Cummings Properties attracts businesses of all sizes from a variety of industries. From local residents who want to lease space in their own backyards to international firms establishing a North American branch, we can accommodate almost any business owner's need.
Filming was a success! The director and producers were extremely happy. Thank you so much for going above and beyond and for putting in the extra time to make this all possible. It is always a pleasure working with Cummings Properties. Without the support of local businesses, a production like this would not be possible in Massachusetts.
- Joseph Piasecki, Assistant Location Manager, "Patriot's Day"
“YLP’s laboratory space at Cummings Properties is perfect for our current needs. We know that when we need to expand in the next few years the process will be simple and smooth. We look forward to growing and expanding with Cummings.”
- Lisa Khaghani, President
Your Lab Partners (YLP) is is majority owned by long-time Winchester residents Lisa and Farzin Khaghani. It is the first dedicated Pharmacogenomics (PGx) Laboratory in New England. PGx testing improves medication safety and reduces the risk of adverse drug reactions. Using a simple cheek swab sent for analysis to YLP, a physician specializing in cardiology, pain management, psychiatry, or urology can identify the proper medication and dosage based on an individual’s unique genetic makeup.
“We moved to Woburn from Cambridge for the value and convenience and got so much more! Woburn is a vibrant area that offers our employees many amenities, including great restaurant choices. Everyone at Cummings from the field staff to management is wonderful to work with.”
- Peter Carellas, President
Twenty-three-year Winchester resident Peter Carellas founded Xcitex with the goal of developing technology to enable video cameras to be used as measurement tools. With more than 15 years in business, Xcitex has an excellent reputation within the video camera community.
“As financial advisors, we help our clients with their goals and priorities as they change over the years. As our business has grown and our needs have changed, Cummings Properties has done the same, working with us to design and construct the perfect space for our team.” - David Leland, Managing Director, Wealth Management Advisor
Winchester resident Dave Leland has been providing financial and wealth management advice for more than 30 years. He is the managing director of The Leland Group, which focuses on meeting the wealth management needs of families, businesses, and non-profits. Drawing on Merrill Lynch’s vast suite of resources and industry-leading specialists, The Leland Group tailors strategies to the unique interests and needs of each client.
“In the more than 10 years we have been with Cummings Properties, everyone has always responded quickly to our needs. When we expanded in 2014, the transition to our new space was easy. Cummings always takes good care of us.”
- David Manganaro, President
Manganaro Northeast, led by 37-year Winchester resident David Manganaro, is a subcontracting firm that has been providing quality drywall and acoustical ceiling work for commercial buildings throughout New England since 1958. Manganaro Northeast is committed to providing its clients with the highest level of professional service in the industry.
“We have been working with Cummings Properties for over 20 years. Not only have they always been able to meet our needs for sophisticated office and laboratory space in a timely and efficient manner, but they also share many of the values that we stand for. We look forward to continuing to partner with the team at Cummings to realize our vision.” - Andrey Zarur, Ph.D.,
Co-Founder, CEO, and Chairman of the Board
Andrey Zarur is a longtime Winchester resident as well as a longtime Cummings Properties client. He was the CEO of the successful therapeutic drug company, BioProcessors, previously headquartered at Cummings Properties’ Cabot Road location, before it was sold in 2009. He has a simple vision for his current venture, GreenLight Biosciences, which makes renewable, clean, sustainable chemicals and fuels at competitive prices, using breakthrough science and a diverse top-tier team of scientists. “I see a world where GreenLight provides clean, sustainable chemicals to the pharmaceutical, agricultural, and energy industries–that’s our 20-year plan.”
“Our large, open space makes FitHouse unlike any other training facility, and the convenient West Cummings Park location right off of route 93, with plenty of free parking, works so well for our busy clients.” - Brittany Vitello, Owner
Winchester native Brittany Vitello’s FitHouse offers a unique approach to personalized fitness—a confidence-boosting combination of cycling, training, and rowing with motivating music as part of the mix.
