Owings Mills, Md. (September 16, 2021) —Eric Walter, President of Greenberg Gibbons, a premier investor, developer and manager of retail, mixed-use and flex properties, announced that David Bookhout has joined the firm as Senior Vice President, Development & Investments. He will play a lead role in the company’s mixed-use division, with responsibility for sourcing, evaluating, underwriting, acquiring and executing large-scale projects.
Bookhout joins Greenberg Gibbons from AvalonBay Communities, where he served as Vice President of the Mid-Atlantic and Carolinas regions, developing mixed-use projects that featured multifamily housing over retail and leading teams to deliver more than 2,300 units. He will work from an office in Raleigh, North Carolina to further extend Greenberg Gibbons’ presence throughout the region.
“As we look to double the size of our firm and expand our capabilities to do more large-scale projects, David’s mixed-use and multifamily expertise and financial acumen will be a great asset,” said Eric Walter. “Attracting another industry leader of his caliber to our team is an important step in executing our growth plans.”
Bookhout is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of North Carolina, a Master of Professional Accounting from the University of Texas, and a Master of Business Administration from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina.
“The exciting vision and quality of people from top to bottom are what attracted me to join the Greenberg Gibbons team,” noted Bookhout. “The company has a great track record of creating award-winning mixed-use destinations, and I’m excited to help continue expanding its footprint along the East Coast.”
About Greenberg Gibbons
Celebrating more than 50 years of success, Greenberg Gibbons is one of the East Coast’s premier developers, investors, and owners of mixed-use, retail, and flex/R&D properties. The company has developed and managed a portfolio of more than 10.6 million square feet of properties. Its signature projects include the award-winning Hunt Valley Towne Centre, Annapolis Town Center, Waugh Chapel Towne Centre, Foundry Row, and Towson Row. For more information, visit www.ggcommercial.com.