Name: Von Salmi Sr.
Job title: President
Company: Von Salmi and Associates, Inc.
Location of Headquarters: Westminster, MA
Years with Current Company: 9 years
Years as a BRAGB Member: 5
Birthplace/Hometown: Holden, MA
Hometown: Westminster, MA
Family: Wife of 47 years, three adult sons, seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren
College Attended: Kansas State University, BLA 1974
First Job Unrelated to Field: Worked in my parents butcher shop.
First Job in Current Field: Laborer for my grandfather
How Did You Get Into the Business: Worked with my grandfather when I was a
young boy, He was a furniture maker and builder
What's Your Company's Newest or Most Noteworthy Product or Service:
Performing Owner’s Representation services.
Keys to Success: Diligence, perseverance, integrity and honesty.
If You Had to Choose a Different Profession, What Would It Be: Game Warden
Are You Involved In Any Other Organizations Besides BRAGB: IFDA, EMNARI, BSLA,
BSA, ICC, NWTF, Ducks Unlimited
What's Something Most People Don't Know About You: I am as close as possible to
being 100% of Finnish heritage.
Hobbies: Family, Hiking, Hunting, Fishing, Maple Sugaring, Gardening
Favorite TV Show Currently on the Air: Longmire on Netflix
Favorite Sports Team: The Patriots of course!
Favorite Novel: Cats Cradle by Vonnegut
Favorite Film: The Longest Day by Darryl Zannuck