Founder Nick Spanos` innovative, aggressive approach to real estate has enabled him to succeed in many facets the industry and beyond. Nick began his real estate career under the tutelage of Herbert R. Mandel, the notable developer known mostly for his impact on the New York City skyline. During this time Nick assisted Mandel Management with many projects that include subdividing and transforming large tracks of land into stable, single family neighborhoods, also new construction and rehabilitation of commercial and residential real estate. After leaving the Mandel camp, Nick supported many personal ventures such as bootlegbooks.com, apartmentsexpress.com and NoMoreHotels.com. As CEO and Founder of these companies, Nick oversaw the daily technical operations and the overall vitality of these successful Internet sites - one offering long-term solutions to housing needs, and the other offering travelers short-term vacation rentals. NoMoreHotels.com still provides worldwide travelers the unique opportunity to stay in accommodations of their choice anywhere in the world without the restrictions or limitations imposed through dealings with the hotel industry. It is this customer service-oriented approach and the dedication to offering clients the biggest and best selection that inspired Nick to re-enter traditional real estate sales and rentals. Nick`s ambitious expansion from his Union Square offices to the new Bapple headquarters in SoHo is an only an illustration of that commitment to meet the demands of his clientele. Under Nick`s direction, Bapple recently announced its solid capability and enthusiasm with respect to real estate brokerage in Florida, Panama and Greece.
Aside from real estate, Nick devotes his attention toward offering technical and logistical support to elected officials and candidates for elected office. His experience in this regard ranges from holding full-time leadership positions on presidential campaigns to the provision of motorcade assistance for sitting U.S. Presidents. Nick also supports activities benefiting the Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople producing Pope's trip to Turkey and other humanitarian causes. Nick is fluent in Greek and as a hobby he amasses and commits to memory data on Hellenism`s impact on the modern world. His previous employment history also includes serving as General Manager of the famed Webster Hall in Manhattan. Nick is a former commercial fisherman and was educated in military and civilian schools in the U.S. and Greece.