Scott D. Greenberg is the President and Co-Owner of ECD Company. As President of the ECD Company and Creator of theWit hotel, Scott Greenberg has been a leading force and pioneer in creating retail, office and hotel properties that have been recognized nationally for shaping trends in commercial real estate development. Mr. Greenberg has over 30 years of real estate development and operating experience.
Mr. Greenberg has received national recognition for groundbreaking projects such as CityPark Lincolnshire, which was an early example of how a suburban multi-use project could be built successfully to combine office, retail, restaurants, theatre and hotel properties into a single development. The outcome was the creation of a pedestrian-friendly suburban town center, where none existed before in this town.
Mr. Greenberg also has been recognized by the Marriott Corporation for his innovation and leadership with the development of one of the first urban high-rise, new construction, select service properties, known as the Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites, located only one block from North Michigan Avenue’s “Magnificent Mile” in downtown Chicago.
Recently, Hilton Corporation awarded Mr. Greenberg “Full Service Developer of the Year by Doubletree” for his achievement in launching theWit Hotel. With the opening, Mr. Greenberg has conceived and now completed one of the most compelling and innovative Hilton franchised properties in the United States.
Greenberg serves as a member of International Board of Governors for the Weizmann Institute of Science. His business affiliations include the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, the Illinois International Trade Association and The Executives’ Club of Chicago.
Greenberg received a Bachelor’s Degree from Claremont Men’s College and a Masters in Business Administration from Columbia University. Greenberg is married to Ms. Alison Zirn, a partner at DLA Piper LLP (US) and has three children.