Daniel Katz founded KPR formerly Katz Properties in Boston in 2003 and subsequently opened offices in New York, Philadelphia, Hartford and Boca Raton. Aside from guiding overall corporate strategy Daniel is primarily responsible for sourcing acquisition opportunities and developing strategic venture partnerships for Katz Properties. Through his leadership Katz Properties has built a premium portfolio of grocery anchored shopping centers in high density Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Southeast markets. Since the 2008 economic downturn KPR has acquired over 11 million square feet of grocery anchored retail properties with market value in excess of $2 Billion.
Prior to founding Katz Properties, Daniel was part of a team at RHS Realty Associates that leased and managed numerous office and retail properties in New York City. While at RHS, Mr. Katz also independently syndicated and managed the acquisition, redevelopment and disposition of several multi-family residential and office properties.
Daniel holds a B.S. in Entrepreneurial Studies and Finance from the University of Hartford. He currently serves on the ICSC Board of Trustees and has been a board member since 2020. Daniel previously served on the ICSC New York Next Generation Advisory Board and the ICSC Government Relations Committee.