The Boulos Beat

The Boulos Beat podcast explores the Maine commercial real estate world through in-depth interviews with its movers and shakers. Hosted by Greg Boulos and various guests, this is a must-listen for anyone interested in this industry.

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Episode 31: Chris Lynch on Going from Wall Street to Real Estate, His Business Model, & Consumer Buying Trends

Chris Lynch on Going from Wall Street to Real Estate, His Business Model, & Consumer Buying Trends In this episode of The Boulos Beat, host Greg Boulos sits down with Chris Lynch, CEO & founder of Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty. This leader in luxury real estate has six offices along the coast of Maine located in Kennebunk, Portland, Brunswick, … Continue reading Episode 31: Chris Lynch on Going from Wall Street to Real Estate, His Business Model, & Consumer Buying Trends

Episode 30: Paul Ureneck of Colby College on Changing Careers in Commercial Real Estate, The Role of Colby in Downtown Waterville, & Construction Stories Behind Notable Maine Properties

Paul Ureneck of Colby College on Changing Careers in Commercial Real Estate & Notable Maine Construction Stories. In this episode of the Boulos Beat, host Greg Boulos sits down with Paul Ureneck, assistant Vice President of Real Estate Development and Operations at Colby College.  Paul previously worked at the Boulos Company for over 30 years. Greg and Paul discuss how … Continue reading Episode 30: Paul Ureneck of Colby College on Changing Careers in Commercial Real Estate, The Role of Colby in Downtown Waterville, & Construction Stories Behind Notable Maine Properties

Episode 29: Joseph Wishcamper on Affordable Housing, The Value of Spotting Talent & Building Relationships

Joseph Wishcamper on Affordable Housing, the Value of Spotting Talent & Building Relationships In this episode of The Boulos Beat, Boulos Company Partner Tony McDonald guest-hosts for Greg Boulos as he interviews Joseph Wishcamper of The Wishcamper Companies, an affordable housing developer based here in Portland, Maine. Wishcamper entities own roughly 10,000 apartment units nationwide. Tony and Joe discuss Joe’s history growing … Continue reading Episode 29: Joseph Wishcamper on Affordable Housing, The Value of Spotting Talent & Building Relationships

Episode 28: Kevin French on Building a Construction Business, & Landry French’s Largest Projects

Kevin French on Building a Construction Business, & Landry French’s Largest Projects In this episode of the Boulos Beat podcast, host Greg Boulos speaks with Kevin French, chairman and CEO of Landry-French Construction. A 100% employee-owned company, Landry-French Construction is one of the leading commercial construction companies in New England. Founded in the depths of the Great Recession in 2010, … Continue reading Episode 28: Kevin French on Building a Construction Business, & Landry French’s Largest Projects

Episode 27: Jeff Buckwalter of The Holy Donut on Building a Food Business & Supporting Community Through Donuts

Jeff Buckwalter of The Holy Donut on Building a Food Business & Supporting Community Through Donuts In this episode of The Boulos Beat, guest hosting for Greg Boulos is Samantha Marinko, Associate at the Boulos Company, as she sits down with Jeff Buckwalter, CEO and Co-Owner of The Holy Donut. The Holy Donut is a family-owned donut and coffee company … Continue reading Episode 27: Jeff Buckwalter of The Holy Donut on Building a Food Business & Supporting Community Through Donuts

Episode 26: Bob Garver on Building a Small Business in Maine & His Organic Coffee

Bob Garver on Building a Small Business in Maine & His Organic Coffee In this episode of The Boulos Beat, host Greg Boulos sits down with Bob Garver. Bob is the owner and President of Wicked Joe Organic Coffees, a company founded in 2003 by Bob and his wife and business partner, Carmen. As part of the company, Bob also … Continue reading Episode 26: Bob Garver on Building a Small Business in Maine & His Organic Coffee

Episode 25: Ellen Belknap & Paul Stevens on the Future of Office Architectural Design

Ellen Belknap & Paul Stevens on the Future of Office Architectural Design In this episode, guest-hosting for Greg Boulos is Partner and Broker Nate Stevens, as he sits down with Ellen Belknap, President of SMRT, and Paul Stevens, his father and former President of the firm. Originally founded by Nate’s great-grandfather, renowned architect John Calvin Stevens, SMRT is a full-service … Continue reading Episode 25: Ellen Belknap & Paul Stevens on the Future of Office Architectural Design

Episode 24: Jean Hoffman on Maine’s Life Science and Information Technology Sectors

Jean Hoffman on Maine’s Life Science and Information Technology Sectors In this episode, guest-hosting for Greg Boulos is Partner and Broker Tony McDonald, as he sits down with Jean Hoffman, entrepreneur and local business leader. Jean founded and led Newport Strategies, a healthcare information technology company, and Putney, a pet pharmaceutical company. She currently serves on the boards of The Jackson Laboratory, … Continue reading Episode 24: Jean Hoffman on Maine’s Life Science and Information Technology Sectors

Episode 23: David Shaw on his Adventurous Spirit and Overcoming Adversity (Part II)

David Shaw on his Adventurous Spirit and Overcoming Adversity In this episode, host Greg Boulos sits down once again with David Shaw for Part II of this episode of The Boulos Beat. Described by Greg as a “serial entrepreneur,” David continues to chronicle his remarkable career path in this portion of the interview. Greg and David discuss those who had … Continue reading Episode 23: David Shaw on his Adventurous Spirit and Overcoming Adversity (Part II)

