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Founders Park – Normandy Real Estate Partners
Normandy Real Estate Partners is a leading real estate investment and management firm based in Morristown, New Jersey. Normandy’s focus is primarily on value-added office investments located in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic markets where they own and operate one of the largest private real estate portfolios in the region.
Normandy’s deep local relationships, vertically-integrated capabilities, and diversely-experienced team give them a distinct advantage, which enables the firm to consistently turn under-achieving real estate into exceptional high-yielding investments.
Founders Park is an ongoing project by Normandy.
Wells Park – Jumbo Capital Management
Jumbo Capital Management is a privately-held commercial real estate firm based in Quincy, MA. Jumbo is committed to providing exceptional real estate services to their investors; they work with all asset classes throughout the Greater Boston Area. With a wide range of focus on small to mid-sized real estate transactions in the Greater Boston Area and experience in leveraging distressed and under-performing assets by investing in all levels of the capital stack, Jumbo aims to deliver consistent risk-adjusted returns to their investors.
Wells Park encompasses properties developed by Jumbo.
Intrum Corp was founded in 1993. The company is located in Newton and incorporated in Massachusetts. Intrum Corp specializes in real estate agents and managers.
PTC is a global technology provider of the leading Internet of Things and AR platform and field-proven solutions transform how companies create, operate, and service products.
PTC has the most robust Internet of Things technology in the world. In 1986 we revolutionized digital 3D design, and in 1998 we were first to market with Internet-based PLM. With PTC, global manufacturers and an ecosystem of partners and developers can capitalize on the promise of the IoT today and drive the future of innovation.
The Bulfinch Companies
Bulfinch is a third-generation entrepreneurial commercial real estate investment firm specializing in the development, acquisition, repositioning and management of properties in Greater Boston. We have built our reputation on the quality of our properties. Our disciplined investment approach, entrepreneurial mindset, depth of experience of our management team, and focus on servicing the needs of our tenants has produced an enviable track record.
TripAdvisor is the world's largest travel site, enabling travelers to unleash the potential of every trip. TripAdvisor offers advice from millions of travelers, with 435 million reviews and opinions covering 6.8 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions, and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features -- checking more than 200 websites to help travelers find and book today's lowest hotel prices. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching 390 million average monthly unique visitors in 49 markets worldwide.
City of Newton
Settled in 1630, Newton, Massachusetts is a vibrant community comprised of 13 distinctive villages.
Located just outside of Boston, Newton is well respected for the quality of education, community life, exceptional homes, and beautiful open spaces. Newton has frequently been voted as one of the 10 best communities to live in.
With a population of about 80,000 residents and approximately 26,000 homes, the City also houses Boston College, Mount Ida College and Lasell College. The Boston Marathon runs right through the City with Heartbreak Hill beginning next to City Hall. The Newton Free Library is well respected as one of the largest, most well equipped libraries in the Commonwealth.
By size the city is 18.3 square miles bordering the communities of Brookline, Brighton, Watertown, Waltham, Weston, Wellesley, Needham and West Roxbury. Newton also has east–west and north-south highway infrastructure with Routes 90 and 95 running through the city.
Town of Needham
Welcome to Needham Massachusetts!
Park & Recreation: The Park and Recreation Commission and Department provide year-round recreation opportunities and leisure services for Needham residents of all ages. The goal is to provide opportunities that are safe and fun, and promote healthy living. Park and Recreation is proud of the benefits that recreation and parks provide to our community, including environmental, economic, community and personal benefits.
Public Health: Prevent, Promote & Protect. The mission of the Needham Public Health Department since 1877 has been to prevent and control the spread of disease, to address environmental issues, to promote healthy lifestyles, and protect the public health and social well being of all citizens, especially the most vulnerable.
Public Library: The library offers a wide variety of free educational, cultural and enrichment programs for all ages and interests. Information about upcoming events can be found in the Events Calendar.
Youth Services: Needham Youth Services operates as a mental health resource providing professional and confidential clinical and programmatic services. We provide support, information, and direction to youth and families son issues such as family, social, peer, stress, loss, alcohol, drug, and other youth- related concerns.
Established in 1989, Crosspoint Associates, Inc. is a regional real-estate development, investment, and management company. Our objective is to be a leader in commercial office, retail, and mixed-use real-estate throughout New England. We will best serve our investors, employees, and tenants needs by consistently creating and managing developments of lasting value to the communities in which we develop or acquire them.
Needham Bank is the quintessential community bank, serving Boston and its neighboring communities continuously since 1892. The Bank represents the evolution of community banking, offering clients the latest in financial products and technologies, while maintaining an unwavering commitment to the local communities it serves.
Northland Investment Corporation
Northland Investment Corporation is a privately held, vertically integrated real estate investment company. Since 1970, Northland has been creating unparalleled value in real estate through the acquisition, development, operation and long-term ownership of multifamily, commercial, retail, industrial, and mixed-use properties.
Northland is a long time industry leader, having acquired, developed and managed more than 20 million square feet of multifamily and commercial real estate across the country. Currently owning and managing a $3.5 billion diversified real estate portfolio comprising 87 properties, with major concentrations in New England, Texas, and the southern tier of the United States. Northland has a history of identifying opportunities from a contrarian perspective. Seeing value where others don’t and consistently demonstrate the ability to differentiate between real and perceived risk.
