Denise F. Davis - Vice President Corporate Communications & Investor Relations


Denise F. Davis is Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Communications. She has more than two decades of experience in strategic communications, financial relations, marketing and branding.

She joined the firm in 2007 and launched a nationwide corporate branding program. In her role with the property teams, she helped to standardize system-wide efficiency metrics to further improve operations at the property level. She works closely with the asset management teams and property managers to implement programs to improve tenant satisfaction. Ms. Davis also is responsible for national vendor contracts and oversees property design and renovation programs for common areas throughout the portfolio.

In addition to her operations responsibility, Ms. Davis is responsible for strategic communications, media relations, website development and social media, marketing and market research for all of YPI's audiences.

She brings more than 24 years of corporate and agency communications and marketing experience for Fortune 500 companies including serving as Director of Corporate Communications for Salem Communications Corp., Vice President of Communications for PNC Bank Corp, and Manager of Media Relations for Mellon Bank Corp. Her agency experience includes serving as Vice President and Deputy Manager of Hill and Knowlton, and as a senior counselor of Burson Marsteller where she served on the financial communications, labor communications and M&A teams. Davis is a graduate of the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Public Relations.



Senior Management

Zaya S. Younan
Chairman and CEO

Tony Avila
Vice President Acquisitions

John R. Cook
Regional Vice President
Leasing and Operations

Denise F. Davis
Vice President
Corporate Communications
and Investor Relations

Joy DeBacker
Regional Vice President
Leasing and Operations

Maria Castorena
Vice President Finance
and Accounting

Wallace "Bud" Smith
Vice President Facilities
and Engineering