Men of the Moment: 5 Men Making Waves in Boston

By Lisa Pierpont | April 2, 2019 | People

Whoosh! There he goes! Another Boston gentleman rocketing his way to the top of his game. Whether it’s baseball, real estate or philanthropy, our men are making it big. Let’s meet five of them.

The Slugger: J.D. Martinez

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It’s hard to imagine that J.D. Martinez ever had a hard time in the MLB. But he did. After three seasons with the Houston Astros, Martinez was let go during spring training in 2014. Well, what a difference five years can make... Read more.

The Natural: Jack Yeaton

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Jack Yeaton is one of those guys. You know, the kind that you meet and feel like you’ve known forever; the type that is connected more than the Google network, and with an understated authority that makes you forget he’s really, really good at what he does as the managing director of Kortenhaus Communications and founder of The Yeaton Group, a boutique public relations and marketing firm... Read more.

Music Maker: Matt McArthur

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Not everyone can become a rockstar. Few know that better than Matt McArthur, a graduate of the Berklee College of Music. He admits that he once did fantasize about moving like Mick Jagger at Wembley Stadium, but discovered his true calling as a facilitator helping musicians find their beat... Read more.

The Coolhunter: Rod Rosales

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If you ever drive on route 9 in Brookline, you may have caught an enormous line snaking around the block at the corner of Cypress Street. That would be the cult-following of customers (and 18K Instagram followers at @sizerunsupply) that Rod Rosales has amassed for his cutting edge, high end streetwear boutique, S/ZERUN SUPPLY... Read more.

The Rainmaker: Rob Kilgore

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One hundred million dollars. That’s how much Rob Kilgore sold in property in 2018. Think about that. Sure, he generously shares credit with his business partner Alex Biega at Compass on Newbury Street. But you know he’s the man... Read more.



Photography by: JD Martinez Images: PHOTOGRAPHY BY JEFFERY SALTER; PHOTOGRAPHER’S ASSISTANT: FRANCISCO CASTILLO; WARDROBE STYLIST: MELTEM ULKER; WARDROBE STYLIST ASSISTANT ON SET: AMBER RIVERO; MAKEUP ARTIST/GROOMER: CASEY CHEEK. SHOT ON LOCATION AT JETBLUE PARK.

Jack Yeaton, Matt Mc Arthur, Rod Rosales and Rob Kilgore Images: PHOTOGRAPHY BY IAN TRAVIS BARNARD; WARDROBE STYLIST: ALISA NEELY; MAKEUP ARTIST/GROOMER: TAVI DE LA ROSA; HAIR STYLIST: ANNALOUISE RUSK. SHOT ON LOCATION AT EVERYBODYFIGHTS SEAPORT.
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