With 30+ years of industry expertise, James Heistand has a proven track record of success and continues to lead Parkway into lucrative investment opportunities.
Allen C. de Olazarra is the President of Parkway. Prior to joining Parkway, Mr. de Olazarra was the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Equitable Real Estate Partners, a fully integrated private real estate investment and operating company active with the acquisition and redevelopment of Class B office buildings, Class B big box industrial and distribution facilities, and the ground up construction of Senior Housing Communities.
Prior to forming Equitable, Mr. de Olazarra was the Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of America’s Capital Partners, a fully integrated private real estate investment and operating company active throughout the southeast and mid Atlantic regions of the United States. Prior to founding America’s Capital Partners, Mr. de Olazarra was the President of Associated Capital Properties, Inc. one of the leading real estate operating and investment companies in Florida. On October 1st, 1997 Associated Capital Properties merged with Highwoods Properties, a real estate investment trust, in a transaction valued at $622 million. Mr. de Olazarra remained with Highwoods for eight months after the merger with responsibility for acquisitions and development in Florida and the integration of the two companies. Mr. de Olazarra started his real estate career at Cushman and Wakefield in 1982 serving as Senior Director until 1993.
Mr. de Olazarra received his Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Virginia in 1981. He has remained active in the University community as the Chairman of the Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy Foundation, as an Emeritus Trustee of the Foundation for the College of Arts and Sciences, as a Founding Fellow of the university‘s Real Estate Institute, and as the former Executive in Residence at the Center for Growth Enterprises at the McIntire School of Commerce. Mr. de Olazarra has served on the Real Estate Advisory Board at Florida State University and is an occasional lecturer at FSU, UVA, Columbia, UM and NYU.
With a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Florida and 20+ years of experience, Scott is one of our owning partners and CFO.
Jason has 13+ years of industry experience and holds a B.S. in Finance from Virginia Tech.
Responsible for all legal and corporate governance matters for Parkway. Noni has 10+ years of experience representing REIT and other real estate companies and joined Parkway in 2014.
Bringing 15+ years of expertise, John manages the day-to-day accounting functions for all of our properties.
As one of our talented Managing Directors, Kate brings 10+ years of expertise in property management, leasing, and repositioning to the team.
With 15+ years of experience in the commercial real estate sector, Shipley identifies investment opportunities, works to expand the portfolio, and leads asset management for the region.
With 10+ years of experience and having joined us in 2012, Colin supports the development and execution of our investment strategy, asset management, and business plans.