Cassidy Turley FHO, a leader in the commercial real estate services field with extensive experience in the greater Boston office market, today announced that Real Estate Forum named Barbara Elia, Senior Managing Director, Principal, one of the most prominent female executives in the commercial real estate industry.Real Estate Forum chose to honor fewer than 50 women from a poll of hundreds of nominees.
“It is an honor to be recognized as one of Real Estate Forum’s Women of Influence, especially given the distinguished peers who join me on the list," said Elia. “During the past twenty-five years, the commercial real estate industry has evolved, becoming a more collaborative and flexible environment where women can lead, achieve and contribute as effectively as their male counterparts.”
In her role with Cassidy Turley FHO, Barbara leads a 10-person group of professionals who manage the Boston office’s portfolio administration services for corporate clients ranging in size from a few thousand feet to more than 150 global locations. She also serves on the Executive and Space Planning committees in the Boston office. Barbara’s team recently identified and helped monetize a purchase which enables the client to obtain a $5 million payment to relinquish the unneeded option.
“Barbara’s ambition and expertise make her not only an invaluable member of our team, but a worthy recipient of this distinction,” said Joe Fallon, Managing Partner of Cassidy Turley FHO. “Real Estate Forum’s Women of Influence are some of nation’s leading commercial real estate leaders, and I am proud to have a Cassidy Turley FHO executive on the list of honorees.”
About Cassidy Turley
Cassidy Turley is a leading commercial real estate services provider with more than 3,600 professionals in more than 60 offices nationwide. The company represents a wide range of clients—from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies, from local non-profits to major institutions. The firm completed transactions valued at $22 billion in 2011, manages 455 million square feet on behalf of institutional, corporate and private clients and supports more than 28,000 domestic corporate services locations. Cassidy Turley serves owners, investors and tenants with a full spectrum of integrated commercial real estate services—including capital markets, tenant representation, corporate services, project leasing, property management, project and development services, and research and consulting. Cassidy Turley enhances its global service delivery outside North America through a partnership with GVA, giving clients access to commercial real estate professionals in 65 international markets. Please visit www.cassidyturley.com for more information about Cassidy Turley.
Linda M. McDonough