With a superior marketing skills, quick-thinking creativity and fierce tenacity, experienced real estate professional Irina Shmeleva excels at ensuring her clients reach their goals, whether buying, selling or investing. Known for her kind and knowledgeable approach, Irina is an attentive and focused guide in the challenging New York marketplace. As a certified negotiation expert and devoted people person, she always works hard to put her clients' needs at the forefront of every interaction, leveraging her extensive Manhattan know-how and business acumen at every turn.
Prior to real estate Irina owned her own New York marketing and public relations firm for seven years, so it's no wonder she has a natural aptitude for marketing properties and ensuring they gain tremendous exposure among their target audience. She is a revered actress in her native Russia and has held several television journalist and presenter posts here in New York City, all of which have honed her enviable ability to relate to people, listen closely and think on her feet, even in high-pressure situations.
Irina attended the Schukin Theater School at Vachtangov State Theater in Moscow and holds a marketing and public relations certificate from New York University's School of Continuing Education. In her free time, she enjoys pursuing self-improvement through reading, physical fitness and yoga. Irina starred in more than 30 movies and was granted the esteemed title of Honored Actress of the Russian Federation. To this day, she occasionally travels back to Russia to appear in films.