EPR Properties recently revealed the hiring of Gregory E. Zimmerman as Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer. Greg’s career spans more than 25 years, including most recently positions as Executive Vice President, Development, of Washington Prime Group and Senior Vice President, Big Box, Theatre and Peripheral Development with Simon Property Group.
According to a prepared statement, earlier in his career, he served as Vice President, Real Estate at Macerich Company and in Development and Legal roles at The Rouse Company.
“We are excited to bring Greg into our organization to help drive our focused growth in experiential real estate,” commented Company President and CEO Greg Silvers. “Greg’s deep relationships and thought leadership in experiential assets will further our goal of becoming the market dominant player in this space.”
EPR Properties is a specialty real estate investment trust that invests in properties in select market segments which require unique industry knowledge, while offering the potential for stable and attractive returns. The company’s total investments exceed $6.8 billion and its primary investment segments are Entertainment, Recreation and Education.