SAN DIEGO--(Douglas Wilson Companies (DWC) is strengthening its asset and property management division on the West Coast with a new managing director.)--National problem resolution and real estate services firm
“We are extremely pleased to have a senior-level professional, and true industry leader like Tom join our team. His leadership and experience will undoubtedly be a tremendous asset to our clients and DWC.”
Thomas K. Wright recently joined the company’s San Diego office and will manage a growing portfolio of commercial real estate including 1620 5th Avenue – a 9-story, 80,320-square-foot office building located in Downtown San Diego. Douglas P. Wilson, founder and chief executive officer of DWC, stated that adding Wright to the team is part of the company’s long-term strategy for growth.
“With the economy showing signs of recovery and the real estate market beginning to stabilize, we feel that now is the time to expand our asset and property management capabilities so that we are positioned for continued success” said Wilson, whose company has managed a portfolio of over 26.5 million square feet of commercial space throughout the United States. “We are extremely pleased to have a senior-level professional, and true industry leader like Tom join our team. His leadership and experience will undoubtedly be a tremendous asset to our clients and DWC.”
Wright brings over 25 years of diverse real estate experience to DWC, including: real property due diligence, development, asset management, marketing, brokerage, and banking. Prior to working for DWC, Wright has served as an executive real estate consultant and asset manager, led his own investment and development consulting firm, and held executive leadership positions in the banking industry.
Over his distinguished career, Wright has provided workout, development, and transactional services for assets valued in excess of $2 billion nationwide. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in real estate finance from San Diego State University, and is a licensed real estate broker in California.
About the Douglas Wilson Companies
Founded in 1989 and headquartered in San Diego, Douglas Wilson Companies (DWC) has provided development, consulting, asset management, construction, receivership, leasing, and sales and marketing services for more than 26.5 million square feet of commercial space, 23,000 residential homes and lots, and 8,623 hotel rooms. As principal, DWC has also developed numerous prominent San Diego buildings including Symphony Towers, a 1.2-million-square-foot, two-tower hotel and office complex; The Mark, a $155-million, 33-story mixed-use luxury condominium complex; and Parkloft, a $60-million, 120-unit award-winning loft building adjacent to the San Diego Padres’ Petco Park. Other notable development projects include Half Street, a 400,000-square-foot Class A office building near the Washington Nationals’ ballpark in Washington DC; China Basin Landing, a 675,000-square-foot office complex on the San Francisco Bay waterfront, adjacent to the San Francisco Giants’ AT&T Park; and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Headquarters, a 268,000-square-foot state-of-the-art building located in College Park, Maryland.