Boston Global Investors was recently named to develop Parcel A2 in the Seaport. John B. Hynes, III, CEO & Managing Partner, unveils the development story, Sasaki Associates will give us an inside look at the proposed designs, and Suffolk will talk construction. Join us to hear about the plans for another addition to Boston's Seaport community.
John B. Hynes, III,CEO & Managing Partner, Boston Global Investors
Victor W. Vizgaitis, AIA, LEED AP,Senior Principal, Sasaki Associates
Jeffrey A. Gouveia, President & Gen. Mgr. Northeast, Suffolk Construction
John B. Hynes, III
John Hynes is the CEO and Managing Partner of Boston Global Investors. Prior to the formation of BGI in April, 2010, Mr. Hynes spent ten years as CEO and Managing Partner for Gale International and served as the driving force in the company’s aggressive expansion both domestically and in Asia. During his tenure at Gale, Mr. Hynes was the deal originator and managing Partner for the successful development of One Lincoln (now known as State Street Financial Center) and initiated Boston’s Seaport Square project. He also secured the massive New Songdo City project, a US $35B, 100 million square foot master planned city near Seoul, South Korea, one of the largest private real estate projects in the world today.Prior to joining Gale, Mr. Hynes spent ten years as a broker with the Codman Company and RM Bradley & Co. and ten years as the local development partner with Lincoln Property Company. During that time he participated in more than three hundred leasing and sales transactions in the Boston market totaling over six million square feet and developed three office projects totaling two million square feet with an aggregate value in excess of one billion dollars.
Currently, Mr. Hynes is focusing on the development of the 6M SF mixed-use Seaport Square project which is to be completed within this decade. John remains committed to and active within the Boston and Cape Cod communities and sits on the board of several non-profits and professional organizations. John is a graduate of Harvard College where he captained the 1980 hockey team.
Victor W. Vizgaitis, AIA
A senior principal and architect at Sasaki, Victor leads Sasaki’s commercial architecture and interiors practice, bringing together a broad spectrum of disciplines, from architecture and interiors, to landscape and urban design.
This breadth of professional experience has led to a deep understanding of the interrelation of commercial development, the public realm, and the needs of the people who use these spaces—as well as the processes required to make these projects happen. Over 20+ years, Victor’s focus has been on the design and development of rigorous and creative spaces and buildings for forward-thinking corporations and institutions. His role has spanned from early development planning and approvals, to lead design architect and architect of record.
Jeffrey A. Gouveia
Jeffrey A. Gouveia, Jr. is the President and General Manager of Suffolk’s Northeast region and is responsible for providing strategic direction; aligning business, financial, service, and operations initiatives with company goals; overseeing the management of projects and client relationships; and leading marketing and work acquisition efforts in the Northeast.