his career as an elementary and high school teacher in Buffalo, NY for four years. His professional business career started as a sales representative for Burroughs Corporation in Rochester, NY before taking the position as Assistant Manager and Branch Manager in Buffalo, NY. Upon accepting the position of Manager of Sales Training, Cestelli moved to the Company’s Office Products Group headquarters in Rochester, NY. He continued his advancement becoming the Manager of Direct Marketing, Manager of Career Development and Director of Marketing.
Cestelli joined The Standard Register Company at their headquarters as Director of Market Specialization. He later served as Director of Sales Education, Director of Marketing and Vice President of Investor Relations where he served as the proxy for the CFO and CEO. He took voluntary early retirement after 35 years with both companies. He then became the owner and Executive Director of The Huntington Learning Center for five Years. Transamerica Life Insurance Company recruited Cestelli where today he serves as a licensed agent and financial consultant. In addition, he is a licensed real estate agent for Snider Realty Group owned by daughter Erin and son-in-law, Mark Snider.
He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and a Master’s Degree in Education from Niagara University. He has been married to his wife Sally for 48 years. They have two children, son David and daughter Erin as well as four granddaughters. One of the greatest assets he can bring to prospective buyers/sellers is his exceptional level of customer service developed through working with hundreds of The Fortune 1000 corporations as well as many individual clients.
Cestelli is a member of The National Association of Realtors.