Upon leaving business school in the 1970s with an MBA, Lou started his career in real estate developing subsidized multi-family housing. Through his work with the Federal Department of Housing and Urban Development, he became known for building projects on-time and on-budget.
In the early 1980s Lou started MINCO Development Corporation, a commercial real estate company providing consulting services to lenders, investors, government and municipal agencies, as well as buyers and sellers. In addition Lou continued to develop commercial properties.
In the past twelve years Lou has developed over 1,000 units of housing in both New England and Southeast Florida. He owns and has developed and managed numerous retail sites including a Super Stop & Shop and several CVS anchored centers.
Mr. Minicucci completed four new schools as head of the school building committee in North Andover, MA, He has held appraisal, brokerage and construction supervisor’s licenses in Massachusetts. Mr. Minicucci earned his MBA at Suffolk University and is a Harvard alumnus, completing his studies at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.
He has served on numerous committees and boards including the hospital building committee, Chamber of Commerce (chair), United Way (chair), School Building Committee (chair), Stoneham Bank (incorporator), Harvard GSD Executive Education Board (member) and Boys’ Club & YMCA (board member).