Press Release | 1/19/2016

Hillwood Opens Office in Atlanta

DALLAS–Hillwood announced today that industry veteran Todd Parker has joined the company as senior vice president and market leader to oversee industrial business in the Southeast region.

Parker, who will be based in Atlanta, brings more than 14 years of experience in the office and industrial real estate sectors.

Before joining Hillwood, Parker served as vice president and regional director at The Rockefeller Group, responsible for operational oversight of the firm’s Southeast assets and pursuit of build-to-suit opportunities. Prior thereto, Parker served as vice president at Oakmont Industrial Group where he worked in development, asset management, and leasing for the firm’s Southeast industrial portfolio.

“We are excited to welcome Todd Parker to the Hillwood team. His experience will enable us to develop, acquire and joint venture significantly more properties in the region,” said Tal Hicks, president of Hillwood Investment Properties. “We see significant opportunities for growth in the Southeast region. Todd will be a great asset as we continue to increase our presence in this market.”

Throughout his career, Parker has been directly involved in the completion of more than $580 million of real estate transactions.

He graduated from Tulane University with a B.S. in Finance before completing his MBA in Finance and Real Estate at Emory University.

In addition, Dan Tatsch, senior vice president, will continue to oversee Hillwood’s operations in Jacksonville, Florida. Leveraging his 30 years of industrial real estate experience, Tatsch will also provide crucial executive leadership for special projects throughout the Southeast market.



About Hillwood

Hillwood, a Perot company, is a full service real estate developer, investor and advisor of high quality real estate properties. With more than 109-million square feet of industrial development and acquisitions to date, our dedicated team is committed to bringing long term value to our customers, partners and the communities that we serve. Today, Hillwood is actively involved in development, acquisitions, construction, leasing, property management and asset management of high quality, well located, flexible and functional industrial properties located throughout North America and Europe. For additional information, visit