Poag Development Group

Corporate Headquarters
1770 Kirby Parkway, Suite 215
Memphis, TN 38138
Phone: 901.761.7604
Fax: 901.761.5325

Greg Whitney

Senior Vice President, Development

Greg has more than 30 years of development experience responsible for directing over 40 major projects totalling more than 50M square feet. Greg has an exceptional creative vision for crafting uniquely authentic development solutions that evoke the emotional and financial value of a property.

Prior to joining Poag, Greg was a Senior Vice President – Retail Development at JLL responsible for third party development of projects including The Rise, a 5,000,000 SF mixed use development in Cupertino, California and Midway Crossing, a 3,100,000 SF mixed use development on Long Island, New York.

Greg was Director of Development at Wilson Meany involved in the master planning, entitlement and development of SoFi Stadium and the Los Angeles Sports and Entertainment District at Hollywood Park. The development features a 68,000 seat NFL-specification stadium for the Los Angeles Rams / Los Angeles Chargers surrounded by 8,600,000 SF of mixed-use development.

Greg also served a 24-year tenure as Senior Vice President at CBRE, Inc., with projects that included work on large scale, master planned developments with MGM Studios in China and Paramount Studios in Japan and Spain. In addition, he provided lifestyle/ mixed-use development advisory services for RUNWAY at Playa Vista, the Shoppes at Chino Hills, and exclusive representation of Target in their Los Angeles county expansion.

Education and Affiliations
Greg earned a Bachelor of Science in business/real estate from the WP Carey School of Business at Arizona State University and is affiliated with the Los Angeles Leadership Council run by university trustees. He is an active member of ICSC and the Urban Land Institute and is a licensed broker in the state of California. He frequently guest lectures for the Master of Real Estate Development program at the University of Southern California.

T: +1 310 428 4905
E: gwhitney@poagdevelopmentgroup.com