Greystone Adds Freddie Mac SVP to Multifamily Team
Rich Martinez will join Greystone as an executive managing director, multifamily sales & production in mid-June, based in New York. In this newly created role, he will focus on new business growth for Greystone’s expanding multifamily platform as well as enhancing and optimizing the firm’s joint venture relationship with Cushman & Wakefield.
Before joining Greystone, Martinez served as SVP of production & sales at Freddie Mac, where he worked for more than 34 years in a variety of assets classes and geographies.
“Rich’s reputation as a creative and effective production driver in the multifamily debt space is well known and well deserved,” said Greystone CEO Steve Rosenberg. “I am excited to watch Rich further capitalize on the great potential of the Cushman/Greystone platform and am so thrilled he is joining our team as we remain laser-focused on being the undisputed leader in commercial real estate capital markets.”
Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces.
Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and GlobeSt.com at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications.
Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).