Jeff Altman

The Big Game Hunter


21 Things You Don’t Know About Me

  1. I pitched a no hitter in the little league
  2. I grew up in The Bronx

  3. I once went on a date where I traveled 2 and a half hours on the subway and a bus to get there.

  4. My first real job out of school was as a messenger

  5. My brother’s name is Alex

  6. I ran and finished The New York Marathon

  7. When I started my first job in recruiting, I earned a draw against commission of $125 per week.

  8. I have been married more than once (I interview better now)

  9. I have lied in Queens twice

  10. I love ice cream and my favorite is from a little place in Pennsylvania called Manning’s.

  11. When I was in college, I spoke with a phoney (and bad) British accent.

  12. I was the lead singer for a band named, “Swago.”

  13. I used to be a “political kid” and did advance work.

  14. My parents’ names were Abe and Lola.

  15. I was the first person in my neighborhood to hit a jump shot.

  16. I played stickball on Sherman Avenue in The Bronx and hit a ball so far it traveled more than 4 sewers and on top of a five story building.

  17. My best friends growing up were Sheldon and Jerry.

  18. It took me more than 10 years to write my first book.

  19. I wrote my first blog post in August 2001.

  20. I almost always am up before 5 AM

  21. I will never read “50 Shades of Grey.”

Jeff Altman

The Big Game Hunter*



*The term, The Big Game Hunter, is a trademark of The Big Game Hunter, Inc., Asheville, NC 2007