West Hartford, CT – October 1, 2019 - The Simon Konover Company has announced the appointment of Greg Konover as President of Konover Residential Corporation (KRC). KRC owns and manages more than 6,000 residential units across eight states, including both market rate and affordable communities.
“Greg Konover, a third generation of the Konover family and a highly accomplished real estate professional in his own right, is well-suited to carry on the legacy of company founder, Simon Konover,” said James Wakim, President and Chief Operating Officer of The Simon Konover Company.
Mr. Konover first joined The Simon Konover Company team in 2013 as a Development and Acquisition Associate. Since joining the company, he has served in various capacities, most recently within KRC holding the position of Vice President. In that role, Mr. Konover effectively managed KRC operations focusing on the strategic growth of the residential portfolio.
Mr. Konover will follow the leadership of Marie Mazzotta, recently-retired former President of KRC. He has over 10 years of experience in commercial and multifamily real estate development, asset management and property management. Mr. Konover received his undergraduate degree in Mathematics from Cornell University and his MBA from Columbia University. He is a licensed Connecticut Real Estate Broker and an adjunct professor of Real Estate at the UConn School of Business.
About The Simon Konover Company
Founded over 60 years ago, The Simon Konover Company is a fully integrated real estate organization nationally-recognized as one of the premier real estate entities operating throughout the Midwest and Eastern United States. Headquartered in West Hartford, Connecticut, The Simon Konover Company employs hundreds of people through its operating companies including Konover Commercial Corporation, Konover Residential Corporation and Konover South, LLC. The Simon Konover Company and its related-entities own and manage over 17,000 apartment units, 2.9 million square feet of office and industrial space, 2.4 million square feet of retail space, and selected hospitality assets.