D. Wright Sigmund
CLS-Senior Vice President and National Director - Leasing
Mr. Sigmund is Senior Vice President and National Director – Leasing for First Washington Realty, Inc. He is responsible for the overall management and execution of the Company’s leasing strategy. He has experience in real estate markets, investment analysis and deal making having serviced millions of square feet of space and successfully completed transactions with an aggregate value of over $500 million.
Prior to joining First Washington Realty, Inc., Mr. Sigmund spent five years as the Director of Retail Leasing for Vornado/Charles E. Smith where he led the leasing, management and vision of the retail portfolio. Prior to Vornado/Charles E. Smith, he focused on commercial real estate brokerage specializing in agency representation with top producing teams at Next Realty and CB Richard Ellis.
Mr. Sigmund obtained a Bachelor’s Degree from Washington and Lee University and a Master’s Degree in Real Estate Development from the University of Maryland. Sigmund serves on the Board of Directors for the Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Association, the Georgetown Business Improvement District, and Georgetown Heritage. He is active in active member of ICSC, and he previously served on the Young Leaders board of ULI and the Retail Task Force of the Rosslyn Business Improvement District.
Mr. Sigmund is an active member of the community having leadership positions in a number of organizations including the Trust for the National Mall, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and the Society for Orphaned Armenian Relief.