BOSTON, MA – May 2, 2019  – Barkan Management Company, an industry-leader in residential property management with 174 properties under management in seven states, is pleased to announce that Russell Johnson, CPM, has joined the company as Chief Administrative Officer.

Johnson brings more than 25 years of professional management experience to Barkan. Most recently, he was Vice President and Regional Director at Norwood-based HallKeen Management, where he oversaw a portfolio of 45 apartment communities throughout New England, New York, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, and Florida.

“I am very excited to be working with Barkan Management Company,” Russell said, “and look forward to bringing my consistent leadership and supportive mentoring style to an outstanding and dedicated group of professionals.”

William DiSchino, President and CEO of Barkan Management Company said, “I’m thrilled to add Russ to our team, as we grow in numbers and continue to expand our portfolio throughout the New England and the DC Region.”

About the Barkan Companies
Headquartered in Boston, the Barkan Companies are a privately owned, diversified group of real estate businesses with a solid record of success. Since 1964, Barkan has established itself as an industry leader in the residential real estate sector. With more than 750 employees and 174 properties (27,000+ units) under management in seven states, Barkan consistently provides outstanding client service with an uncompromising focus on quality and integrity. Encompassing five related real estate service businesses, including property management and accounting, renovation, development and affordable housing compliance, Barkan has the proven abilities and expertise in a single organization to satisfy the most demanding requirements.