NEW JERSEY—Avison Young has named Matthew Dolly vice president of research in the company’s Morristown, N.J. office. In his new role, Dolly will work to enhance the company’s client-service platform.

Dolly’s responsibilities include tracking inventory, compiling data and market forecasting for office and industrial sectors throughout New Jersey.

Most recently, Dolly served as a senior managing director at Colliers International. During his time there, Dolly was largely responsible for leading the research and marketing efforts, and stabilizing the New Jersey office during the company’s transition from GVA Williams to First Service Williams Real Estate, and then to Colliers International.

“The addition of Matt to our team reflects Avison Young’s approach and commitment to establishing top-tier infrastructure in order to provide our brokerage professionals with the tools they need to best serve our clients,” said Greg Kraut, principal and managing director of Avison Young’s New York City office.