Director of Development- Virginia Beach
Don is the Director of Development for PointOne’s NAP of Virginia Beach. During Don’s multi-decade career in commercial real estate development, he has been involved in the development of hundreds of diverse commercial real estate projects across the country. His experience has spanned projects as world renowned as Mall of America to local community centers.
Prior to joining PointOne, Don spent 19 years with Simon Property Group as a Senior Vice President of Development. His responsibility included development and redevelopment activities across the entire Simon portfolio, which at that time was in excess of 245,000,000 square feet of commercial projects. Before joining Simon Property Group, Don worked with Paramount Group redeveloping a 1.6 million square foot mall in St. Louis, MO. Earlier in his career, he spent several years with The Hahn Company as a Senior Regional leasing Manager working on over 14 million square feet of projects. Don began his career as a partner in Retail Land Development located in southeastern Virginia. This company developed a diverse collection of commercial projects.
Don resides in Virginia Beach, VA and holds a Virginia real estate license. He received his B.S. in Business from Christopher Newport College of the College of William and Mary.