John Boyle is Vice Chair of Cushman & Wakefield, the largest privately held commercial real estate services firm in the world. A nationally recognized industry leader, John oversees Tenant Representation for Greater Boston and spearheads the Downtown Boston Group. In 2017, John was recognized by Cushman & Wakefield's Tenant Advisory Group (TAG) with the company's inaugural "Outstanding Achievement" award for his "extraordinary contributions to his clients' success and his effort with his community and his colleagues."
With over 30 years of commercial real estate experience, John has been involved in thousands of transactions with an aggregate value in the billions. John has had significant focus in the area of global, multi-market, portfolio-wide representation, having completed transactions in most major US cities and with significant experience executing leases in India, China, Europe and other international markets. In 2016, John was a top 10 producer globally for Cushman & Wakefield.John received the Commercial Broker's Association of Massachusetts Broker of the Year “Leadership Award”, an honor one can receive only once in a career, for demonstrating “the highest level of ethical standards and a career as an industry leader.” Additionally, John received CoreNet New England's Global Service Producer Award, the highest honor a Tenant Advisor can receive. John was elected President of the CBA of Massachusetts, part of the oldest real estate association in the United States, founded 1886. No other broker has received all three of these distinct honors.
Prior to Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ, John was a Principal with Cassidy Turley, a founding Partner with FHO Partners and a Principal of Trammell Crow Company.
Awards & Associations
Outstanding Achievement Award, Cushman & Wakefield's Global Tenant Advisory Group (TAG), 2017
Recognized "Top Ten" Producer Globally, Cushman & Wakefield, 2016
Broker of the Year, "Leadership Award', 2010, by the Commercial Broker Association of the Massachusetts (CBA)
Global Service Provider of the Year for New England, 2010, CoreNet, New England Region
Elected President of the Commercial Brokers Association of Massachusetts (CBA), 2012
Deal of the Year, Kronos, 505,000 SF, Lowell, MA, 2016, CBA
Deal of the Year, Wolverine Worldwide, 185,000 SF, Waltham, MA, 2015, CBA
Dallas Headquarters Deal of the Year, Epsilon 250,000 SF D CEO magazine 2013
Downtown Deal of the Year 2012, Brightcove 82,000 SF, CBA
Suburban Deal of the Year - IBM, 200,000 SF, three building campus lease in Lexington, MA, CBA
Top Producer Nationally for Cushman & Wakefield
“Top Producer”; Trammell Crow Company (Top 40 producer nationally of 800 Brokers) all eight years with firm (1998-2006)
Board of Directors, Robert F. Kennedy Children’s Action Corporation; Board of Trustees, The Walker School, Needham; Board of Directors, YouthLink, Boston; Board of Overseers, BayCove