John F. Dolan III Named President of Commercial Brokers Association
John F. Dolan III, a Senior Vice President at McCall & Almy in Boston, recently was sworn in as the 2018 president of the Commercial Brokers Association, which represents more than 400 members in the commercial real estate brokerage community throughout Massachusetts.
Dolan has worked at McCall & Almy since 2012, advising and representing office and industrial tenants locally, nationally and beyond. He previously was an Assistant Vice President at Meredith & Grew (now Colliers International) in Boston from 2007 to 2012. Prior to joining Meredith & Grew, he worked for several years in various media and brand management positions, including as a radio producer in Boston and New Business Development Manager at Cramer.
With a very early interest in broadcasting, at age 12 Dolan became a news reporter for WBZ Radio’s Peabody Award-winning “Kid Company” program. Among his notable experiences was traveling to the 1992 Democratic National Convention where he interviewed such well-known attendees as Hillary Clinton, Dr. Ruth Westheimer and then-New York City Mayor David Dinkins. He continued his broadcasting pursuits while a student at Scituate High School as a sports reporter at South Shore radio station WATD.
Dolan has retained his connection to broadcasting, serving for many years as a public address announcer at Madison Square Garden for the Knicks, at TD Garden for the Boston Bruins, Hockey East and Beanpot, and at Gillette Stadium for both the Patriots and Revolution.
Dolan earned both his Bachelor of Arts and Master of Business Administration degrees from Providence College. In addition to his role as President of the Commercial Brokers Association, he is a member of the board of directors of the Francis Ouimet Scholarship Fund, which provides need-based college scholarship aid to students who have demonstrated a strong work ethic by having completed at least two years of service to golf.
About the Commercial Brokers Association
Founded in 1991, the Commercial Brokers Association represents over 400 members in the commercial brokerage community throughout Massachusetts. CBA is deeply committed to providing relevant educational programs, promoting professionalism and cooperation, and creating an atmosphere where knowledge and ideas are easily exchanged.