With over 25 years’ experience, McShea is globally recognized for her industry expertise and has advised clients on issues pertaining to the implementation of complex real estate projects; asset positioning and marketing strategies; market analysis; maximizing economic value for corporate and investor clients; public/private partnerships; development implementation strategies; RFP and developer selection processes.
Karen comes to Corporex from Lupoli Companies located in Boston, MA. She most recently served as vice president, director of real estate development for the company where she managed Thorndike Exchange; a two-phased mixed-use, transit-oriented development with 35,000 square-feet of commercial space, 190 residential units and four restaurants.
McShea began her career in real estate with Spaulding & Slye/Colliers, a vertically integrated real estate company serving the Boston and Washington, DC markets. Quickly advancing in the company, she became head of Colliers International’s Development Consulting. Projects included shaping the San Juan Waterfront in Puerto Rico, among others in the Caribbean and throughout Latin America. Karen also served her country as an Economic Attaché at the Embassy in Moscow, Russia. These experiences not only expanded but also enhanced her abilities to advise clients on complex projects and assignments worldwide. Karen is a graduate of Boston College.