Chairman & CEO
Joe McMillan is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DDG, an integrated investment, development, design, construction and asset management firm focused on the acquisition and development of real estate and underlying equity, debt or hybrid securities. DDG has a significant focus on incorporating design and the arts in its projects.
Since founding the firm in 2009, DDG has become one of the most active developers in New York City. Under McMillan’s guidance the company has expanded its luxury real estate portfolio to California and Florida.
McMillan’s development portfolio of mixed-use retail, residential and community facility projects in Manhattan include 100 Franklin Street in TriBeCa, 325 West Broadway in SoHo, and 180 East 88th Street on the Upper East Side; and residential projects include 12 Warren Street in TriBeCa, 25 Wooster Street in SoHo, 41 Bond Street in NoHo, 345meatpacking (345 West 14thStreet) in the Meatpacking District and 532 West 20th Street in West Chelsea. In Brooklyn, the firm is converting a multi-family apartment building to luxury condominiums at The Standish in Brooklyn Heights.