Woodmont Properties inks Beyda as head of industrial acquisitions

Woodmont Industrial Partners, the Fairfield-based affiliate of real estate development and management firm Woodmont Properties, announced on Tuesday that Steven Bayda has been appointed to head of industrial acquisitions.

In this role, Beyda will join the executive leadership team and help drive industrial acquisitions focusing on procurement throughout the Northeast.

“Woodmont Properties’ exceptional leadership team is one of the reasons I was immediately drawn to this position and I was especially excited about the opportunity to directly contribute to Woodmont’s continuing planned growth,” Beyda said. “I’m confident Woodmont’s legacy of success, strong executive team and incredible in-house resources will enable successful expansion throughout the nation’s hottest industrial markets.”

Prior to WIP, Bayda served as a senior vice president at CBRE Advisory & Transaction Services. Before that, he was an associate at Jones Lang LaSalle.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Steven to our team and look forward to the significant growth, value and creativity he will undoubtably bring to our industrial arm,” Eric Witmondt, CEO of Woodmont Properties, said. “His proven track record, impressive industry expertise and exhaustive knowledge of the industrial market represent only part of his widespread skill-set. We anticipate Steven will quickly become an instrumental member of our hardworking team and an incredible asset to Woodmont Industrial Partners for many years to come.”