MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust announced the appointment of Edward Pitoniak as acting president and CEO. Pitoniak has served as managing director, overseeing InnVest’s business since April 2014. He will remain a member of the Board of Trustees.
Pitoniak succeeds Anthony Messina, who has served as president and CEO per a two-year agreement that concluded yesterday.
“On behalf of the Board,” said Daniel Lewis, lead independent director, “I would like to take this opportunity to thank Tony for his valuable contributions to InnVest over these last two years of service as CEO. He led the authorship and execution of a portfolio strategic plan that has established a solid foundation for InnVest’s future.”
“The last two years have been an active time for InnVest,” commented Anthony Messina. “I am proud of the achievements we have been able to make over this period and look forward to continuing my working relationship with InnVest in my ongoing role with Westmont Hospitality Group.”