Phil Cali Jr.
Mr. Cali is the Chairman of the Board and CEO of Pristine Homes. In 1961 he joined his father in the building business in northern New Jersey. He was a member of the National Association of Home Builders; the Builders Association of Northern New Jersey and a member of its Board of Directors 1974-1976. For 20 years, Philip built hundreds of homes and apartments, a multi-story 129,000 SF office building an industrial subdivision of over 300,000 SF. and owned and operated one of the first racquetball courts on the east coast.
In 1984, several years after his father's death, he joined the Cali Associates organization which was comprised of his Uncles Angelo R. Cali and John J. Cali and Cousins John R. Cali and Brant B. Cali. From 1984 to 1994 he was involved in building and planning several million square feet of office and mixed use developments (i.e., Harsimus Cove, Jersey City, NJ; American Cyanimid, Bridgewater, NJ).
Mr. Cali was instrumental in the Cali Associates transition into a publicly traded REIT which was the most successful REIT in New Jersey history. (NYSE:CLI); the REIT now operates as Mack-Cali Realty Corp. As Senior Director of Acquisitions and Development, he was part of the team that acquired over $2 Billion of assets and personally built over 3 million square feet of office buildings in New Jersey as well as a hotel and hospitality projects from California to New Jersey. He was instrumental in the vision for Jersey City’s dominance with the 1.9 million square-foot Harborside Financial Center on the Jersey City waterfront. Effective July 1, 2003 Philip joined his uncles and cousins in Cali Futures, LLC. Philip Cali, Jr. is renowned as one of New Jersey’s most experienced and successful construction managers and builders.
Mr. Cali has a BA degree from Hobart College, Geneva, NY and attended post graduate courses at Seton Hall University in Real Estate.