A responsive management team with decades of experience
J.B. Brown & Sons’ strengths lie in the experienced ensemble of professionals operating the company. Vin Veroneau, President and CEO, leads a team of esteemed employees with a vast background in commercial real estate. Joe Kane, Controller, oversees all financial aspects of the company. Trish Weimer, Vice President of Operations, ably oversees capital improvements, tenant improvements and is responsible for running our property management functions. Willow Williams, Property Manager, has been with us for over 30 years and manages our commercial properties.
Vincent P. Veroneau – President and CEO
Vin joined J.B. Brown as President in January 2005. He has been involved in commercial real estate development, asset management, and marketing since 1987. Prior to his association with the Company, he was a partner at North Atlantic Commercial Brokers in Portland, Maine, and a commercial leasing manager with Northland Development Corporation. He holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of San Francisco, an M.B.A from the University of Southern Maine, and a J.D. from the University of Maine School of Law. In addition, he has taken several real estate courses in the Community Planning & Development graduate program at the Muskie School of Public Policy. He currently serves as a Director of both Bangor Savings Bank and DBH Management, Inc.
Patricia Weimer McLellan – Vice President of Operations
Trish joined J.B. Brown as Vice President of Operations in December 2005. She provides an organizational component to the management of J.B. Brown & Sons properties and oversees capital and tenant improvements. Ms Weimer has worked in the property and asset management field since 1985 and holds the Real Property Administrator (RPA) designation from BOMA. Trish has managed the property and leasing operations for many new and rehab properties in New England and the Mid-West including: office buildings, retail centers, parking facilities and mixed-use complexes. She has worked directly for landlords as well as for institutional owners as a third party manager. She has been an instructor of RPA courses for BOMA and written articles for real estate industry magazines. Ms Weimer received her B.A. degree from Vermont College.
Joe Kane – Controller
Joe joined J.B. Brown & Sons as Controller in July 2014. Prior to his association with the Company, he was an Audit Senior at Baker Newman & Noyes, CPA’s. Joe is a State of Maine Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Maine Society of CPA’s and the AICPA. He holds a B.S. in Accounting and an MBA from Husson University. At Husson he was the Valedictorian of his class as well as a four year member of the basketball team. Joe is primarily responsible for the financial operations of the company.
Willow Williams – RPA, Property Manager
Willow joined J.B. Brown in 1978, and has held several positions with in the company. She is currently working as a property manager, maintaining residential and commercial properties. She holds both the Real Property Administrator (RPA) from BOMI Institute in Chicago, and a State of Maine real estate license.