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Dave Ellis, Found of Ellis Realty Advisors

Dave Ellis

Managing Partner

With a background that includes construction, finance and real estate development along with a vast amount of leasing and sales transactions, David’s experience and local market knowledge make him a commercial real estate expert in Eastern MA. His specialty is owner representation for the sales and leasing of commercial real estate as well as tenant and buyer representation for office, medical and industrial space.

In addition to his involvement within his company, David is also involved with the South Shore Health System’s President’s Circle, South Shore Hospital Golf Committee, Executive Committee of South Shore Economic Development Corporation, Quincy Chamber of Commerce and is a Corporator at South Shore Bank. He has also works with many other local charitable organization including South Shore Habitat for Humanity, South Shore ARC, The Friendship Home, Cardinal Cushing Centers and the South Shore YMCA. David is also involved with other local chambers of commerce and trade organizations such as the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Greater Boston Real Estate Board, Commercial Brokers Association and Real Estate Finance Association.

Adam Bauer Business Brokerage & M&A Advisory

Adam Bauer

Senior Partner, Business Brokerage & M&A Advisory

Founder and President of The Business Exchange, Adam has represented hundreds of business owners in acquiring & divesting their companies and business real estate.

Adam attended the University of Vermont and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree. Bauer is a licensed Massachusetts real estate broker and has been an active business intermediary and commercial real estate broker for over 15 years.  He has successfully completed business dispositions and property sales throughout Southeastern Massachusetts including, Cape Cod & Islands, South Shore and Boston metro area. Bauer brings a long term comprehensive approach in evaluating the needs of his clients to best grow and enrich their real estate portfolio’s with quality investment properties and profitable business opportunities. Bauer is a CBI (Certified Business Intermediary) as accredited by the International Business Brokers Association. The CBI, which represents the gold standard in the business brokerage industry, is granted to individuals who complete required course work, pass an extensive competency exam, and agree to uphold the IBBA’s Professional Standards and Code of Ethics. Bauer is also a member of the New England Business Brokers Association (NEBBA), International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) and serves as a board member on the Business Brokers Alliance of New England (BBANE).

Adam resides in Scituate, MA with his wife and two children.

Colin Moynihan - Senior Partner Capital Markets

Colin N. Moynihan

Senior Partner, Capital Markets

Colin's specialty is financial analysis with a focus on the disposition and acquisition of investment properties; particularly multifamily assets, mixed-use assets, & developable land.

Bill Kingdon Associate Ellis Realty Advisors

Bill Kingdon

Commercial Advisor

A former director of finance and operations with a background in business admin and management, Bill is well equipped to handle your commercial and industrial real estate needs.

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Matt Partridge

Commercial Advisor

Matt has been a trusted sales professional for over 10 years and has owned, managed, and renovated multiple investment properties during that time. Matt is dependable and enthusiastic, and he will go above and beyond to take care of all your commercial real estate needs. 

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Harrison West

Commercial Advisor

Harrison West is a commercial brokerage advisor with Ellis Realty Advisors, dedicated to the industrial & office markets across the South Shore and the Greater Boston area.

Specializing in new business development, leasing, and sales, Harrison prioritizes his client’s financial and logistical needs to develop a strategy that aligns with his client’s short and long-term goals.

Prior to joining Ellis Realty Advisors, Harrison attended University of Tampa, where he received a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. 

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Joe Zanca

Commercial Advisor

Joe Zanca has 10 years experience in South Shore MA real estate, starting in high school building houses with his father and uncle. Joe currently runs a business out of commercial warehouses in South Shore MA, and is well versed in the South Shore market in every area of commercial real estate. Joe is an entrepreneur, and is well connected in the South Shore of MA through his involvement in many of the community's charitable organizations. Joe works closely with the members of the Ellis team to really understand the market and best our clients through their decisions as buyers, sellers, landlords, or renters. Joe is a Babson College graduate who majored in Real Estate and Entrepreneurship during his time in college.

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Christopher R. Lowd

Senior Property Manager

As an expert in property management and construction leasing services, there’s nothing Chris appreciates more than getting a job done right. Across the South Shore Chris has helped business owners modernize their property and add long-term value. Chris is LEED AP Certified.


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Jennifer Pearl

Office Manager

Jennifer has spent over 30 years in the logistics field including retail purchasing, corporate and private event management and finally landing in commercial real estate. During her extensive career experiences, she has earned multiple industry awards, was a contributor to two industry magazines, collaborated with a large retail chain for a wedding stationery line as well as tapped to audition for a reality TV series as an event management producer.

In 2013, she obtained her Real Estate Salespersons license and began her career managing a productive real estate office in Easton, MA. In 2014, she achieved the designation of Certified Probate Real Estate Specialist (CPRES), LEAD Safe Renovation Specialist designation as well as her Notary Public credentials. After only two years in the real estate field, she started her own transaction management company, managing real estate back offices for several different brokerages. In 2017, she obtained her Real Estate Broker license and continued to expand her management business. In 2018, Jennifer joined Ellis Realty Advisors as the Office Manager focusing on Transaction Management. Currently, her position continues to evolve adding Property Management to her list of successes.

Allison Devaney

Allison Devaney

Director of Corporate Development

Allison has spent 15 years as a commercial real estate professional with experience spanning corporate finance and strategy, asset management, acquisitions, development, syndications, and investment banking. She joined Ellis Realty Advisors in 2021 and is responsible for Development and Investment Analysis as well as Asset Management and Investor Reporting.

Allison was a Vice President of Asset Management at Boston Capital / Boston Financial, a tax credit multifamily syndicator. Prior to that, she held roles in Acquisitions and Investments at Carr Properties, a Washington DC-based office developer, owner, and operator. Allison began her career in Wachovia Securities’ Real Estate Investment Banking Group. She received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in finance and minor in Leadership Studies from the University of Richmond.

Allison lives on the South Shore with her husband and three children. She volunteers as a youth soccer coach and as a PTO Enrichment Coordinator.

Keith Singh

Marketing Coordinator

Keith Singh joined the Ellis Realty Team as the Marketing Coordinator in August of 2020 and if you have perused through the Ellis Realty Advisors website, social media, or listings, it’s likely you have seen some of his work! Keith blends his background in media and economics to bring an analytical yet creative approach to marketing and communication operations.