Virginia began her career in the shopping center industry in 1974 at Copaken White & Blitt’s corporate office. In her 34 years there she was responsible for numerous things within the operation including being the Executive Assistant to company owners Irwin Blitt, Lew White and Paul Copaken. During this time she assisted and coordinated the development of several major enclosed regional malls including Rockaway Town Square, Oak Park Mall, Hickory Point Mall, Bannister Mall and also assisted the principals with ICSC functions around the United States. She served as Office Manager of the company for many years handling day to day responsibilities, travel arrangements and tasked with running an efficient and profitable office. In 1991, she joined the Office Leasing team as Administrative Assistant where she assisted the leasing representatives in all aspects of support including dealing with Landlord attorneys, architects and construction managers as well as tenants. She also managed lease plans for over 2 million square feet of high rise and low rise office buildings. In August 2008, Virginia retired from Copaken, White & Blitt after 34 years of service.
In June, 2011 Virginia joined KC Commercial Realty Group as Office Manager. Her day to day responsibilities include managing the operations of the office, coordinating property management issues, processing invoices, paying bills and assisting the principals of KC Commercial Realty Group.