Senior Vice President / Market Leader - Northeast Region

Gary Frederick serves as Senior Vice President of Hillwood and as the company’s Northeast Region Market Leader. Gary is responsible for land and building acquisitions, joint ventures, development and leasing in the Northeast market.

Gary has more than 20 years of experience in real estate development, construction and leasing.  Previously, he held various positions in manufacturing, logistics/distribution/fulfillment and retail operations, spanning more than 15 years.  Prior to joining Hillwood, he was Director of Logistics for The Walt Disney Company, where he planned and implemented two state-of-the-art distribution and fulfillment facilities totaling 1.2 million square feet.  After joining Hillwood in 1999, Gary completed projects in Dallas and Jacksonville.  Since 2002, his primary focus has been in the Northeast. He has led his team in the development, construction and leasing of 12 million square feet of speculative and build-to-suit industrial developments and the acquisition of 4.1 million square feet of industrial warehouse. Gary also led the land development and entitlement process on 1,300+ acres of land. 

Gary graduated with honors from Clemson University in 1979, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics.