Boston – CBRE/New England announced the promotion of Suzanne Duca, Jon Freni and Jason Walega to partner along with Matthew Curtin, who recently joined the company as a partner this year.
“Matt, Suzanne, Jon and Jason are four highly successful and deserving professionals who have significantly contributed to CBRE/New England’s growth and market prominence since joining us,” said CBRE/NE’s President and Co-Managing Partner Andy Hoar. “Their background and skills across lines of business contribute to a stronger, more strategic partnership.”
Matt Curtin joined CBRE/NE in June 2017, bringing 14 years of experience to his role as Senior Vice President. He co-leads the company’s Retail Advisory & Transaction Services team and specializes in urban retail in the Greater Boston area. Matt is member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and a graduate of Colgate University. He lives in Wenham, Massachusetts with his wife Erin and their twins Connor and Caroline.
Suzanne Duca joined CBRE/NE in 2011 as Director of Research and has since built and co-led the Creative & Analytics team to market prominence. In addition to her responsibilities for CBRE/NE, Suzanne is an active member of CBRE America’s Research Platform and serves as the primary liaison with CBRE Econometric Advisors. Suzanne is also an active member of NAIOP, CREW Boston and serves on the board of the Commercial Brokers Association. She is a graduate of Babson College and lives in Southborough, Massachusetts with her husband Andrew and their sons Rocco and Gino.
Jon Freni joined CBRE/NE in 2005 as a Tenant Coordinator in the company’s Asset Services group. He then transitioned to CBRE/NE’s Research team, supporting the Urban Advisory & Transaction Services group, which he later joined as a Client Services Associate and now serves as a Senior Vice President. Jon is a graduate of The College of the Holy Cross and lives in Needham, Massachusetts with his wife Meghann and their children Ryan, Colin and Nora.
Jason Walega joined CBRE/NE in 1999 as a Tenant Coordinator in the Asset Services group. He has since managed numerous urban and suburban property portfolios, including serving as the General Manager of the Class A 850,000 SF Liberty Mutual portfolio of properties in Boston’s Back Bay. He is currently the General Manager at 101 Arch Street, a 21-story office tower in the heart of Boston’s Downtown Crossing. Jason is a member of BOMA and a graduate of Boston University. He lives in Brookline, Massachusetts with his wife Marina and their daughters Greta and Sofia.