William E. Coats
Regional Vice President, New Development
Bill joined Weingarten in 2008 as Regional Director of Development in the Atlanta office. As part of WRI’s Growth team, Bill handled both development and acquisitions in the Company’s Mid-Atlantic region. In addition to his responsibilities in Growth, Bill is currently leading the Project Management and Development teams for the Company’s two large, mixed-use developments in Northern Virginia, West Alex and Centro Arlington. Throughout Bill’s career, he has developed and/or acquired over 30 shopping centers. Bill holds a BSIM degree in Management from The Georgia Institute of Technology and is a licensed Real Estate Broker in the state of Georgia.