Bridge Development Partners – Partner, Northeast Region
Responsible for Bridge’s acquisition and development activities of industrial properties throughout the Northeast region, Jeff successfully completed development transactions on over 12.5 million square feet of industrial real estate in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania, valued in excess of $2.25 billion. Previously President/Partner of Heller Industrial Parks Inc., one of the nation’s largest privately held owner/developers of industrial real estate, Jeff brought his 30+ years of experience in commercial real estate to developing the long-term vision and direction of the company, running its daily operations and growing its industrial development portfolio by over 10 million square feet to a total of 16 million square feet in 6 states. Jeff holds a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology and received degrees from several real estate programs at Harvard University. He currently serves on the National Executive Board of NAIOP and is a member of the Board of Trustees of NAIOP-NJ, and is past President of NAIOP-NJ. In addition, he serves on the Advisory Boards of the DiLella Real Estate Center at Villanova University, Rutgers Center for Real Estate, and the New Jersey School of Architecture – NJIT. Jeff is also a member of SIOR and IOREBA.