Direct Federal Credit Union
Direct Federal is a federally insured credit union located in Needham, Massachusetts. Starting as a local lender in 1953, Direct has served several hundreds of thousands of satisfied members over the years – and in doing so, has earned a reputation as being one of the most dependable places in which to do business. Anyone who lives, works, worships, or goes to school in Norfolk County; or, has an immediate family member that lives, works, worships, or goes to school in Norfolk County is eligible to join. Direct Federal is a not-for-profit, meaning that earnings are invested right back into the credit union. And that means Direct Federal can offer its members lower loan rates and higher deposit rates that they simply won't see anywhere else.
The Village Bank
With a proud history spanning more than a century, The Village Bank is now the only remaining mutual community bank headquartered in the City of Newton. With full-service offices located in the heart of seven unique villages in Newton and neighboring Wayland, the Bank provides area residents and businesses with outstanding financial products and services, with the added advantage of local knowledge, local experience, and local decisions.
Our commitment to helping build a better community is legendary. In the past decade alone, The Village Bank has donated nearly $2 million in support of initiatives that enhance the quality of life in the neighborhoods we serve. We are pleased to measure our success by the meaningful relationships we have established over the years as a result of our strong commitment to our customers and our community.
Boston Realty Advisors
Boston Realty Advisors is privately held and controlled by two partners, Jason S. Weissman and William H. Catlin, Jr. As a Boston-based, locally-operated firm, they approach commercial real estate from a different perspective. The company’s structure is designed to be more responsive, more resourceful, and more determined to do what works for you.
Boston Reality Advisors is a data-driven firm with real-time insight on real estate trends ranging from commercial and residential development to debt and equity markets. Boston Reality Advisors follow the numbers and apply intuitive inferences with industry experience to inform decisions, manage risk, and maximize profitability for their clients. The firm is dedicated to monitoring and leveraging market trends to keep their clients ahead of the curve.
Founded in 1976, TDC has a 40-year history of successfully investing, managing and developing real estate for its own account and on behalf of investors. TDC has earned a reputation for integrity, creativity and excellence, making it one of the premier real estate investment, development and management firms in the northeast U.S.
Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on discovery and development and subsequent commercialization of novel first-in-class drugs directed against nuclear transport and related targets for the treatment of cancer and other major diseases.
Karyopharm recognizes the contributions of each to the success of the team. Integrity and respect are core to their success. Karyopharm strives to benefit patients, physicians, employees, and shareholders by creating innovative medicines that improve the quality and duration of patients’ lives.
Mount Ida College
Success happens here. Founded in 1899, Mount Ida College is a small, private college in Newton, Massachusetts, just minutes from Boston. Mount Ida provides career-focused programs built upon a strong foundation in the social sciences, humanities and the arts, all developed and implemented to prepare our students for success in their chosen fields of endeavor.
With a tight-knit, inclusive community, a diverse student body, winning NCAA Division III sports teams, a beautiful and safe suburban campus and a vibrant school spirit, Mount Ida is the place where students become the best version of themselves.
Wingate is a multi-disciplined real estate firm differentiated by its team of thinkers - Strategic, detailed, proactive thinkers who know when to take action. The firm thoughtfully maximizes opportunities and value for our partner investors and property owners. With a 50-year track record in key markets nationally, the Wingate approach yields results.
Building upon two generations of experience and success in every aspect of real estate—including investment, finance, property management, consulting and sales—Wingate gets the most from a property by giving it the thoughtful attention it deserves.
Gennari Aronson, LLP is a law firm serving innovative companies, entrepreneurs, and the private investors and venture capital firms that finance them. Founded by veterans of two of Boston’s largest law firms, the firm exemplifies the same entrepreneurial spirit that guides many of its clients. We have decades of experience and are recognized as practical “hands on” lawyers with a deep and long-standing network throughout the technology, consumer, innovation, and emerging growth company markets.
For more than 250 years, JLL has been a trusted partner to organizations who want more value from the commercial real estate they own, use and invest in. We focus on what we do best, and that’s helping our clients achieve their ambitions.
We are a professional services firm, with specialists whose common passion is real estate. Our knowledge runs deep, with experts in every property type and every facet of transaction, management and advisory services.
Olin was founded to radically change engineering education with the goal of fueling the technical innovation needed to solve the world’s complex future challenges.
In 1997, the F.W. Olin Foundation established the college with a visionary and unprecedented grant “to be an important and constant contributor to the advancement of engineering education in America and throughout the world.” From day one, Olin had no departments or tenured faculty, allowing for true collaboration and integration of efforts.
Olin instills passion and ignites innovation by focusing engineering students on the needs of people in the real world. This broad perspective in the hands of creative and motivated students inspires technical mastery for a purpose. Olin “engineer-innovators” envision and deliver products, services and systems that transform the way people live on this planet.
William James College
William James College strives to be a preeminent school of psychology that integrates rigorous academic instruction with extensive field education and close attention to professional development. We assume an ongoing social responsibility to create programs to educate specialists of many disciplines to meet the evolving mental health needs of society.