BOSTON, M.A. (Sept. 17, 2020) – FirstService Residential, North America’s property management company in North America, announced that Bryan Hughes, CPM®, CMCA®, president, New England, recently joined an impressive group of professionals who have earned the Certified Property Manager (CPM®) credential issued by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). Earning a CPM® credential lets owners, investors and employers know that you have the knowledge to maximize the value of any property, in any asset class. 

“We’re thrilled that Bryan has achieved this key industry designation,” said Michael Mendillo president, FirstService Residential. “This better positions FirstService Residential and Bryan to understand the unique aspects and needs of our property portfolio throughout New England.” 

Hughes started with FirstService Residential in 2017 and has over two decades of leadership experience, including senior leadership roles in major publicly traded services organizations. Additionally, he has several years of experience working in and around the property management field, telecommunications and as a leadership consultant. In addition to his CPM®, Hughes also has a Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®) issued by the Community Associations Institute (CAI) and is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. He brings a strong operational background coupled with powerful leadership and mentoring skills to his role.

"I’m grateful for the opportunity to have earned my CPM® certification. It’s been a long-time goal and solidifies my knowledge, perseverance and dedication to the industry, said Hughes. “I’m very grateful to be part of the FirstService Residential team, and to work with such an amazing group of individuals who share the same enthusiasm for professional growth."
For over 85 years, IREM members have made them the world’s strongest voice for all things real estate management. Almost 20,000 leaders in commercial and residential management call the organization home for education, support and networking. Their certifications are internationally recognized symbols of ethical leadership and a well-managed property.

About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential is North America’s property management leader, partnering with 8,000 communities across the U.S. and Canada, including low-, mid- and high-rise condominiums and cooperatives; single-family communities; master-planned, lifestyle and active adult communities; and mixed-use and rental properties. HOAs, community associations and condos rely on their extensive experience, resources and local expertise to maximize property values and enhance their residents’ lifestyles.
Dedicated to making a difference, every day, FirstService Residential goes above and beyond to deliver exceptional service. FirstService Residential is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (FSV), a North American leader in the property services sector. For more information, visit
Sep 17, 2020