Chief Development Officer
Mr. Rosenthal is the Chief Development Officer at Savanna, where he oversees the design, construction, development, and sustainability of Savanna’s assets. Throughout his career, Mr. Rosenthal has worked on over $1 billion of construction projects. Prior to joining Savanna, Mr. Rosenthal founded JDR Associates in 2005 after 20 years in the real estate industry. His project experience includes commercial high-rise construction, hotel construction, interior fit-outs, institutional, industrial, residential and public works projects. Prior to JDR Associates, Mr. Rosenthal was a senior member of the design and construction management team at Boston Properties where he was involved with the development of over 3.0 million square feet, including the design and construction of Times Square Tower, a 1.2 million square feet ground-up high rise in Manhattan. Prior to Boston Properties, Mr. Rosenthal held various field and management positions at Turner Construction, including Preconstruction Manager for the New York office. Mr. Rosenthal received an MBA in Management from Hofstra University and a BS in Electrical Engineering from SUNY Buffalo, New York.