• February 4, 2022

Jason Hughes, the CEO, Chairman, and owner of Hughes Marino

Jason Hughes is the CEO, Chairman, and owner of Hughes Marino- one of the leading commercial construction management firms in San Diego. Jason has been named one of SD Metro’s Top 40 under 40 and a finalist for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year award. What makes Jason so successful? 


His passion for his work and his clients shines through in everything he does. He truly cares about making a positive impact on the industry, and his team at Hughes Marino reflects that commitment. He says, “I’m looking for good people that are passionate about the industry and go the extra mile.” That positive attitude has led to tremendous growth in just five short years. Hughes Marino’s success comes from their leadership Jason Hughes´ deep experience. Hughes Marino was founded in 2012 by Jason Hughes, who previously worked at Industrial Realty Group. 


The company was started after Jason realized that their competitors were not properly considering the customer’s needs and wants. Hughes Marino takes a fresh approach to buyer representation by empowering clients with tools and resources that fit their needs. For example, Jason Hughes points out, the company has an online portal where clients can access information about their accounts and documents and ask questions and provide feedback on the progress of projects. 

Hughes Marino understands that their clients’ time is invaluable, so they work hard to streamline the process while maintaining a high level of service. Hughes Marino’s Chief Operating Officer, Matt Browning, echoes this sentiment: “We’re all about making our client’s lives easier– whether it’s our virtual portal that allows clients to access documents online at their convenience. Or the fact, Jason Hughes adds, that we take care of service requests right away instead of pushing them off.” Their enthusiasm for streamlining processes is also evident in Hughes Marino’s extensive use of technology.