Executive Vice President, Development |
Bill Baumgardner leads the VanTrust Texas office and is responsible for multiple markets throughout the region. Bill brings to VanTrust more than 30 years of experience and works with the team in identifying high-quality real estate projects. His responsibilities include site selection, feasibility, acquisition, and development of new, build-to-suit, and speculative opportunities for office, industrial, mixed-use, and multifamily product types.
Prior to joining VanTrust, Bill was a top industrial broker and Everest Award winner with Colliers International. He worked for The Pizzuti Companies for numerous years as a top broker and also worked for Danter Company, a leading real estate research firm.
Bill holds a Business Administration degree from Ohio State University. He is a member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and a board member of the NAIOP North Texas Chapter. Bill served in different capacities in the Central Ohio NAIOP Chapter, including President, and received multiple accolades for his efforts.
- Worthington Youth Boosters, Past President
- Member, NAIOP
- Member, Urban Land Institute (ULI)
- Board Member, North Texas Chapter of NAIOP
- Member, The Real Estate Council
- Past President, Central Ohio NAIOP Chapter