Ford Gurall is the founder and Managing Principal at GRE. He is responsible for owner's representation that encompasses management of project design, planning, construction cost analysis, contract negotiation, development, and re-positioning of life science, hospitality, mixed-use, and commercial office real estate assets. Mr. Gurall has been retained by Fortune 500 companies as a third-party executive to assemble build-to-suit developments, mitigate underperforming project teams, and help outsource corporate real estate activities.
Tony has developed and managed large commercial, institutional, and multifamily residential projects. Project roles have included: Design Engineer, Survey Crew Chef, Estimator, Director of Construction and Design. Tony has developed projects from Pro forma Analysis, Property Acquisition, Site Approvals, Construction, and Property Management. After collage Tony started as a design engineer for two engineering firms designing Condominium and Commercial Sites throughout Connecticut. In 1985 Tony switch his focus from Engineering to Construction Management. Tony’s work includes projects in Connecticut, New York and New Jersey. Prior to joining GRE Tony served as Director of Construction for Mack-Cali and R.D. Scinto and Vice President of Construction for Ginsburg Development and Marcus Partners.
Loretta Howley is a seasoned construction professional whose expertise is in the areas of accounting and project management. At GRE Ms. Howley is responsible for job costing, budget assembly, overall billing and forging relationships across the board. Loretta, a United States veteran, transitioned into the private sector working for General Electric and DuPont. In the construction industry she served both as a Sr. Contract Administrator and Controller before joining GRE. Loretta also loves puzzles, hence her love for this industry as there is no better place than the front lines to build relationships and watch the puzzle of construction projects come to life.
Karl Wright is an Assistant Project Manager with a propensity to problem solve. He has experience in commercial tenant fit-ups, interior renovations, and ground up construction is backed up by successful project outcomes. Karl carries a proven track record to ensure compliance and enables clients to make informed decisions through data driven processes. At GRE Karl is primarily responsible for managing procurement RFPs, field installations and client relationships important for on time project deliveries.