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Vision & Values


Vision & Values

Positive impact promotes positive change

At Lupoli Companies we have a clear vision of what we stand for. We strive to create jobs that make a difference in people’s lives and give them an opportunity to succeed. We believe it is our responsibility to positively impact our customers and our communities. By applying our core values to all aspects of our business culture, we attain our goals with a high level of integrity. To drive this vision, we focus on continuous improvement, partnership and service.



We are committed to the advancement of economic vitality in the communities in which we operate and to continue to invest in their growth and development, with focus on sustainable initiatives.


We promote an entrepreneurial culture and apply innovative thinking and creativity to generate new and exciting concepts.


Our responsibility extends to our employees, customers and to our communities as an integral part of our business strategy.


We make every effort to find positive ways to contribute to the broader community by improving the lives of people around us with compassion, empathy and respect.


community involvement

community involvement

Salvatore Lupoli, CEO and Founder, Lupoli Companies

As a social impact entrepreneur, Sal’s personal commitment to community engagement and corporate social responsibility is unparalleled. Sal’s approach to activism and involvement is defined by an optimistic determination to cause change that positively impacts the economic and social landscape in the community at large. His desire to contribute to the economic progress in the region is emphasized by the success Sal has shared with a number of local organizations and programs.


Civic Responsibility

Sal is a leader who strengthens his company with a reputation of uncompromising integrity and ethical leadership. Sal has helped establish and support a number of local public/private initiatives throughout the region including:


Member Of The Economic Development Planning Council: As a member of the Governor’s Planning Council, Sal offers his expertise as a private sector corporate leader in the planning and implementation of a wide range of economic development priorities and programs in Massachusetts. Position appointed by Governor Baker.

State Advisory Council For The Department Of Unemployment Assistance: Serving as a member on the advisory council allows Sal the opportunity to impact individuals who are in need of temporary assistance through establishing and improving upon various unemployment programs and services. Position appointed by Governor Baker.

Co-founder And Vice Chair Of The Lawrence Partnership: Sal’s efforts to expand upon and invigorate local businesses in the City of Lawrence have led to a collaborative approach to identifying and implementing projects of transformational change.

Chairman Of The Merrimack Valley Chamber Of   Commerce: Sal’s commitment to economic development in the Merrimack Valley underscores his support of small business growth through innovative initiatives and collaboration. The Merrimack Valley Chamber is one of the largest chambers in MA serving a B2B network of more than 1,000 member businesses. 

Vice Chair Of School Committee, Chelmsford, MA: Sal is an ardent advocate for families and youth in his community and as Vice Chair he is able to support the mission and goals that impact the educational quality in Chelmsford.

Since 2003, Sal has impacted and transformed one of the most economically challenged cities in Massachusetts. His efforts have generated sustainable businesses and job growth while investing $250 million on acquisitions and renovations within a 46-acre mill complex in Lawrence. Today, Riverwalk represents more than one-third of the City’s business tax base with approximately 5,000 people, 200 companies and 250 loft style residential units.

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Lupoli Family Foundation

Lupoli Family Foundation


Sal Lupoli is driven by a desire to enrich the lives of others through his commitment as a social impact entrepreneur and his philanthropic undertakings that promote the people and places that surround him. With insightfulness and motivation, founded on deep family values, Sal has made a difference in the communities he serves professionally and personally. Sal has substantially strengthened, stimulated and uniquely contributed to the region through his extensive philanthropic efforts.

The Lupoli Family Foundation was founded to contribute resources to non-profit organizations and programs that focus on making a significant difference for those in need. The foundation has provided charitable contributions in excess of one million dollars to a number of organizations including:




  • Lawrence General Hospital's Pediatric Center

  • Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC)

  • Merrimack Valley YMCA

  • Home Health VNA

  • Northern Essex Community College

  • Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley

  • Lawrence Partnership

  • Merrimack Valley Economic Development

  • Housing Families

  • Groundwork Lawrence

  • Lowell Catholic

  • HealthQuarters

  • Greater Lawrence Family Health Center

  • Lazarus House Ministries, Inc

Sal’s commitment to giving back extends beyond the boardroom and onto the playing field as a mentor and coach in youth sports. Since 2005, Sal has led the Chelmsford Lions to victory as both the high school defensive line coach and the Pop Warner football coach. His ability to balance numerous business ventures across different industries has given him the tools necessary to teach his teams discipline and hard work on the field. 

Sal’s innovative vision and unconventional thinking helps young entrepreneurs succeed. Sal is the visionary behind the Revolving Test Kitchen, an incubator and pop-up restaurant that launched in downtown Lawrence with the goal of providing new opportunities for local food entrepreneurs. This private/public sector collaboration will have a direct impact on the economic development of Lawrence by providing new business owners with a trial run of their ventures. Sal’s commitment is on-going, with consistent support and mentoring to ensure success and continued growth.

Sal and the Lupoli Family Foundation continue to positively impact both civic and charitable organizations through volunteerism, mentoring and financial contributions.

Team Lupoli

Team Lupoli


Salvatore Lupoli

 President & CEO


Karen Simao

Chief of Staff and In-House Counsel


Mike Lupoli

Vice President of Hospitality


Nick Lupoli

Vice President  of Quality Control Hospitality


Gerry-Lynn Darcy

Senior Vice President of Leasing 


Karen McShea

Vice President  of Development


Shaw Rosen

Vice President of Residential Real Estate


Chris McKinney

Vice President of Financial Integration 


Donny Rist

Director of Construction


Joe Bevilacqua

Director of Planning


Paula Doucette

 Director of Marketing & Communications


Nick Rera

Director of Operations


Kelsey Flannery

Resident Ambassador


Jaime Chemaly

Director of Brand Vision


Lawrence Bergman

Director of Leasing


Shelly Goulet

Director of Human Resources


Scott Moreau

Director of Business Development