“We chose Cummings Properties because of its good reputation, the convenient location at the route 93/128 interchange, and its proximity to Boston. We’ve stayed and grown with Cummings because of its continued affordability, flexibility, and superior building maintenance. We also like that leasing in a Cummings Foundation-owned building means that our rent goes to support hundreds of worthy local causes.”
- Chris Costello, Founder and Principal
Winchester native Chris Costello and his brother Steven founded CBG Benefits, an independent full-service employee benefits brokerage firm, in 1999, in the basement of a two-family house in Arlington. The company moved to Cummings Properties in 2006 and has since doubled its space. CBG acts as an extension of a company’s human resources department, by providing its clients support in health and welfare benefits, employee communications, compliance, payroll, workplace wellness programs, and more.
"Cummings Properties offers a great location at a good value. The staff takes excellent care of the properties, especially during the winter months, when the lots are always well plowed and safe."
- Bill Strazzullo, Partner and Chief Market Strategist Bill
Strazzullo is with the independent research firm Bell Curve Trading, a financial advisory service for mutual fund complexes, banks, hedge funds, and pension funds all over the world. He has made numerous appearances on the major financial cable television stations. A long-time Winchester resident, Bill is a graduate of Winchester High School, Brown University, and Harvard Business School. He is an active volunteer teacher at Woburn nonprofit and Cummings Properties client firm, NuPath, Inc., which provides people with disabilities the support needed to live, work, learn, grow, and participate to their fullest potential in their community.
“I am thrilled MBC is part of the success story that is Cummings Center. We have been with with Cummings Properties for 20 years, 17 of which have been at the beautiful campus at Cummings Center. One of the primary reasons we continue to lease space at Cummings Center is because of the staff – the respect that they show for the tenants, the care and maintenance of the property, the constant addition of beautiful fountains and plantings – all contribute to a pleasant working environment.” - Jan Breed, Executive Director
Established in 1921, Massachusetts Building Congress provides business and networking forums and brings together decision makers from all corners of the $6.1 billion design and construction industry in Massachusetts. Through our monthly breakfast programs, social and fundraising events, and educational forums, MBC helps members promote their business while advancing the mutual interests of all. Our members include architects, owners, engineers, general contractors, construction managers, subcontractors, suppliers, vendors, labor, trade associations, bankers, lawyers, insurers, and related professionals.
“As a first-time business owner, there was no stress when signing my lease with Cummings Properties. The entire experience has been excellent. Cummings Properties' in-house design and construction teams streamlined the process so I could spend more time developing my business.” - Barbara Curtis, R.E.
New England Electrology Center provides various methods of hair removal for all skin and hair types, as well as skin care services, facials, microdermabrasions, chemical peels and waxing. Proprietor Barbara Curtis, a registered electrologist and licensed esthetician, offers an individual plan for every client and provides a comfortable and confidential environment for hair removal and skin care treatments.
“At Cummings Center we are able to advertise, network, and receive referrals from nearly 550 diverse businesses, all in one location. Most of the companies here could use our services, making Cummings Center a great location to grow our business.” - Rick Vitale, Owner
OCi Office Concepts provides new and pre-owned professional office furnishings, in addition to offering complete office space planning and installation services. With more than 25 years of experience and customers all across New England, OCi's products are found in a variety of business settings.
“Cummings Properties has been able to meet our space needs at every step of our company's growth. Cummings' ability to deliver quality space at excellent value has been a critical component in Blue Vase's success.” - Michael Alden, President & CEO
Blue Vase Marketing is a full-service, direct response marketing agency capable of creating a strategic marketing roadmap for a company's product. Blue Vase also manages marketing and fulfillment for a variety of products in the health and wellness areas. Blue Vase Marketing was ranked as one of the fastest growing private companies in 2013 and 2014 by Inc. Magazine.
