Chad Shuskey

Chad Shuskey serves as the Senior Vice President of Research & Real Estate for WDCEP.

Mr. Shuskey is instrumental in positioning the organization as an information clearinghouse and a leader in research on real estate development and construction activity in Washington, DC.

His primary responsibilities include implementation and strategy for WDCEP’s retail attraction program (ranging from start-ups to national brands); management of the WDCEP’s Geographical Information Systems & information technology; collection of development information and economic indicators for the District of Columbia; and demographic, development, and  site location analysis for business attraction and retention efforts.

Additionally, Mr. Shuskey oversees production of the WDCEP’s publications and  on-line tools. Chief among these are The DC Development Report, an annual census of the real estate development activity in the District of Columbia; the IEDC Gold Award Winning Neighborhood Profiles, an annual series offering demographic and other information about 54 neighborhoods across the District of Columbia; and both the Retail Site Search, an interactive catalog of available and forthcoming retail space in the District of Columbia and Development Search, and interactive database of development projects; and

Mr. Shuskey has worked for the Washington DC Economic Partnership since 2001. He previously held the titles of Research Analyst, Manager of Research & Information and then Director, Research & Visual Communications. His responsibilities have grown from assisting in research, GIS and publication projects to overseeing those initiatives.