First Location in Westchester and First Outside of NYC

YONKERS, NY (November 15, 2019) – Executives from Simone Development Companies today joined with Yonkers City officials and executives from Fresh & Co. for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the Grand Opening of the new Fresh & Co. location at the Boyce Thompson Center in Yonkers

Fresh & Co., a healthy food chain offering chef-inspired organic seasonal food, is occupying 2,160 square feet in the innovative 85,000-square-foot mixed-use center in Northwest Yonkers. This is the company’s first location outside of New York City where it has 18 locations. Founded in 2010, Fresh & Co. is a destination for people that want a healthy meal…fast. Fresh & Co. offers vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free menu options that include homemade items such as, salads, soups, sandwiches, and quinoa bowls.

“As a company that’s been synonymous with quality, nutritious meals for nearly a decade, we have been looking for opportunities to expand our offerings and the Boyce Thompson Center was the perfect choice for us to do so,” said George Tenedios, CEO of Fresh & Co. “Customer demands for healthier eating options continues to grow, and we are excited that we have the opportunity to grow within the Yonkers community.”

“The grand opening of Fresh & Co. further enhances the excellent roster of top-quality tenants we offer at the Boyce Thompson Center. We’re particularly pleased that Fresh & Co. chose the Boyce Thompson Center for its first location in Westchester and the first outside of New York City,” said Joanna Simone, Vice President of Leasing and Property Management Operations for Simone Development Companies, the owner and manager of the Boyce Thompson Center.

With the opening of Fresh & Co, the Boyce Thompson Center’s retail space is fully occupied. Other retail tenants at the center include Starbucks Coffee, ISO Japanese Restaurant, Fortina Restaurant, The Taco Project, Executive Wine & Spirits, Family Wellness Pharmacy, Tompkins Mahopac Bank, PLUSHBLOW Salon and Ultimate Spectacle.

The Boyce Thompson Center features a wide array of healthcare tenants including St. John’s Riverside Hospital, Westmed Medical Group, ColumbiaDoctors, Riverside Dental Health, Westchester Gastroenterology, Juvanni Med Spa, ENT & Allergy Associates, Metro Vein Centers and Motion PT Group. For leasing inquiries or more information about the Boyce Thompson Center, visit


From left, Deana Renee Robinson, Legislative Aide to Councilwoman Shanae Williams; George Tenedios, CEO, Fresh & Co; Joanna Simone, Vice President of Leasing and Property Management Operations, Simone Development Companies; Yonkers Deputy Mayor James Cavanaugh; Joseph

Kelleher, President, Simone Metro Properties; Assemblyman Nader Sayegh; Symra Brandon, Director of Community Affairs for State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins; Councilman Anthony Merante; and Sandra Pope, VP of Marketing, Fresh & Co.

About Simone Development Companies 

Simone Development Companies is a full-service real estate investment company specializing in the acquisition and development of office, retail, industrial and healthcare properties in the New York tristate area. Headquartered in the Bronx, the privately held company owns and manages more than 6 million square feet of property in the Bronx, Westchester County, Queens, Long Island, New Jersey and Connecticut. The company’s portfolio includes more than 100 properties and ranges from multibuilding office parks to retail and industrial space. Visit