Press Release: Eric Newland Joins Equity as Senior Vice President of Development

January 27, 2021

Equity, a full-service commercial real estate company headquartered in Hilliard, OH, is excited to announce the hiring of Eric Newland as its new Senior Vice President of Development. 

“The hiring of Newland is truly a testament of our drive to continuously grow and evolve the company,” Steve Wathen, founder and CEO of Equity, said. “This past year was challenging, but we persevered. I am looking forward to what 2021 brings. I believe adding Eric to our Development division will help make this year a highly successful year for the company.”

Newland joins Equity with an impressive professional background in real estate development and as a Registered Architect. Throughout his 20+ year career, he has been involved in national retail, office, restaurant, medical, religious, multi-family, single-family, and mixed-use projects. Additionally, Newland has held active roles on several planning commission review boards and non-profits. 

Although still new to Equity, Newland has already identified several short-term goals. 

Some of these goals include getting acquainted with Equity’s key market areas, understanding the goals of fellow teammates, and learning about active and upcoming development projects.

“Looking beyond that, the possibilities are endless,” Newland said. “I am looking forward to being a part of projects that make a large, positive impact on not only the built environment, but also surpass the expectations and goals of our clients.”

About Equity:

Equity, headquartered in Hilliard, OH, has been serving clients nationwide for over 30 years. Equity provides full-service commercial real estate solutions that include brokerage, development, property management, asset management, consulting, and construction services.