“Cummings Properties' design and construction personnel made our vision into reality and have been able to accommodate several "out of the box" design requests.” - John Sullivan, Vice President and Controller
Water is essential to life. And our life's work is water. We transport it to places it needs to go, we treat it to make it clean, and we test it to ensure its quality. We focus on the world's most critical water challenges. Xylem, derived from classical Greek, refers to the supporting tissues that help transport water and nutrients from a plant's roots to its leaves. To us, our name stands for our promise to live our values while solving our customers' most challenging water problems, and to set industry standards for fluid technology applications and water solutions.
“We are completely impressed with Cummings Properties. Since we first explored a partnership with them, their willingness to work with us on our space modifications and to deliver a truly customized experience has paid off in numerous enhanced employee benefits. The whole Cummings vibe is high energy, and provides all of us with conveniences at our front door. We're impressed with the facility, staff and the space, and our clients' feedback to us on the space has been great.” - Cameron K. Brown President
King Fish is a leading digital marketing agency focused on developing engagement strategies through content delivered across multiple platforms. King Fish develops campaigns using storytelling techniques written by subject matter experts that create an emotional connection with customers and prospects, delivering measurable campaign results.
“MassBio is committed to supporting the life sciences industry throughout t he Commonwealth, so we are always looking for new ways to engage with growing regional clusters. We were thrilled when Cummings Properties offered us an opportunity to establish a presence on the North Shore and better connect with the 35 life sciences, biotech, pharmaceutical, and medical research firms located at Cummings Center. Working with Cummings has been mutually beneficial.” - Kendalle Burlin O'Connell, VP of Member Services & In-House Counsel
MassBio is a not-for-profit organization that represents, supports, and provides services for the Massachusetts biotechnology industry. Founded in 1985, it is the nation's oldest biotechnology trade association. With more than 620 members, ranging from biotechnology companies, government and foreign agencies to renowned academic institutions, we are the leading advocate for the Bay State's world premier life sciences cluster.
“When we decided to open a second location, we identified Cummings Center as an ideal spot. The reception we have received from the on-site community has been tremendous. We are happy we came, and look forward to a long and successful relationship!” - Sandy Lerddeekunlam, owner
Red Sugar Café prepares authentic Thai cuisine using fresh ingredients, incorporating a mixture of all five flavor groups: salty, sour, bitter, sweet and hot. It offers delicious daily specials, specialty Thai teas and soft drinks, and catering services. The eatery is open weekdays from 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM.
“The professionally sleek design of our space at 50 Dunham Road fits our vision as a cutting edge technology service provider. Cummings Properties' dedicated property management staff and neighboring businesses make it a great place to grow and expand Gyver Networks' name within the North Shore community.” - William (Bill) Bushong, Senior Systems Engineer
Gyver Networks' team of highly qualified employees is dedicated to providing the latest and best technology to its clients, including network design, desktop support, wireless systems and website design. IT consultants, administrators, and engineers all work together to support clients in all their IT projects, from security to advanced systems implementation and training. Gyver Networks offers rapid and expert response to companies located on the North Shore, Boston, and throughout eastern New England.
“We have been at Cummings Center since 2000 and couldn't be happier with our experience here. Cummings Properties' staff is very responsive and has repeatedly accommodated our requests. In addition to the many amenities the campus offers, Cummings Center's ecosystem of on-site businesses has brought us a substantial number of new clients over the years. The neighbor-to-neighbor marketing opportunities available to resident firms are awesome!” - Steven Rosenbaum, owner
Adventures in Advertising / Corporate Specialties is a full service advertising specialties company offering a wide range of promotional items for your company. It creatively utilizes products imprinted with the client's name, logo or product name for company outings, sports tournaments, trade shows, business gifts and corporate recognition programs. The firm works closely with clients to effectively promote sales, motivate individuals, and recognize the achievements of specific goals.
“Cummings Center has been a marvelous location for the success of our business. The professional environment and personalized attention from the staff have made it a great place to work and build clientele.” - Dr. Meng-Chieh Lee, D.D.S.
