Team

DAVID WAXMAN

Founder/Managing Partner

David is the Founder and Managing Partner at MMPartners, a vertically integrated commercial real estate development company having raised over $45M of capital and has invested in over $90M of real estate assets in the Philadelphia CBD market. David is responsible for fundraising, directing acquisitions and financing and leading the strategic direction of the team.

David is a former University Merit Scholar at Boston University, from which he graduated with a B.A. in Urban Studies and Public Policy. David has also successfully completed New York University’s Real Estate Finance and Investment graduate level coursework. Previously, he worked at Switzenbaum & Associates and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.  David is an active member of ULI.

AARON SMITH

Founder/Partner

Aaron is a Partner and Founding Member of MMPartners, responsible for construction management for both residential and commercial ground­up development and fit­out rehabilitation assets. Prior to MMPartners inception, Aaron was part of Switzenbaum & Associates, where he provided consultation for real estate development and management specializing in garden style multifamily and hospitality assets.

Additionally, Aaron serves as the CEO of MMP Homes, a subsidiary of MMPartners, solely specializing in residential ground­up development and rehabilitation homes. Aaron graduated from Muhlenberg College with a B.A. in Political Science and has retained his general contractor’s license since 2015.

JOE ZIMATORE

Vice President,

Finance & Asset Management

Joe is a Vice President at MMPartners, responsible for acquisitions and dispositions, asset management, financing, fund raising support and coordination. Prior to joining MMPartners, Joe was part of Ernst & Young’s Transaction Real Estate group, where he provided consultation services for valuation (both domestic and international), due diligence, corporate real estate and development advisory. Joe also worked in the valuations group for the Lubert­Adler Real Estate Funds and in the portfolio management group for Brixmor Property Group, a Blackstone Company subsidiary. Joe graduated from Boston University’s Questrom School of Business with a B.S. in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Entrepreneurship.

JILL KERRIGAN

Director of Property Operations

Jill is the Director of Property Operations at MMPartners, responsible for property management and leasing. Prior to joining MMPartners, Jill was a Regional Property Manager for Equinox Management and Construction. Jill was instrumental in growing Equinox’s portfolio from seven (7) properties to 84 properties. Jill graduated from the University of Delaware with a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.

DAVID GLASSNER

Property Manager

David is a Property Manager at MMPartners, responsible for project oversight, property management and leasing. Prior to joining MMPartners, David was part of P.A.R.C., or Passyunk Avenue Revitalization Corporation, where he managed and engineered the development of the East Passyunk commercial corridor. During his tenure at P.A.R.C. he oversaw the development and management of 5 of the top ten Philadelphia restaurants, as well as over 40 apartments. David graduated from George Washington University with a B.S. in Urban Development.

STU GOODMAN

General Counsel

Stu serves as General Counsel at MMPartners, responsible for representing MMPartners in complex transactional matters including the acquisitions, disposition and leasing of commercial, retail, multifamily and industrial real estate, general corporate matters, loan and other financing transactions. In addition to serving as MMPartners’ General Counsel, Stu is the Founder and Managing Member of Capstone Law LLC, headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. Prior to Capstone, Goodman worked as an attorney at Dilworth Paxson LLP and as Corporate Counsel for Resource Real Estate Inc. Stu graduated from Fordham University Law School

JOHN RAIDY

Construction Consultant

John serves as a Construction Consultant for MMPartners, responsible for corroborating fiscal schedules and responsibilities, reviewing maintenances of project construction schedules and assessing responsibilities between Client/Contractor and Subcontractor/Contractor for comprehensive development projects. Prior to serving as MMPartners’ Construction Consultant, John worked as project manager for several development companies and has over 50 years of construction and project management experience. John graduated from Temple University with a B.A. in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. John has also participated in Temple University’s School of Continuing Education with specific coursework in, Construction Methods and Materials, Construction Organization and Supervision, and Construction Management.

DAN MICHELSON

Project Manager

Prior to joining MMPartners, Dan worked for the Galman Group, where he repositioned a portfolio of over two-hundred apartment units in Roxborough, Philadelphia – later overseeing the CapEx projects for Galman’s properties in Delaware. Dan also served as project manager for Associated Specialty Contracting, a union demolition, carpentry and general contractor, supervising the carpentry division and managing general contracting and remediation service contracts with the City of Philadelphia. Dan graduated from Temple University’s College of Engineering, with a B.S. in Civil and Construction Engineering Technology and holds various environmental and OSHA certifications.

Liz Jones

Leasing and Administrative Assistant

Prior to joining MM Partners, Liz worked as a property manager for Ginark Investments, solely responsible for managing 93 properties.  Before jumping into real estate, Liz was a job developer at JEVS Human Services for five years.  Liz received her associates degree in business management at AIU.  In the near future Liz plans on obtaining her rental license.  

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