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BPG Featured in GrowthSpotter: New Marriott-branded W Hotel and concert venue coming to Epic Universe

January 30, 2023 6:21 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By Laura Kinsler   “National hotel developer Buccini/Pollin Group will bring the luxury lifestyle W Hotel brand to Orlando with plans for a 22-story hotel tower next door to Epic Universe. BPG owns and operates about 80 hotels in 20 states and has separate divisions operating in office, sports, retail and multifamily sectors. Co-President Dave Pollin told GrowthSpotter this will be the company’s first project in Orlando, and they couldn’t be more excited to bring...


BPG|360 Receives Fitwel Certification for Three Properties in Wilmington, DE

January 18, 2023 8:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

BPG|360, the commercial property management division of the Buccini/Pollin Group, is proud to announce that it has achieved Fitwel® Certification for the Brandywine, Nemours, and WSFS buildings in downtown Wilmington, Delaware. Fitwel is the world’s leading certification system for buildings and communities that optimize projects to support health. Administered by the Center for Active Design (CFAD), Fitwel assesses projects across 12 categories that improve occupant health and productivity. The Brandywine, Nemours, and WSFS buildings all received scores...


Congratulations to Dawn Honey, BPG December Associate of the Month

January 17, 2023 6:21 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Congratulations to The Buccini/Pollin Group’s December Associate of the month, Dawn Honey! As a ResideBPG Property Manager, Dawn has been a great asset to the Residential team. Dawn has been a rockstar at leasing Crosby Hill. Her unparalleled leasing skills allowed her to navigate the curveballs during Crosby Hill lease-up. Not only does she always have a smile on her face, her positivity creates a welcoming environment for residents as well. Dawn encompasses all of...


Congratulations to Jose Rivera, 2022 Neal Goldberg Award Recipient

January 9, 2023 9:58 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Sixteen years ago, The Buccini/Pollin Group implemented the Neal Goldberg Spirit Award in memory of our late friend and coworker, Neal Goldberg. Neal was a good friend to many and remained committed to the company despite many challenges he faced with regards to his illness. Neal always showed a fun-loving spirit and was ready to assist anyone. Neal never complained nor did he let it affect his love and zest for life. Neal demonstrated a resilience...


BPG Featured in Hospitality Design: The 41 Best Hotel Openings of 2022

January 3, 2023 8:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By Alia Akkam + Alissa Ponchione, Hospitality Design “The Quoin, Wilmington, Delaware A transformation of a 19th-century bank building, the charming 24-room Quoin from hospitality company Method Co. calls upon its history with eclectic interiors that layer in Shaker-inspired furniture and an earthy color palette reminiscent of the Victorian era. Crowning the hotel is the rooftop bar—the first in the city—which offers sweeping views of Wilmington’s Old Town Hall. Architecture and Design Firms: Stokes Architecture &...


Field Notes w/ Rob & Chris, Ep. 5 Part III | Past, Present & Future of Wilmington’s Restaurant Scene

December 22, 2022 5:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Ep. 5, Part III filmed at Wilma’s in Wilmington, DE brothers Rob and Chris Buccini sit down with Executive Chef Tyler Akin of Le Cavalier and BPG’s very own Culinary Director James Sparks of Wilma’s and Makers Alley to discuss the future of Wilmington’s restaurant scene. Akin and Sparks are making their mark on Wilmington dining and helping to shape the restaurant scene through their passion for food, expertise in hospitality, and dedication to our...


Field Notes w/ Rob & Chris, Ep. 5 Part II | Past, Present & Future of Wilmington’s Restaurant Scene

December 14, 2022 5:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Ep. 5, Part II filmed at Wilma’s in Wilmington, DE brothers Rob and Chris Buccini sit down with chef Antimo DiMeo and restaurateur Scot Stein of Bardea Food & Drink and Bardea Steak to discuss Wilmington’s current restaurant scene. James Beard nominated, DiMeo and Stein have put Wilmington dining on the map and helped shape the restaurant scene through their passion for food, expertise in hospitality, and dedication to our community. Watch the full episode...


BPG Featured in BISNOW: A Model For The Nation? A Transformative Pittsburgh Development Addresses Historic Social Ills

December 13, 2022 7:02 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By Julia Troy, BISNOW Studio B Editor “As commercial real estate continues to work toward becoming a more diverse and equitable industry, The Buccini/Pollin Group is delivering a new model for inclusion and community reinvestment in Pittsburgh’s historic Hill District. Across the nation, communities are still grappling with the history of redlining, a practice that began in the 1930s when the federal government and mortgage industry used color-coded maps to racially segregate American neighborhoods and schools. Federal highway projects, forced...


Field Notes with Rob & Chris, Ep. 5 Part I | Past, Present & Future of Wilmington’s Restaurant Scene

December 8, 2022 5:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Ep. 5 filmed at Wilma’s in Wilmington, DE brothers Rob and Chris Buccini sit down with Chef Bryan Sikora, owner of La Fia Bistro and restaurateur Joe Van Horn, owner of gastro-pub Chelsea Tavern to discuss the founding years of Wilmington’s restaurant scene. Sikora and Van Horn were pioneers of Wilmington dining and helped shape the restaurant scene through their passion for food, expertise in hospitality, and dedication to our community. Watch the full episode...


Congratulations Clare Catka, November Associate of the Month!

December 5, 2022 4:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Please join us in congratulating Clare Catka, BPGS Construction Project Account, as our November Associate of the Month! Clare is one of the hardest working people I have had the pleasure to work alongside with. She is always there to help when needed and never fails to keep up with projects and their expenses. She is great co-worker and is always looking for ways to better our system internally. Outside of working, Clare is actively...