Dr. Meng-Chieh Lee and his team offer exceptional dental care at Beverly Restorative and Implant Dentistry Center at Cummings Center. Services range from preventative dental hygiene and routine checkups to restorative treatment including crowns, bridges, porcelain veneers, dental implants, and removable dentures. Dr. Lee is a prosthodontist with extensive specialty training in restorative and cosmetic dentistry.
“What attracted me to Cummings Center was the full-service lease, which included custom design and construction. As a single woman starting my first business, I really appreciated how much Cummings did for me. In addition, there is ample parking and convenient access to several North Shore towns and communities. During the past ten years, I have found Cummings Center to be a very family friendly atmosphere for all my customers.” - Liza Indiciani, Owner
With more than 18 years of dance education experience and a staff of 12 faculty members, Liza Indiciani Studio of Dance offers a wide range of recreational and competitive classes including preschool, ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, lyric, contemporary, and even boys-only classes. The popular dance school boasts four state-of-the-art studios and a dancewear boutique.
“Our Pondside location at Cummings Center allows our clients easy access with plenty of parking. We are proud to be part of the meticulously maintained campus. Cummings Properties' on-site management is dedicated and responsive in every situation.”
- Christine Sweetser, owner
Gainsboro Studio is a professional photography studio that has been servicing the North Shore for more than 80 years. Whether you are looking for yearbook formal pictures, wedding day memories, or a special event, Gainsboro can help you capture your special day.
“We are so excited to join the Cummings Center community and expand our business. As a client, we are able to market our services to the nearly 550 businesses located on campus. The dedicated on-site management and many other amenities make Cummings Center a great fit for our business.” - Dino Simou, owner
Metro Cleaners is a family owned dry cleaning business that has been servicing the North Shore with excellence and dedication since 1979. Services include laundered shirt service, dry cleaning, alterations and tailoring. Metro Cleaners' reliability and consistency have made it a Peabody landmark and will surely continue in the new location at Cummings Center in Beverly.
“The ideal location and excellent management of Cummings Center have made it easier for NorthShore Kitchens Plus to thrive. Our experience here has been very positive and we look forward to more future success at Cummings.” - Ken Dempsey, President/Owner
NorthShore Kitchens Plus can design and manage all your custom projects. With more than 35 years in the home building and renovation business, the firm creates state-of-the-art kitchens, bathrooms, entertainment centers, built-ins, computer stations, and more. NorthShore Kitchens Plus works with the finest cabinet craftsmen, countertop fabricators, and appliance and fixture manufacturers to turn a client's vision into reality. The firm's designs have been featured in many national publications and on HGTV, and was recently nominated for the Best of the North Shore 2013.
“Our mission is to be an accessible resource for area businesses so finding a highly-visible, central location was critical when we were considering office space. Cummings Center provided us with a first-class office in a vibrant and convenient location. With a dedicated on-site staff, Cummings Center has proven to be an ideal location contributing to the Chamber's success in growing and serving its membership.” - John Somes, Executive Director
The Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce is an advocate for more than 400 area businesses. Its mission is to support and enhance the business community by providing an environment that cultivates business-to-business relationships and educational programs benefiting its members and to play a leading, visible role in the community with a strong voice on business issues which affect its members.
“Cummings Center has proven to be nothing but delightful to work with. Its property management staff is very responsive and it is satisfying to know they truly care about our success.”
“We just celebrated our tenth year of business at Cummings Center, and could not have selected a better location. There is plenty of parking for our patrons, the campus is extremely well maintained, and we truly enjoy being a part of the Cummings Center business community.” - Francisco Lepe, General Manager
A family-owned restaurant offering a fun and relaxed dining experience built on friendly service, freshly prepared authentic Mexican dishes and enjoyable atmosphere. We also feature a great function facility for birthday parties, baby/wedding showers, bar mitzvahs, business meetings, and more! At Acapulcos you are treated as part of our family.
