Event Notices

An Evening with Yanni Tsipis – Fort Point Channel Adapting to Sea Level Rise

Date: June 14, 2012
Time: 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Location: 125 Summer Street, 17th floor

On June 14th, Yanni Tsipis of Colliers International will join us to describe their new developments in the Fort Point Channel area and their adaptions to sea level rise. Learn more about Boston’s waterfront renaissance and about career paths and opportunities in commercial real estate.

Join The Boston Harbor Association‘s Emerging Professionals Committee for an exciting professional development series featuring leaders who are shaping Boston’s waterfront. Equity Office is graciously providing our meeting space and pizza and drinks for participants.

Yanni is a Senior Vice President and Partner in the development group at Colliers International, a major commercial real estate firm, where he specializes in the permitting and development of large-scale urban projects in Boston, including hotel, office, multifamily, and institutional product types. Yanni is active in a number of civic activities in Boston and is a member of the Boston Landmarks Commission and Fort Point Channel Landmark District Commission.

A Boston native and resident, Yanni holds bachelor’s degrees in Urban Studies and Planning and Civil Engineering from MIT and a master’s degree in Civil Engineering from MIT. He is the author of four books about the history of Boston’s transportation infrastructure.