Mr. Chiazza has been in the real estate development business since 1982. Since 2007, he has been project partner and Executive Vice President of Iskalo Development Corp., a full service, commercial real estate development company headquartered in Williamsville, NY.
At Iskalo Development, he works closely with company founder Paul Iskalo to identify new project opportunities and leads the acquisition, project planning/programming, feasibility and entitlement process for all new projects and participates in the oversight of company operations. Previously, Mr. Chiazza has held positions with Ciminelli Development Company, Benderson Development Company, the Allied Group and Sovran Group. He previously served as Senior Lecturer in the Program in Real Estate at Cornell University (now the Baker Program in Real Estate). His experience encompasses facets of real estate development including acquisitions, disposition, leasing, property management, finance and entitlements. His project experience includes nearly all asset classes: office, apartments, hospitality, industrial, retail, and public-public partnership projects. David is a lifelong resident of Buffalo, NY presently residing in Amherst with his wife, Ellen.