“From the very first visit to 50 Dunham Road, we knew we wanted to relocate to this beautiful location. Our experience working closely with all Cummings Properties employees has been nothing but stellar. Cummings Properties has been very accommodating to all our needs, from leasing and account management to maintenance and construction. We appreciate the pride Cummings Properties takes in its newest property here at Dunham Road and are excited and pleased to be at our new location.” - William (Bill) F. Walsh, President
Kenerson Associates, Inc. is a Beverly, MA-based manufacturer representative firm with expertise in the janitorial and food service markets. The firm facilitates collaboration among manufacturers, distributors, and major end-users, allowing its partners to grow their businesses, protect their interests, and manage supply chain costs.
“Cummings Center houses a thriving community of health care providers that includes surgical facilities, specialty medical practices, laboratories, and physical therapy services. Access for my patients is excellent, the building is kept meticulously clean, and Cummings does a tremendous job of continuously improving the property. Locating my practice here has proven to be a great decision!” - S. Charles Khani, M.D., Ph.D.
Retina Care Institute is an ophthalmology practice that specializes in medical and surgical treatment of retinal disorders, including routine and complex forms of retinal detachments, diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration. Leading the practice is Dr. S. Charles Khani, a board certified ophthalmologist and member of the American Society of Retina Specialists. In addition to treating patients at Cummings Center, Dr. Khani conducts molecular research on devising new therapies for retinal degeneration.
“Cummings Properties accommodated our needs from the very beginning, creating a custom buildout for us when we established our practice in 1987. The staff has always been responsive, and consistently makes us feel valued.” - Bob Montgomery, LICSW, CADAC and Kathleen Montgomery, LICSW, CAC
Montgomery Associates, an adult outpatient private practice counseling service led by 30-year Winchester residents Bob and Kathleen Montgomery, offers mental health and substance abuse counseling, interventions, employee assistance consulting, and executive coaching. Seasoned professionals, Bob and Kathleen are committed to providing quality care and continuity of service to their clients and the community.
“As a startup company, we didn't want to be in a sterile office environment. Cummings Properties provided us with the perfect mix of office and warehouse space, which was exactly what we needed to create an atmosphere where our business could grow.”
- Roger Smith, President, Source Audio, LLC
Source Audio, LLC was founded nearly a decade ago by Winchester resident Roger Smith and his business partners to design, manufacture, and market a variety of guitar and bass effects pedals for the music instrument industry. Today, with a client list ranging from home hobbyists to legendary rock band Aerosmith, Source Audio is widely acclaimed for bringing innovation to the audio effects market.
“Cummings Properties took the time to discuss our goals and commercial real estate needs, both short- and long-term, before we even signed a lease. The staff's consistent helpfulness and patience exceed my expectations.” - Lou Sirignano, director of operations, ComForcare
ComForcare Senior Care, a certified homecare company led by 16-year Winchester resident Lou Sirignano, offers a wide range of geriatric home care services including homemaking assistance, companionship, and personal care. Committed to helping seniors maintain their independence safely and comfortably, ComForcare provides the highest level of care for its clients.
“The community at Tower Office Park is wonderful. I am surrounded by a network of supportive people, including Cummings Properties' staff, and the building is fantastic. My patients often comment on the welcoming and professional atmosphere of my office.” - Susan Barbaro, owner and licensed acupuncturist, Barbaro Acupuncture
Barbaro Acupuncture, led by longtime Winchester resident Susan Barbaro, offers alternative healing methods including acupuncture, Reiki, and Tui Na massage. Committed to supporting western diagnoses and treatments through holistic practices, Susan assesses and cares for those suffering from a variety of conditions, such as chronic pain, depression, anxiety, and fertility issues.
“We needed an energetic office location that would attract younger professionals without the commuting and parking hassles of Boston. TradeCenter 128 provides first-class office space within an amenity-laden building, as well as a quick no-traffic commute from Boston and Winchester.” - Matt Burns, Contaminated Land Product Line Leader, WSP USA Corp.
