John P. Drew is the president of the Drew Company, an innovative, Boston-based real estate management and development company. The Drew Company has developed several major projects in Boston including Waterside Place, The Seaport Hotel and the Seaport World Trade Center Complex.
He is also the president and CEO of Trade Center Management Associates (TCMA), which manages, leases and operates the 3.1 million square foot Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center (RRB/ITC) in Washington D.C. As director of the Dublin World Trade Center, Mr. Drew represents the Trade Center as a member of the World Trade Centers Association, whose mission is to link people and businesses around the world that share a common vision for peace through international trade and prosperity. In managing the International Trade Center in Washington, DC, Mr. Drew is guiding a unique public/private partnership with the U.S. Government to promote and facilitate trade in the United States.
In addition to his many roles, he is also active in the business community, currently serving as a Board Member for the Trust for the National Mall, Trustee for the Federal City Council and on past boards for various organizations in cities in which he does business. Mr. Drew is also a Board Member for Destination DC, the lead destination marketing organization for the nation’s capital. Mr. Drew received his Bachelor of Science degree from Boston
College and Master’s Degree in Business Studies from the University of Dublin/Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, Dublin, Ireland. Prior to working for the Drew Company, Mr. Drew was employed by Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. in their Dublin and Boston offices in the Investment Services Division.