Asset management platform VTS said its managed portfolio had reached 10 billion square feet in 35 countries, including approximately 60% of Class A office space in the U.S. The company has also added a chief product officer, Gijo Mathew.
In this role, Mathew will lead VTS’ product, design and innovation teams globally to develop and deliver the company’s products. He previously served in a similar capacity for Web.com, and was responsible for the strategy and execution of a product portfolio that generated more than $800 million in revenue, across a mix of B2C and B2B products.
With three new product introductions along with adding a record number of clients, “2018 was an amazing year for VTS, and with the addition of Gijo Mathew to our executive team, I know we will continue to lead the transformation of the commercial real estate industry,” said Nick Romito (pictured), CEO of VTS.
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).