Philadelphia, PA – FirstService Residential, the leading property management company in Pennsylvania, announces Gina Donovan has been promoted to Regional Director, High Rise Division. In this role, her focus will be to provide leadership and operational oversight to FirstService Residential associates and high rise communities in Philadelphia.

Donovan has been with FirstService Residential for over a decade holding several management positions. She has extensive experience in condominium association management overseeing several multi-million dollar capital improvement projects including facade restoration, roof and drainage replacement. She has also successfully navigated difficult challenges particularly when a fire tragically destroyed eight homes in a community she managed. She provided professional guidance for the $1.5 million restoration efforts as well as emotional support and assistance to the affected residents. She is a member of the Community Associations Institute and pursuing her Professional Community Association Manager accreditation.

“Gina’s vast experience and focused commitment to delivering on our promise of providing clients with exceptional customer service is second to none,” said Arthur Bartikofsky, Senior Vice President, High Rise Division.  “We are confident she will continue to promote the FirstService Residential customer service focused culture and continue to instill this core value to her entire team.”

“My journey began twenty years ago, and I am looking forward to my next chapter as Regional Director,” said Gina Donovan. “These are very exciting times at FirstService Residential, and I am blessed to work with wonderful people; I will continue to draw on my experience to serve vibrant communities in Philadelphia.” 
About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential, previously known in Pennsylvania as Wentworth Property Management, is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, one of the largest markets in the world.  As a leading property management company in North America, FirstService Residential oversees more than 6,500 residential and commercial associations including 1.5 million residential units and over 50 million square feet of commercial space across 21 U.S. states and three provinces in Canada. The company has more than 12,000 employees driving local market expertise and manages in excess of $6 billion in annual budgets. For more information, visit
Jan 13, 2014