Owings Mills, Md. (August 8, 2019) — Brian Gibbons, Chairman and CEO of Greenberg Gibbons, a premier developer and manager of retail and mixed-use properties in the Mid-Atlantic, announced today that Gene Parker has been named Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, and will join the firm’s Board of Directors.
Mr. Parker will oversee strategic operations, leasing and asset management activities for Greenberg Gibbons’ portfolio of 5.5 million square feet of existing and new development. “As we celebrate our 50th anniversary and prepare for a new phase of significant growth and diversification, Gene’s superior industry knowledge and leadership skills will be a great asset to our firm,” said Brian Gibbons.
Prior to joining Greenberg Gibbons, Mr. Parker spent 26 years at Continental Realty Corporation (CRC), including the last 10 years as President. CRC owns and operates a $2 Billion portfolio of shopping centers and multifamily properties throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast.
Mr. Parker also serves on the Board of Directors for Royco Properties, the Chevy Chase Land Company and Rosso Commercial Real Estate Services and teaches graduate level real estate courses at Johns Hopkins and Georgetown Universities. A former U.S. Marine, Parker has a B.A. from Towson University, an M.S. in Real Estate from Johns Hopkins University, and an M.B.A. from Loyola University Maryland.
“Brian and his team have built a tremendous track record of creating innovative projects that deliver strong returns and are destinations that community members love,” Parker said. “I’m excited to help further shape and execute the company’s bold vision and grow our footprint along the East Coast.”
About Greenberg Gibbons
Celebrating 50 years of success, Greenberg Gibbons is one of the Mid-Atlantic region’s premier developers of mixed-use, town center and retail properties. The company has developed and managed more than 5.5 million square feet. Its signature projects include the award-winning Hunt Valley Towne Centre, Annapolis Towne Centre, Waugh Chapel Towne Centre, Towne Centre Laurel and Foundry Row. For more information, visit www.ggcommercial.com.