Owings Mills, Md. (July 13, 2021) — Brian Gibbons, Chairman & CEO of Greenberg Gibbons, a premier investor, developer and manager of retail, mixed-use and flex properties, announced that Eric Walter has been promoted to President. He will lead day-to-day operations of the rapidly growing firm, which has a $1.5 billion portfolio of properties and recently created a $100 million private equity fund to make strategic shopping center acquisitions.
“As we implement our strategic plan to double the size of our portfolio and continue expanding into new asset classes and geographic regions, Eric’s leadership abilities are vital to help scale the company,” said Brian Gibbons. “He and I will work closely to execute on our vision, put systems in place to support our growth, and continue to attract world-class talent to the Greenberg Gibbons team.”
Walter joined Greenberg Gibbons in 2012 and has served as the Executive Vice President & Chief Investment Officer, overseeing new developments, acquisitions, and joint ventures, as well as all project financing and the company’s accounting functions. Prior to joining Greenberg Gibbons, he worked for CBRE’s National Retail Investment Group, leading due diligence and underwriting. He holds a degree in Finance and International Business and a Master’s in Real Estate from the University of Maryland.
“We have a great foundation and playbook in place to accelerate our growth,” said Walter. “I’m excited to partner with Brian, our executive team, and the next generation of leaders to expand Greenberg Gibbons’ footprint along the East Coast and create more signature projects and enduring assets.”
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.