Daniel Katz founded Katz Properties in Boston in 2003 and subsequently opened offices in New York, Philadelphia, Hartford and Boca Raton. Aside from guiding overall corporate strategy Daniel is primarily responsible for sourcing acquisition opportunities and developing strategic venture partnerships for Katz Properties. Through his leadership Katz Properties has built a premium portfolio of grocery anchored shopping centers in the high density Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and south Florida markets. Since the 2008 economic downturn Katz Properties has acquired over 4.9 Million square feet of grocery anchored retail properties with market value in excess of $680 Million.
Prior to founding Katz Properties, Daniel was part of a team at RHS Realty Associates that leased and managed numerous office and retail properties in New York City. While at RHS, Mr. Katz also independently syndicated and managed the acquisition, redevelopment and disposition of several multi-family residential properties.
Daniel holds a B.S. in Entrepreneurial Studies and Finance from the University of Hartford. He is an active member of ICSC and currently serves on the ICSC Government Relations Committee. Daniel has previously served on the ICSC New York Next Generation Advisory Board.