Meet The Team

Our management team has more than 150 years of combined experience in the real estate business and has a deep understanding of all facets of the commercial marketplace. From industrial parks to office buildings, from retail centers to land awaiting development, the presence of DSM Commercial is everywhere.

Meet The Team

Our management team has more than 150 years of combined experience in the real estate business and has a deep understanding of all facets of the commercial marketplace. From industrial parks to office buildings, from retail centers to land awaiting development, the presence of DSM Commercial is everywhere.

Tripp Way

Tripp Way

Managing Partner, SIOR

 

Fred Wittig

Fred Wittig

Partner

 

Robert Wittig

Robert Wittig

Partner

 

Brittany Danahy

Brittany Danahy

Partner, CCIM

 

Michael Loessner

Michael Loessner

Managing Partner, Construction

 

Jim Tancredi

Jim Tancredi

Partner

 

John Papili

John Papili

Partner

 

Andy Fox

Andy Fox

Partner

 

Tripp Way

Managing Partner, SIOR

After graduating from the University of Delaware with a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance, Tripp entered into commercial real estate, beginning his career as a commercial real estate appraiser.  Tripp handled the appraisal of long-term care facilities, hospitals, medical office buildings and various other properties. After moving on to become a commercial real estate broker, his responsibilities included tenant and landlord representation and investment property analysis and sales.  Prior to starting DSM Commercial, he served as Senior Consultant to the Herman/Turner Group, as a consultant with Capital Valuation Group and was a partner at Emory Hill Real Estate Services.

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In his time before joining the commercial real estate industry, Tripp served on Congressman Mike Castle’s campaign staff and served as a White House intern in Presidential Scheduling. He was also responsible for the Advance Manifest for the President’s trip to Russia, contributed to the First Lady’s daily schedule of events and was a member of the Advance Team for the First Lady’s health care tour of Philadelphia.

In his down time, Tripp enjoys spending time with his family in Bethany Beach, DE, golfing and running or working out. He recently completed his first marathon, in December of 2013. Tripp is married and has two children, Trevor (14) and Madelyn (12).

Mr. Way’s professional affiliations are as follows:

SIOR | Delaware Association of Realtors (DAR) | Committee of 100

Commercial Industrial Realty Council (CIRC)

Robert Wittig

Partner

Robert’s interest in Real Estate brokerage and development grew from his family’s 50 years of history in the industry throughout the tri-state area.

After attending the University of Delaware, Robert began his career working with his father and brother, focusing on the acquisition and development of commercial properties. Since 1987 Robert and his partners have developed over or acquired over 1.7 million square feet of commercial space along the east coast consisting of major retailers such as Walgreens, CVS, Food Lion, Happy Harry’s, Wawa, Lowe’s Home Improvement, McDonald’s, WSFS, Wilmington Trust, Bank of America, Starbucks and other national and regional restaurant chains, fast food stores and retailers. DSM has holdings in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Vermont, North Carolina and Florida.

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Robert is a past board member of Big Brothers Big Sisters of DE, supporter of The Limen House and volunteer for the Leukemia Research Foundation of Delaware. He is also a past board member of the Tobin Foundation and continues to support a number of charitable organizations throughout Delaware and New Jersey. However, his true passion is working with the recovering community.

Robert is a resident of Wilmington, Delaware, and is the proud father of two young adults that live in Delaware as well.

Fred Wittig

Partner

Fred’s interest in Real Estate brokerage and development grew from his family’s 50 years of history in the industry throughout the tri-state area.

After attending the University of Delaware, Fred began his career working with his father and brother, focusing on the acquisition and development of commercial properties. Since 1982 Fred and his brother have developed commercial space along the east coast consisting of major retailers such as Walgreens, Food Lion, Happy Harry’s, Wawa. Lowe’s Home Improvement, McDonald’s. WSFS, Wilmington Trust, Bank of America, and other national and regional restaurant chains, fast food stores and retailers. DSM has holdings in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Vermont, North Carolina and Florida.

 

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Fred is a board member of TRAC (Therapeutic Riding at Carousel), and supports a number of charitable organizations throughout Delaware and New Jersey.

Fred is a resident of Middletown, Delaware, and is an avid muscle car enthusiast and also enjoys fishing along the east coast with all his brothers and friends.

John Papili

Partner

John is a commercial real estate professional that focuses on the construction management and development of all facets of commercial real estate projects. To date, John has been involved in over two million square feet of development and construction.

Michael Loessner

Managing Partner, Construction

Mike has 30 years of experience in Commercial Construction Management. His expertise includes high rise office, medical, hotels, retail, institutional, schools, and theaters which combined, totals over $500 million dollars.

Mike is experienced in Construction Management, General Contracting, and Design Build project delivery methods.

Brittany Danahy

Partner, CCIM

Brittany Danahy is a commercial real estate professional focusing on the leasing and sale of retail, office, and investment properties throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. Brittany was the Mid-Atlantic real estate manager for Chipotle Mexican Grill (covering MD, DC, VA, NC) before moving to DSM Commercial to lead their Rehoboth Beach office.

Jim Tancredi

Partner

Jim Tancredi entered the real estate profession in 1986 as a residential sales associate. In 1987, he migrated into the appraisal side of the business, joining Advisory and Appraisal Company in Wilmington.

Andy Fox

Partner

Andy began his real estate career in 2003 after graduating from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance. From 2003 to 2008, Andy served as a consultant to various developers, managing the successful acquisition and approval of numerous major subdivisions and commercial development projects.

Jeff Berlin

Jeff Berlin

Project Manager

 

Griffin Conaty

Griffin Conaty

Sales Agent

 

Lauren Crossan

Lauren Crossan

Accounting / Property Management

 

Kortney Diduch

Kortney Diduch

Administrative

 

Lisa Diduch

Lisa Diduch

Property Manager / Construction Bookkeeper

 

Alicia Fox

Alicia Fox

Sales Agent

 

Aimee Kegley

Aimee Kegley

Accounting / Property Manager

 

Lin Kurkowski

Lin Kurkowski

Accounting / Property Manager

 

Pat Lorenz

Pat Lorenz

Sales Agent

 

Kristen Mickle

Kristen Mickle

Marketing Coordinator

 

Frank Papili

Frank Papili

Project Manager

 

Grier Wakefield

Grier Wakefield

Sales Agent

 

Daniel Wham

Daniel Wham

Sales Agent

 

Gordon Winegar

Gordon Winegar

Sales Agent

 

Real estate endeavors often encompass the implementation of a diverse array of professional services that when properly coordinated, yield optimal results to the investor.

DSM Commercial has rapidly become a leader in Delaware and the Mid-Atlantic region with an all-inclusive suite of commercial real estate services, including commercial brokerage, construction management, property management, real estate development and maintenance. Since the launch of DSM Commercial in 2012, we have completed nearly 1,000 real estate transactions valued at over $350 million and over $150 million in new construction projects.

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We live, work and volunteer within our community and leverage this understanding of our client base and their business strategy to recognize opportunities and identify the most effective solution in this ever evolving, fast paced commercial real estate market. Many favorable changes have taken place in the region in the last few years. We are excited about future prospects, partners and projects and we will continue to provide our clients with all of their commercial real estate needs. We hope that you will be one of those clients.