Director, PR & Corporate Communications
October 16, 2015
Toby Bozzuto, president & chief executive officer of The Bozzuto Group, announced the promotions of Julie Smith to chief administrative officer (CAO) of The Bozzuto Group and Stephanie Williams to president of Bozzuto Management Company effective January 1, 2016.
Smith has been with the firm since 1989, and has served as the president of Bozzuto Management Company since 1994. She has been largely responsible for the company’s growth to more than 54,000 units under management… Continue reading
October 15, 2015
Bozzuto Management President Julie Smith has been promoted the newly created position of chief administrative officer for the parent Bozzuto Group, becoming one of the top-raking women in the D.C. region's commercial real estate industry.
Smith, who is also one of the Washington Business Journal's 2015 Women Who Mean Business honorees, will assume her role in the newly created post Jan 1. She will report to Bozzuto Group CEO Toby Bozzuto and will have a role overseeing… Continue reading
October 08, 2015
After demolishing university dormitories on its 8.9-acre South Campus in Washington, D.C., in 2011, The Catholic University of America (CUA) built a new college town on the urban infill site in partnership with two private developers. Named Monroe Street Market for Monroe Street, N.E., which cuts through the site, the five–city-block parcel now offers 562 apartments, a variety of retail and restaurants, a public arts building with spaces to work and host art shows and… Continue reading
September 23, 2015
Even though it is only six miles from the US Capitol Building, the neighborhood surrounding Catholic University was a “sleepy corner of Washington, DC,” says Bozzuto Development vice president Michael Henehan. And it was a neighborhood the developer had been eyeing for some time. What they created when the opportunity finally arose resulted in this, the next finalist in our series on the NAHB Pillars of the Industry Awards.
This Week’s Project: Monroe Street Market
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September 14, 2015
According the National Institute of Building Sciences’ (NIBS) 2014 Consultative Council report, members of the construction industry worry most about three main issues: the workforce shortage, the changing climate, and aligning government and business to advance energy-efficient and high-performance buildings.
These issues require solutions, and the solutions likely will change the future of commercial and industrial buildings.
Increased Savings with Sustainability… Continue reading
September 11, 2015
As published in the Washington Business Journal.
Julie Smith’s career in multifamily management started with one, the Bayberry Apartments in Gaithersburg. All of 29 at the time, Smith was hired by Tom Bozzuto in 1989 — when the Greenbelt-based Bozzuto Group was only a year old — to launch his management operation.
“It was like a startup,” Smith, president of Bozzuto Management, says. “In startups, everybody does everything. I was hired as the person who did everything.”
Fast-forward… Continue reading
September 09, 2015
On Tuesday when Toby Bozzuto became chief executive of the Bozzuto Group, a home building empire his father co-founded 27 years ago, he laid out a number of plans.
He wants to grow the company, which already manages 51,000 units and has annual revenue of more than $1 billion. He wants to continue expansion into other markets. And he wants Bozzuto to be a great place for nearly 2,000 employees to work.
Before mentioning any of that, Bozzuto said one of his top priorities will be to… Continue reading
September 09, 2015
The Bozzuto Group announced that Toby Bozzuto has been named chief executive officer. In this role, he becomes responsible for providing strategic as well as day-to-day leadership of the company, in addition to helping guide future growth of all four of the company’s operating businesses. Current CEO Tom Bozzuto will remain in the role of chairman of The Bozzuto Group, continuing to be an active member of the Investment Committee, overseeing Asset Management and expanding his role… Continue reading
September 09, 2015
Toby Bozzuto is stepping into his father's role as chief executive officer of the Bozzuto Group.
The younger Bozzuto has succeeded Thomas S. Bozzuto. The move became official Tuesday. In his new role, Toby Bozzuto will provide both strategic and day-to-day leadership of the company and its more than 2,000 employees, and pursue growth of the company's four operating businesses.
Thomas Bozzuto, who retains his position as chairman, will focus on continuing his role… Continue reading
July 02, 2015
The Bozzuto Group recently held the grand opening of the long-anticipated Cathedral Commons development, which includes 137 rental apartments and eight upscale townhouses for rent.
The mixed-use development, at 3401 Idaho Ave. NW near the National Cathedral, cost $125 million to build.
It includes 125,000 square feet of retail space with a Giant Food store, a CVS Pharmacy, a Starbucks, a SunTrust Bank, a Solidcore fitness facility, a Wylie Wagg pet store and Barcelona restaurant and… Continue reading