ABOUT

Widewaters is a vertically integrated real estate organization with over 50 years of experience in the development, construction, acquisition and management of retail, hospitality, residential and office/industrial properties across North America.

We have developed or acquired over 13 million square feet of institutional quality real estate assets with a value in excess of $2 billion. In-house capabilities include acquisitions, site selection, entitlements, feasibility, legal, leasing, financing, accounting, construction, property management, and asset management. Leveraging our entrepreneurial instincts, capital and expertise, Widewaters continues to develop and acquire high-quality real estate across North America.

Widewaters’ corporate office is in Syracuse, New York, with additional operations in the Charlotte, North Carolina, and Salt Lake City, Utah, areas.

OUR VISION

We are a diversified commercial real estate organization that performs at the highest level of integrity and dedication to our associates, clients, partners and investors. By prioritizing dynamic growth opportunities and leveraging our depth of talent and expertise, we continually demonstrate excellence in real estate markets, investments and services.

OUR MISSION

Widewaters is passionate about delivering best-in-class excellence in real estate investments and services. A vertically integrated organization with highly experienced professionals with expertise across multiple asset classes, we develop, acquire, manage, construct and broker.

LEADERSHIP

Joseph R. Scuderi

President
315-445-8585
jscuderi@widewaters.com

William S. Holstein

Senior Vice President
315-445-8630
wholstein@widewaters.com

Robert M. Spoto

Vice President of Asset Management
315-445-8556
rspoto@widewaters.com

Stephen A. Ranieri

Vice President of Design & Construction
315-445-8568
sranieri@widewaters.com

Joseph M. Snyder

Vice President of Corporate General Counsel
315-445-8607
jsnyder@widewaters.com

John J. Ferris

Vice President of Property Management
315-445-8594
jferris@widewaters.com

Timothy Carroll

Vice President of Information Technology
315-445-8573
tcarroll@widewaters.com

Edward G. Shagen

Vice President of Development – Western Region
435-658-9923
eshagen@widewaters.com

James W. Lavelle

Vice President of Retail Leasing
315-445-8613
jlavelle@widewaters.com

Kaye V. Habib

Vice President
315-445-8562
khabib@widewaters.com

Brian R. Long

Director of Development – Southeast
704-248-7838
blong@widewaters.com

Marco Marzocchi

Director of Development
315-445-8598
mmarzocchi@widewaters.com

Tracy S. Lauer

Leasing Agent – Northeast
315-445-8631
tlauer@widewaters.com

Christopher W. Kutlick

Leasing Agent Southeast
704-644-7846
ckutlick@widewaters.com

OUR COMPANY HISTORY

1971

Joseph T. Scuderi forms Pyramid Brokerage Company of Syracuse, the predecessor to the Widewaters Group.

Young Scuderi
Scuderi-JTS with Haggerty
TPA

1975-1981

Under the Pyramid Brokerage name, Joseph T. Scuderi develops single-tenant office buildings in DeWitt, Liverpool and Sherburne, New York.

1983

50-acre site in DeWitt, NewYork, acquired for the development of the Widewaters Office Park.

Widewaters Aerial
Pyramid Brokerage Company’s development division is incorporated as The Widewaters Group, Inc.

1984

Pyramid Brokerage Company’s development division is incorporated as The Widewaters Group, Inc.

1985

Widewaters expands to the Rochester, New York, market with the development of the Bushnell’s Basin Office Building in Pittsford.

Bushnell’s Basin Office Building
Woodcliff Arial
Woodcliff site map

1986

Widewaters acquires a site in Fairport, New York, for Woodcliff, a 285-acre mixed-use project.

1987

Woodcliff Office Building opens, bringing the Widewaters office portfolio to nearly 500,000 square feet.

Sylvan Glen, Widewaters’ first residential development, opens in Woodcliff.

Woodcliff Office Park
Roseland Center

1988

Widewaters enters the Retail Development sector with the construction of the 200,000-square-foot Roseland Center in Canandaigua, New York.

1989

Widewaters’ Class-A Office inventory exceeds 1 million square feet with the opening of the MetLife Building in Utica, New York.

Met Utica Office Aerial
1990

1990

Widewaters IX Office Building opens as the final phase of Widewaters Office Park and becomes the new home for The Widewaters Group and the Pyramid Brokerage Company.

1991

Widewaters Construction, Inc., is formed to perform construction management and services for a growing portfolio.

Widewaters develops its first project outside New York State, a 175,000-square-foot shopping center in Wallingford, Connecticut.

1991
1992

1992

Widewaters develops and opens the Aroostook Centre Mall in Presque Isle, Maine.

1997

Widewaters’ Retail portfolio reaches 1.5 million square feet with the opening of the Chenango Towne Center in Norwich, New York.

1997
1998

1998

Widewaters enters the Hotel Development sector with the opening of the Hampton Inn & Suites in Victor, New York.

2005

In a four-year span, Widewaters develops six more hotels in five different states.

2005
2005
2006

2006

Widewaters sells its Class-A Office portfolio consisting of nearly 2 million square feet.

2007

Widewaters opens a Charlotte, North Carolina, office, establishing a base for its growing development activity in the mid-Atlantic states.

2007
2008

2008

Widewaters develops its 15th hotel and first Canadian project – the Residence Inn in Downtown Moncton, New Brunswick.

2011

Widewaters opens an office in the Salt Lake City, Utah, area, establishing a base for future development activities in the western U.S. and Canada.

2011
The Porter
The Porter

2016-2018

Widewaters expands hotel development to the western region, opening 11 new hotels totaling 1,734 rooms in seven states and one Canadian province.

2019

Widewaters completes its first multifamily project, the 350-unit ParkStone Village in Knightdale, North Carolina.

Widewaters enters the Washington, D.C., market with the acquisition of its 38th hotel, the Hyatt House Herndon/Reston in Virginia.

Parkstone at Knightdale
Hyatt House Herndon
Widewaters office

2020

Widewaters builds a new office building for company headquarters and the Pyramid Brokerage Company.