Charlotte, NC - (February 18, 2020) – Crescent Communities is pleased to announce the promotion of Daniel Cooper to Senior Vice President of Multifamily and Commercial Construction. In this leadership role, Cooper will oversee all preconstruction and construction operations for both the multifamily and commercial businesses across the company’s national footprint, which includes over $2.2 billion under construction and in operations today and an additional $1.6 billion of development planned in 2020 and beyond.
In addition, Cooper will continue to lead Crescent Communities’ in-house construction company, Crescent Communities Construction, which will start three new projects across the East region and hire eleven new team members this year.
"It is exciting to work within an organization that values personal and professional growth equally to our business performance,” said Cooper. “The people and family-first focus drives our high level of success.”
Previously, Cooper led the multifamily construction team for Crescent Communities and joined the organization in 2016 as Vice President of Construction for the West region. Prior to Crescent Communities, Cooper held senior management and executive positions for over a decade at Fortune-Johnson in Atlanta, GA. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia Terry College of Business.
“It is an absolute honor to work with Daniel and his extraordinary team,” said Brian Natwick, President and COO for Crescent Communities. “Daniel is a trusted business partner and an extraordinary leader focused on empowerment, integrity, humility, and delivering results. We look forward to continued success together for many years.”
Cooper is an active member of the community and industry, serving as a board member for East Carolina University Construction Department and sits on the Design and Construction Committee for the National Multifamily Housing Council. He enjoys volunteering with Habitat for Humanity, Atlanta Community Food Bank, and Kids in Need Foundation in his spare time.
Since 2011, Crescent Communities has experienced significant growth by investing nearly $4.0 billion and expanding across 12 markets and seven offices. The multifamily portfolio includes 15,000 units and 432,000 square feet of retail completed or under construction representing a total investment of $3.3 billion. The commercial portfolio includes 3.2 million square feet of office, industrial and retail completed or under construction representing a total investment of $650 million. With a focus on sustainable development practices, the company pursues LEED certification for commercial spaces and NGBS certification for multifamily residences.
About Crescent Communities
Crescent Communities is a nationally recognized, market-leading real estate investor, developer and operator of mixed-use communities. We create high-quality, differentiated multifamily and commercial communities in many of the fastest growing markets in the United States. Since 1963, our development portfolio has included more than 59 multifamily communities, 21 million square feet of commercial space and 60 single family master-planned communities. Headquartered in Charlotte, Crescent Communities has regional offices in Washington, DC, Atlanta, Orlando, Nashville, Dallas, and Denver. Our multifamily communities are branded NOVEL by Crescent Communities.
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