Gilbert Winn Named CEO of WinnCompanies
- Feb 09, 2015
Boston—Arthur Winn, principal and founder of WinnCompanies, is announcing that his son Gilbert Winn has been named the chief executive officer. In his new role, Gilbert will be responsible for overseeing the company’s management and investment activities, as well as the real estate development activities of WinnDevelopment alongside his partner Larry Curtis. Gilbert succeeds former CEO Samuel Ross announced his retirement at the end of 2014.
Gilbert is the 2015 President of the Rental Housing Association (RHA), an appointee to Urban Renewal Task Force of City of Boston, an advisor on the Real Estate Council of B’nai B’rith New England, a member of the board of directors for the Combined Jewish Philanthropies’ (CJP) Next Generation Real Estate Board and board member of Heading Home, Inc., a homelessness prevention non-profit serving greater Boston. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts in History and Psychology.