David Snell

Vice President, Real Estate

Years of Real Estate Experience: 28

Years with Matthews Southwest: 20

Dave joined the management team of Matthews Southwest to help implement strategic growth by identifying viable development opportunities while at the same time maintaining effective cost management. While doing this, Dave has been responsible in a senior role for the development of the 1001 room $346M Dallas Omni Convention Center Hotel, the 2 million square foot $1.6B BOW office tower in downtown Calgary, AB and the 1.2 million square foot $100M residential loft conversion project known as South Side on Lamar in Dallas, TX. Among current responsibilities, Dave leads our Hospitality Division as the Asset Manager for the Omni Dallas Hotel and as well as for our 755 room dual branded W / Element by Westin Hotel development project currently under construction in Philadelphia, PA.

Dave has extensive experience in acquisitions, leasing, servicing, permitting, designing and development of large scale commercial, industrial and hospitality projects. His knowledge and expertise in these areas have proven to be very beneficial in ensuring projects are delivered on time and on budget.

Prior to joining Matthews Southwest, Dave spent seven years in the commercial real estate business with Canada's largest independent real estate broker.