Bruce entered the real estate business in 1998 after a career as Director of Personnel for Kajima Construction Company, Director of Personnel for Turner Construction Company and various personnel/human resources positions with American Can Company. A resident of Greenwich since 1956, he attended Brunswick School and Milton Academy, has a BA in Economics from Bucknell University and an MBA in marketing and finance from the University of Connecticut.

Bruce has had significant success marketing older, neglected properties, expending considerable efforts staging and cleaning up houses to maximize their potential.

Bruce is married with two children, and is active in the community, including heading up the $1,800,000 renovation program at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Riverside, Boy Scouts of America Den Leader and the Board of Governors of The Riverside Yacht Club.