Jim Magid is a Vice President for FirstService Residential. In this role, Magid provides leadership and operational oversight to a portfolio of lifestyle/active adult clients, condominium and homeowners' associations and the team of client supporting associates.
Magid has been a FirstService Residential associate for the over 20 years and involved in the professional community management industry for over 25 years . Prior to joining FirstService Residential, he held a senior management position in a community management firm and served as Board President of a condominium association where he lived.
His responsibilities at FirstService Residential have included executive management of two regional offices with oversight of approximately 70 communities and a staff of 35. In addition, Magid was the Executive Director at a prestigious gated community in Kinnelon, NJ, featuring 2,500 wooded acres, 912 homes along 30 miles of private roads and extensive amenities including a 125 acre lake and a fine dining restaurant.
Magid has been active at both the local and national level of the Community Associations Institute, a national organization servicing the community association industry. In 2005, he served as the CAI – New Jersey Chapter President and currently serves as the Chair of the Legislative Action Committee. In 2014, he was awarded the Jerome M. Fien Distinguished Service Award by the NJ Chapter. Magid served for four years on the CAI National Association of Professional Community Manager’s Board (APCM).
In 2018, Magid was appointed a three year term on the Community Association Managers International Certification Board (CAMICB). He holds the Community Associations Institute Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®), the Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM®) and the Large Scale Manager (LSM®) designations.
Joe Martinelli provides leadership and operational oversight to FirstService Residential associates and condominium & homeowner association communities in New Jersey.
Martinelli brings several years of management experience from CBRE, where he was directly responsible for the oversight of several office buildings spanning over 365 acres of land. He is a proven results oriented team leader, with a strong focus on customer service, and skilled at developing excellent client relationships. Martinelli’s prior experience includes facility operations and project management, as well as staff training and mentoring. He has earned the Facility Management Professional Designation.
Martinelli currently lives in Freehold Township, NJ and enjoys spending time with his wife Tammy & their two sons, as well as family & friends. He also devotes much of his free time to community service by serving on the board of the Yorktowne Club which supports multiple local charities in Monmouth County, including the Samaritan Center Food Bank, Walk with Joe 9/11 Heroes Fund, & The Wounded Warriors Foundation.