BOSTON–The Wilder Companies, the national retail real estate leasing, management, and development firm announced that Shelley M. Anderson has joined the Wilder Companies in the newly created position of Director of New Business Development.
Ms. Anderson will be responsible for developing retail real estate opportunities to expand the company’s portfolio of open-air centers throughout the eastern portion of the U.S. Her focus will be on existing center acquisitions, exploring joint venture opportunities with existing owners and growing the company’s burgeoning third party services business.
Shelley brings a successful track record of sourcing and delivering successful transactions in all retail focused asset classes on both the East and West Coasts. Most recently she was at Pacific Retail Capital Partners in El Segundo, California where her focus was on the acquisition of regional malls and lifestyle centers throughout the U.S.
Prior to that she held similar acquisition associate positions with the investment and management company, Jamestown, and with UBS Realty Investors. Shelley started her commercial real estate career in Boston as an analyst with AEW Capital Management and Eastdil Secured. Shelley is a graduate of Bryant University and attended New York University’s Schack Institute of Real Estate. She is also a member of the International Council of Shopping Center.
The Wilder Companies’ David Mallen said, “We have tremendous goals of growth over the next five years. We are pleased to have Shelley as part of our team in helping us make this plan a reality.”