Fifteen-year Winchester resident Matt Burns is the national Contaminated Land Product Line Leader for WSP USA Corp. One of the world's top engineering and design consulting firms, WSP USA Corp. is committed to transforming the built environment and restoring the natural environment. It offers a variety of services, from designing "green" skyscrapers to expediting chemical spill cleanup by examining the DNA of microbes.
“Over the past seven years, we have expanded five times. Cummings Properties has provided modifications to our suite quickly each time, allowing us to maintain our business without losing momentum. That is truly a unique ability.” - Barry Star, founder and managing director, Wall Street Horizon
Wall Street Horizon, led by 18-year Winchester resident Barry Star, is an accurate and trusted source of earnings calendar, dividend calendar, and forward-looking corporate events data for institutional traders in the stock market. Focused on providing accurate, timely coverage, Wall Street Horizon delivers a high level of trading support to the investment industry.
“We are so excited to celebrate the 15th anniversary of our Cummings Center location this year! The active community of nearly 550 businesses, dedicated on-site management, and abundant marketing opportunities all make Cummings Center a perfect location for our center to grow and flourish.” - Lisa LaPusata, Director
“Cummings Center provides our company with a unique opportunity. By locating in one of the largest life sciences communities north of Boston, we are able to not only advertise to our target market, but also network with peers in our industry.”
- Olaf Stelling, owner
“We have been with Cummings Properties since 1991, and needed a new space to accommodate our growth. As always, Cummings Properties responded to our needs. It did everything we asked for; the suite is beautiful and has a layout that makes our business more efficient.” - Pat Briand, Waddell & Reed
“Deltek is a dynamic company, and Cummings Properties' expansion space guarantee gives us the flexibility to increase office space as the organization continues to grow. From a commuting perspective, TradeCenter 128 is convenient for employees. And, on the technology side, it is part of a growing and vibrant technology community.” - Patrick Smith, Vice President of Corporate Marketing & Communications
“When the opportunity arose to open a restaurant in the middle of the North Shore's most prestigious office park, I signed on immediately. Cummings Center's exceptional on-site staff, extensive marketing opportunties and bustling business community of more than 4,000 people have helped make my dream a success.” - Anthony Prizio, Owner
“When I started my practice in 1988, I chose West Cummings Park for its prime location, which is also close to my childhood home. Having an office on Washington Street with two major highways nearby is a real advantage.” - Nano Geraniotis, DMD, PC
“Although we've expanded many times over the past 30 years, we've always stayed with Cummings Properties. The people are terrific—from the maintenance staff on up to senior management—and the facilities are top-notch.” - Gerald A. Gerson, Managing Partner
“Cummings Properties' ability to accommodate our growth and deliver customized space has allowed us to focus on our firm and clients and compete for greater market share.” - Judy A. Field, Esq.
“Cummings Properties supported me back in 1982 when I decided to open a day school in an office park setting - a rarity in those days. It's been easy to stay with Cummings for more than 32 years. The buildings are well maintained and among the safest around, and the staff has always been tremendous.”
- Sue Ellen Holland, Director
“The location of and patient accessibility to our office at Cummings Center has been one of the keys to the success of our practice. The continued growth of services and amenities has been a confirmation of our decision to bring our practice here almost ten years ago.” - Daniel McCullough, MD
“The patients love that my office is easy to get to, located so close to both Route 128 and I-93. And, once they arrive, they really appreciate the ample free parking. I also enjoy sharing the building with so many other doctors and medical service providers. It's a nice community and, through Cummings Properties' networking events, I have met great physicians to whom I can refer my patients.” - Wynne Huang, MD
“The Medical Center at Cummings Center provides a convenient and collegial setting for referrals among the numerous practitioners. The close proximity to hospital facilities is also a plus.” - Susan M. DeLuca, MD and Marcie Sidman, MD
“Since I moved into West Cummings Park in 1985, Cummings Properties has been nothing but good to me. Of all the property management companies I've dealt with throughout my career, the Cummings people are the best. Together, Cummings Properties and I have put a lot into this space. It feels like home.” - Mel Casa, Owner
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