Jill and Mark Hirsch
Jill and Mark Hirsch, otherwise known as “The Fabulous Hirsch’s” are the sponsors of The Cris Spinner Show. Their belief in and support of Cris is invaluable!
Jill is a former fabulous elementary school teacher who left that career to raise 3 incredible daughters – Julia, Emmy and Kate! An avid dog lover, Jill has raised many a canine creature as well. She is now “Mom” to Oliver Twist,Cartier,Schuyler David and 2 rescue guys Wesley Phillipson and McKinley (Mickey)! Jill is a FEMA Certified Animal Rescue Volunteer for the Humane Society of the United States and a New York Counsel member for the Humane Society. Jill is also an artisan, designing and creating jewelry for her daughter’s jewelry design company, Shanti & Deva.
Mark, a 1982 graduate from Yeshiva University,BA in economics, spent three college summers in commodity trading. Upon graduating Mark immediately went to work for a small steel trading firm in New York City and within a couple years became a junior partner. In 1995 he started his own company with two other partners, called “World Metals Corporation”.
The successful company represented several Brazilian steel mills, selling product around the world, and eventually specializing in producing automotive parts for the USA automakers.
In 2010 Mark exited the steel business and bought into a small technology firm which he sold two years later. Presently, Mark handles investments primarily in the real estate industry.
After 9/11 Mark joined the Scarsdale Company 2 Volunteer Fire Department, eventually reaching rank of Lieutenant! “This was my way of contributing for the lost sustained on that fateful day.” Mark says.
Mark has served the Scarsdale community as the Overhill Neighborhood president, elected to the citizens Non Partisan Committee, served on the Hoff Barthelson Music School board, and for 18 years served as one of the Cantors in a local synagogue leading high holiday services there. Mark is currently quite active with the Scarsdale Rotary Club. He can also be found working out in Scarsdale’s Equinox Gym seven days a week!
Mark, as well as his wife Jill’s, passion for travel in both business and pleasure has taken them all over the world. Married to wife Jill for almost 26 years, they have raised three beautiful daughters and 5 fabulous dogs!