Carolyn Sidor is the Managing Principal of Cushman & Wakefield’s New England offices. She is responsible for all business operations and leads a team of more than 180 professionals in Boston, Hartford, CT and Manchester, NH who develop creative and holistic real estate solutions for the firm’s investor and occupier clients across the region. In addition, she works with other leaders to shape the region's growth strategies and recruiting efforts throughout the services lines, which include tenant advisory, agency leasing, capital markets, asset services, project & development services, valuation & advisory services, and senior housing
Previously, she led Cushman & Wakefield’s Americas’ Specialty Practice Groups and initiatives for business development by partnering with internal professionals to define, implement and execute strategies by specialty. Her efforts fostered engagement, community and collaboration within a large-scale business.
Prior to that, she led Cassidy Turley’s national brokerage operations and practice groups and served as business lead for CRM initiatives.
Her 30-year career includes leadership positions locally, regionally and nationally with both commercial real estate services firms and industry organizations. Prior to joining Cassidy Turley, she served as President | Operations, USA at Colliers International, where she led the integration of Colliers USA and FirstService Real Estate Advisors and oversaw operations, human resources, marketing, events and service excellence functions for the company’s 4,500 employees.
Prior to that she was Executive Vice President, Operations for Colliers International | USA, an affiliation of 90 member firms where she managed all business and financial affairs and delivery of services including multi-city referrals, national investment sales and retail service lines, specialty practice groups and national conferences.
Before joining Colliers, Carolyn was a Partner and Managing Director of Business Development at CB Richard Ellis/ New England and Managing Director of Marketing and Client Services at Insignia/ESG. Earlier in her career, she served as Chief Operating Officer of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board and Executive Director of the Building Owners and Managers Association of Greater Boston.
She is a member of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board, National Association of Industrial & Office Parks, and CREW Boston.