Newmark Taps Matt George as Senior Managing Director in Boston
Newmark has tapped Matt George as Senior Managing Director in the firm’s Boston’s downtown brokerage group. In his new role, he will specialize in office product.
A 28-year real estate veteran, George has an extensive background and expertise in property management, construction management, leasing and asset management, tenant representation, acquisitions, dispositions, as well as repositioning assets. Prior to joining Newmark, Matt held positions with Lincoln Property Company, Cushman & Wakefield, Equity Office, and most recently, Cresa Boston.
“Matt has a long track record in Boston, working with the most sophisticated landlords, tenants and investors on some of the most complex and creative leases and building sales in the city. We believe strongly that Matt makes our bench far deeper and stronger and will allow us to better serve our clients as we emerge beyond COVID-19,” said David Martel, Executive Managing Director at Newmark. “Matt’s multi-faceted experience and wealth of knowledge makes him an ideal addition to our team; we are excited he is joining us.”
David Cohen is Southeast Editorial Director at Connect Commercial Real Estate. David is a media veteran with more than 10 years of experience in journalism, copywriting and communications across a variety of roles. He is responsible for covering commercial real estate news and trends in the Southeast, Florida, Washington D.C. and Boston at Connect CRE as well as specializing in the Student Housing sector.
Prior to joining Connect, David was the editor of Northeast Real Estate Business magazine and Student Housing Business magazine at France Media as well as spending time freelancing for ESPN and the Associated Press in the fast-paced field of live sports event production. He is also an owner and investor in multifamily real estate in Atlanta, GA.
David currently resides in Atlanta and graduated from the College of Communication & Information at the University of Tennessee Knoxville.