Gene attended the Swain School of Design before beginning his career in the flooring industry. He worked in the manufacturing, distribution and retail sectors of the industry before establishing and operating three of his own retail stores.

Gene started with Boston Property Management in 2011 as a maintenance subcontractor. He now oversees all aspects of building maintenance, including the uninterrupted operation of building systems. He is also responsible for providing a safe environment for all residents, and ensures that all properties comply with all applicable housing rules to meet inspection standards. In his role he manages maintenance personnel and subcontractors to meet these goals.