Garrett S. Shames
Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel
Garrett S. Shames is the Chief Operating Officer of Glowacki Management Company overseeing the day-to-day operations and strategic planning of Glowacki Management Company. Mr. Shames has extensive knowledge and a track record of success in both real estate and operations management. Prior to his career with Glowacki Management Company, Mr. Shames worked for Cintas Corporation in various management and sales capacities starting as a management trainee and ultimately serving as the facility service branch manager and general counsel of the York, Pennsylvania operation.
Prior to joining Cintas Corporation, Mr. Shames served as a commercial real estate attorney for Niles, Barton & Wilmer, LLP. His areas of practice included commercial leasing, commercial real estate, land use & zoning, and landlord/tenant. He earned his law degree from the University of Baltimore Law School in 2007 and graduated with honors. Mr. Shames obtained his undergraduate degree from Towson University magna cum laude with a BS in business management.
Mr. Shames currently serves on the board of directors for the Bayfront East Side Taskforce (BEST), a nonprofit organization whose vision is to improve the quality of life in the East Bayfront Neighborhood. He is also a member of the American Bar Association Real Property Section, Maryland State Bar Association, the Baltimore County Bar Association, currently serves as Treasurer for the Our Lady of Peace School Athletic Board and member of the Saint Mary's Home of Erie board. Mr. Shames is a licensed Pennsylvania real estate broker, Pennsylvania real estate salesperson and formerly served as President on the Greater Erie Board of Realtors (GEBOR).