International Podcast Day

  Today we are celebrating International Podcast Day with our very own podcast, The Boulos Beat! As we embark on our second season with 22 episodes, we’ve covered various topics with industry professionals ranging from Fred Forsley to Melissa Smith. We cannot wait for the future guests we will meet and the discussions we will have! View this post on … Continue reading International Podcast Day

Episode 22: David Shaw, Co-Founder of IDEXX, Covetrus, and Managing Director of Black Point Group

David Shaw on Entrepreneurship & Veterinary Sciences in Maine In this episode, host Greg Boulos sits down with David Shaw for our very first two-part episode of The Boulos Beat. David Shaw is the Managing Partner of Black Point Group, with wide-ranging interests in technology companies and public service. Locally, David is known for starting IDEXX Laboratories, Covetrus – formerly … Continue reading Episode 22: David Shaw, Co-Founder of IDEXX, Covetrus, and Managing Director of Black Point Group

Episode 21: Tony McDonald of The Boulos Company

Tony McDonald On Doing Good Business in Maine’s Commercial Real Estate Market In this episode, host Greg Boulos sits down with our very own Tony McDonald, Partner and Senior Broker at The Boulos Company. Tony has been with the company for over 30 years and is one of Maine’s most successful commercial brokers. Tune in to hear Greg and Tony … Continue reading Episode 21: Tony McDonald of The Boulos Company

Episode 20: Josh Broder of Tilson Technology

Josh Broder on Digitalization and the Workforce in Maine In this episode, guest-hosting for Greg Boulos is Partner and Broker Tony McDonald, as he sits down with Josh Broder, CEO of Tilson Technology Management. Tilson is a Portland based firm with a national presence, whose mission is to build America’s information infrastructure. Josh Broder started Tilson in 2006. After Josh … Continue reading Episode 20: Josh Broder of Tilson Technology

Episode 19 – Melissa Smith of WEX

Melissa Smith on Portland’s Eastern Waterfront and the future of work for WEX In this episode, guest-hosting for Greg Boulos is Partner and Designated Broker Jessica Estes, as she sits down with Melissa Smith, Chair and CEO of WEX. Melissa Smith started at WEX in 1997 as a senior financial advisor and worked her way to the company’s most senior … Continue reading Episode 19 – Melissa Smith of WEX

Episode 18 – Tom Watson

In this episode, guest-hosting for Greg Boulos is Partner and Broker Nate Stevens, as he sits down with Tom Watson, founder and owner of Port Property Management.

Episode 17 – Josh Benthien

In this episode, guest-host, Partner, and Designated Broker Jessica Estes sits down with Joshua Benthien, CEO and Partner of Northland Enterprises. Based in…

Episode 16 – Jonathan Cohen

In this episode, host Greg Boulos sits down with Jonathan Cohen, a key commercial real estate developer of Portland’s Eastern Waterfront and…

Episode 15 – Bill Stauffer

In this episode, guest-host Nate Stevens sits down with Bill Stauffer, Principal of Storrey Industries and Executive Vice President and Co-Founder of Eco-Story…

Episode 14 – Dana Totman

In this episode, host Greg Boulos sits down with Dana Totman, President and CEO of Avesta Housing. Avesta Housing is a nonprofit affordable housing…

Episode 13 – Peter Michaud

In this episode, guest host and Managing Director Drew Sigfridson talks with Peter Michaud, a real estate developer, and Managing Partner of M&R Holdings…

Episode 12 – Jonathan Culley

In this episode, guest host and Managing Director Drew Sigfridson talks with Jonathan Culley, a real estate developer, and founder of Redfern Properties.

Episode 11 – Matt Hancock

In this episode, guest host and Designated Broker Jessica Estes talks with Maine real estate investor, Matt Hancock.

Episode 10 – Kevin Mattson

In this episode, guest host Chris Paszyc talks with Kevin Mattson, president of Dirigo Capital Advisors, LLC, a real estate…

Episode 9 – Marc Dugas

In this episode, Greg Boulos sits down with Marc Dugas, a Portland-based hotel developer and founder of Dugas Development…

Episode 7 – Ford Reiche

In this episode, Greg Boulos sits down with Ford Reiche, co-founder of Safe Handling, Inc. Since selling Safe Handling…

Episode 8 – Vin Veroneau

In this episode, Greg Boulos talks with Vin Veroneau, President and CEO of JB Brown & Sons, a company with an incredible…

Episode 6 – Peter Anastos

In this episode, Greg Boulos sits down with Peter Anastos, a prolific developer who has shaped both the residential and commercial…

Episode 5 – Joe Boulos

This episode, Greg Boulos chats with his brother Joe Boulos. Joe is the owner of Boulos Asset Management which manages over…

Episode 4 – Joe Soley

This week, Greg Boulos chats with Joe Soley, CEO and Founder of Monopoly, LLC and Lincoln Center Property Management.

Episode 3 – Jim Brady

Greg Boulos speaks with Jim Brady, co-founder of Olympia Development, an award-winning real estate group based in Portland.

Episode 2 – David Bateman

In this episode, Greg Boulos talks with David Bateman, President of Bateman Partners, LLC, a highly-respected commercial real estate…

Episode 1 – Fred Forsley

In our first podcast episode, Greg Boulos sits down with Maine-native Fred Forsley, Founder and President of Shipyard Brewing Co…