Effective immediately, Edward S. Walsh (founder and President of The Walsh Company) and Thomas J. Walsh (Managing Principal of The Walsh Company) join Avison Young as Principals.
Notes Arthur J. Mirante, II, Avison Young Principal and Tri-State President: "Ed
, Tom and their team have demonstrated a commitment to excellence in client service that is highly compatible to Avison Young's
"I saw this as an exciting opportunity to join Avison Young
as a Principal, and to play an integral role in building an organization that values the project management services platform as a core facet of the firm's corporate strategy," states Edward Walsh
Edward S. Walsh
Edward Walsh most recently served as Managing Principal and President of The Walsh Company, a multi-service advisory organization that he founded in 2003 and grew into one of the leading client representation and project management services firms in the industry.
responsibilities encompassed overall management of the firm's activities, including business development, client management and assemblage of a more than 50-person team in five offices throughout the Northeast.
Before founding The Walsh Company, Walsh worked for more than 10 years as a Senior Vice-President at Gale & Wentworth, a diversified real estate investment and services firm.
He began his career with Boswell Engineering and also previously held positions with Bomar Builders.
Walsh earned a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from Villanova University and is a registered professional engineer in New Jersey.
is actively involved in helping to raise funds for several non-profit organizations in Morris and Somerset counties in New Jersey, and has been recognized for his
philanthropic efforts on behalf of the American Cancer Society
, Somerset Hills Learning Institute
, Interfaith Food Pantry
of Morristown and Family Services
of Morris County.
was appointed to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's environmental protection transition subcommittee in 2009 and is currently Chairman of the Board for the School Development Authority
Walsh is also a board member of the U.S. Green Building Council.
Edward S. Walsh