VP of Development
Federal Realty Investment Trust
San Jose Director
Mr. Seth Bland serves as Vice President of Development at Federal Realty Investment Trust. Mr. Bland is responsible for overseeing the strategy and execution of the Trust’s development activities on the West Coast, including managing the Trust’s West Coast Development Team. Mr. Bland was Partner of Wilson Meany Sullivan LLC. Mr. Bland oversees all aspects of construction for mid- and high-rise residential/retail developments in Northern California. He has developed more than 50 stand-alone projects throughout California including a significant number of mixed-use residential/retail developments. Mr. Bland worked for Catellus Development as Senior Vice President for Urban Projects at Mission Bay in San Francisco, where he was responsible for the development of Mission Place (renamed The Beacon), and The Glassworks. Before joining Catellus, he was a developer for Safeway and Marriott International. At Marriott, he developed senior residential units in California and Washington as well as entitling additional units for future development. Mr. Bland holds a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology from Stanford University and a Master of Business Administration from Saint Mary's College.