FirstService Residential, the leading property management company in New Jersey announces Andrew Batshaw as Executive Director, New Jersey High Rise Division. In this role, Batshaw is providing leadership and operational oversight to New Jersey high rise clients and associates.

Batshaw first joined FirstService Residential in 2013 as a Community Manager, managing a 300+ unit High Rise building in Northern New Jersey that is listed on the National Register of Historic places by the Department of the Interior. Prior to joining FirstService Residential, Batshaw spent 13 years working with a private residential developer and served as the VP of Community Development. He has also developed and implemented construction risk management programs and performed risk management inspections with a focus on local and State standards as well as International Building Code compliance. Batshaw is a member of the board of directors of the New Jersey Chapter of the Community Associations Institute (CAI). He holds the Accredited Management Specialist (AMS®) and Certified Manager of Community Association (CMCA®) designations through CAI.

“Andrew has already added tremendous value to the High Rise Division,” said Arthur Bartikofsky, Senior Vice President, High Rise Division. “His experience in risk management and emergency preparedness, as well as his commitment to quality management and service, will continue to be a true asset to the FirstService Residential team and our clients.”

“I am honored to take on this new opportunity to provide leadership and service excellence to FirstService Residential associates and our clients,” said Batshaw. “I look forward to being a part of FirstService Residential’s continued success in the New Jersey Gold Coast high rise market.”

About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, one of the largest markets in the world. As the largest residential property manager in North America, FirstService Residential oversees more than 6,500 residential and commercial associations including 1.5 million residential units and over 50 million square feet of commercial space across 21 U.S. states and three provinces in Canada. The company has more than 12,000 employees driving local market expertise and managing in excess of $6 billion in annual budgets. For more information, visit
Nov 04, 2014