Commercial Brokers Association Announces 2017 Achievement Awards Finalists


Boston– The Commercial Brokers Association (CBA) announced the finalists for its annual CBA Achievement Awards, which will recognize the Greater Boston area’s most significant real estate deals of 2017 and honor local industry professionals who have distinguished themselves among their peers.

At the dinner on March 22, 2018 at the InterContinental Boston, awards will be given in the following categories: Deal of the Year Awards will be presented for Office (Boston, Greater Cambridge and Suburban), Retail, Industrial, Life Science and Most Creative deals, as well as the Investment Sale of the Year; a new President’s Council Award will be unveiled this year, recognizing an exceptional transaction; and Special Recognition Awards will be presented to the Broker, Landlord, Rising Star, and Collaborating Professional of the Year

Finalists in each category are as follows:

Deal of the Year:

Office – Boston

Alexion (lease)

Bose Corporation (lease)

DraftKings (lease)

Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky & Popeo PC (lease)

PTC Corporation (lease)

Reebok (lease)


Office – Greater Cambridge

InterSystems Corporation (lease)


Office – Suburban

Astellas Institute of Regenerative Medicine, Westborough, MA (lease)

Hologic, Inc., Marlborough, MA (lease)

Insulet Corporation, Acton, MA (sale)

iRobot Corporation, Bedford, MA (lease)

Raytheon Company, Woburn, MA (lease)

Straumann Manufacturing, Andover, MA (lease)


Lynx Fitness Club – Topgolf® Swing Suite, Boston, MA (lease)

Trillium Brewing Company, Boston, MA (lease)


66 Saratoga Boulevard, Devens, MA (lease)

Life Science

Agios Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge, MA (lease)

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA (sale)

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge, MA (lease)

Shire Human Genetic Therapies, Cambridge, MA (lease)

Most Creative Deal Under 100,000 sf

960 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA (sale)

Brattle Court at Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA (sale)

Liberty Travel, Boston, MA (lease)

Mass Innovation Labs, Boston Landing, Boston, MA (lease)

Mass Innovation Labs, iSQ Seaport, Boston, MA (lease)

Optimus Ride, Boston, MA (lease)

Investment Sale

10 St. James Avenue & 75 Arlington Street, Boston, MA

100 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA

Hayden Research Campus, Lexington, MA

Special Recognition Awards:

Broker of the Year Leadership Award

Kristin Blount, Colliers International

Matt Daniels, JLL

Michael Joyce, Cushman & Wakefield

Robert Richards, Cushman & Wakefield

Joe Sciolla, Cresa

Mark Winters, Newmark Knight Frank

Landlord of the Year

A.W. Perry

Atlantic Management

Millennium Partners

National Development

NB Development

Oxford Properties

Rockpoint Group

TH Real Estate

Rising Star of the Year

Jonathan Bryant, Colliers International

Joe Fabiano, JLL

Robert Glor, McCall & Almy

Tyler Hilson, Perry Brokerage Associates

Bobby Jangro, JLL
Tyler McGrail, Newmark Knight Frank

Kevin McNamara, Cushman & Wakefield

Matt Perry, Avison Young

Margaret Power, Cushman & Wakefield

Amanda Stevens Snell, The Stevens Group

Collaborating Professional of the Year

Dain, Torpy, Le Ray, Wiest & Garner, P.C.

Fusion Design Consultants, Inc.

Goodwin Procter


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Founded in 1991, the Commercial Brokers Association represents over 400 members in the commercial brokerage community throughout Massachusetts.  CBA is deeply committed to providing relevant educational programs, promoting professionalism and cooperation, and creating an atmosphere where knowledge and ideas are easily exchanged.