Allan Irwin Joins FirstService Residential Leadership Team
Raleigh, N.C. (December 14, 2020) – FirstService Residential, North America’s property management leader, named Allan R. Irwin, CCM®, CCE®, CMCA®, AMS®, LCAM®, as vice president of lifestyle for its managed communities in North and South Carolina, where the company manages over 35,000 residential units. An accomplished real estate executive, Irwin will complement the leadership team and bring a high level of thinking to this new role.
“Allan’s impact will be felt throughout the Carolinas, as he will work to support our local Lifestyle division,” said Michael Mendillo, president, FirstService Residential. “It was important that we find the right candidate that could bring not only a wealth of industry experience and expertise but who could also help take us to the next level as we continue to grow in this market.”
“I am truly thrilled to be a part of an established market leader in the community management industry,” said Allan Irwin, vice president, lifestyle. “I am excited to become a contributor to the growth of FirstService Residential and provide leadership, best practices and experience that can help our associates and our clients achieve lofty goals and operational efficiencies.”
In his role, Irwin will be responsible for the oversight and direction of all lifestyle and large-scale communities in the market, including planning and development of initiatives to align with company policies, culture and best practices. Reporting directly to Dennis Abbott, president, Carolinas, Irwin will also serve as a strategic business partner, working closely with market and operational leaders to meet and exceed organizational goals.
“We are excited to have Allan join our team in the Carolinas. His proven leadership and extensive experience in country club management and lifestyle communities will expand the depth and quality of the resources we provide to our clients and associates,” said Abbott.
Irwin has vast experience working at large-scale, lifestyle communities throughout the country, where he successfully achieved board member and homeowner objectives while surpassing expectations. Most recently, he served as the general manager at Cypress Lakes in Lakeland, Florida. Irwin has his B.S. in engineering/management from the USFA Academy and his master’s in business/finance from Webster University. He is a member of CMAA, Community Associations Institute and the National Eagle Scout Association.
About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential is North America’s property management leader, partnering with more than 8,500 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. Visit www.fsresidential.com.