Walton Development and Management LP Appoints Craig Dickie as President
Craig to lead the WDM Canada team, managing 15 developments and over 19,000 acres of land in Alberta and Ontario
Walton Announces Senior Vice President, Public Policy, Ontario
Fareed Amin to lead Walton's public policy strategy for Ontario
Walton Announces Chief Financial Officer
Steven Friedman to oversee corporate finances for Walton Development & Management (USA), Inc.
Second GRAD-Ready Site Approved in Barrow County
Walton's 360-acre site has high visibility along the 316 innovation corridor and is located a mile west of historic downtown Statham
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Sanctuary at Southgate, roundabout complete

June 6, 2016

The intersection of North Rocky River Road and Poplin Road in Union County, North Carolina has re-opened. The construction of a roundabout, which was designed to improve safety and mobility through the Sanctuary at Southgate mixed-use, master-planned community is complete and open to traffic.

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Walton Development and Management LP Appoints Craig Dickie as President

April 12, 2016

Craig Dickie has been appointed President of Walton Development and Management LP (“WDM”). In his new role, Craig will lead the WDM Canada team, managing 15 developments, encompassing nearly 4,800 acres, and over 19,000 acres of land in various stages of the planning approval process throughout Alberta and Ontario, Canada.

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The Walton Group of Companies Announces Builders for Chisholm Trail Ranch

April 5, 2016

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a privately held, multi-national real estate investment and development group in Texas, with U.S. headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona, has announced the builders for Chisholm Trail Ranch, a master-planned community of residential homes and commercial-retail properties.

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Terra Firma Capital Corporation Announces First Transaction in Partnership with Walton Group of Companies

November 3, 2015

Terra Firma Capital Corporation (TSX-V: TII) ("Terra Firma" or the “Company”), is pleased to announce the closing of an $11.4 million loan to finance a land transaction in Charlotte, North Carolina. This is the first transaction in partnership with the Walton Group of Companies (“Walton”), one of the largest specialized land investment and development groups in North America.

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The Walton Group of Companies Breaks Ground on Chisholm Trail Ranch

October 15, 2015

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a privately held, multi-national real estate investment and development group in Texas, with U.S. headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona, has announced it has broken ground at Chisholm Trail Ranch, a master-planned community of residential homes and commercial properties. Walton’s 261-acre residential project is the first new development to begin construction along the $1.4 billion Chisholm Trail Parkway, which opened in May, 2014.

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Bridge Designed to Accommodate Wildlife

August 31, 2015

The Walton Group of Companies (“Walton”) is pleased to announce that Hawks Ridge Pass, the new wildlife bridge in the community of Hawks Ridge at Big Lake in Edmonton, Alberta, officially opened on August 19, 2015. The $4 million wildlife underpass was built to accommodate moose and other wildlife migrating through the region.

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Walton Launches the Construction Phase of Cornerstone

August 31, 2015

On August 26, 2015, a vital part of the City’s DNA, Cornerstone by Walton Development and Management LP (WDM) officially launched its construction phase. Taking shape over eleven hundred acres, Cornerstone will be home to approximately 30,000 residents, forging new ground in Calgary’s northeast quadrant.

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Henday Industrial Park Signs Brock White Canada Company as First Tenant

August 12, 2015

WAM Development Group (WAM) announced today the first major tenant to lease space in the first phase of Henday Industrial Park. Brock White Canada Company (Brock White) will be leasing 112,130 square feet in the industrial park for its main warehouse and distribution facility.

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Former Ontario Deputy Minister Joins Walton Group of Companies to Spearhead Ontario Public Policy and Growth Strategy in the Province

August 10, 2015

Walton Global Investments Ltd. is pleased to announce the appointment of Fareed Amin as Senior Vice President, Public Policy, Ontario. Fareed will be responsible for leading Walton’s public policy strategy for Ontario and aligning Walton’s growth strategy with the Province of Ontario’s own economic development objectives.

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Province Declares New Alliston Industrial Site 'Investment Ready'

July 21, 2015

The Walton Group of Companies is pleased to announce that its Alliston Industrial Business Park development site has been selected as one of the first “Investment Ready Sites” in Ontario as part of the Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure’s new Certified Site program.

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Walton Announces Chief Financial Officer

July 22, 2015

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a privately-owned real estate investment and development group, has named Steven Friedman Chief Financial Officer of Walton Development & Management (USA), Inc. (WDM). Friedman is an industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience and a strong track record of financial leadership and counsel.

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Second GRAD-Ready Site Approved in Barrow County 

March 24, 2015

The city of Statham and Barrow County Economic & Community Development Department announced today that the second Georgia Ready for Accelerated Development (GRAD) site was approved in Barrow County by the Georgia Department of Economic Development. The 360-acre site, owned by Walton Development and Management, has high visibility along the 316 innovation corridor and is located a mile west of historic downtown Statham. 

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Walton Accepts Legacy Award from Tarleton 

February 23, 2015

The President’s Legacy Awards recognize individuals and supporters who have exhibited Tarleton’s core values of integrity, leadership, tradition, civility, excellence and service. Recipients are selected by the university president to exemplify those core values, which are embraced by students, faculty and staff as models to be emulated.

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Tarleton State University plans Forth Worth campus 

December 8, 2014
Tarleton State University today announced plans to build a campus in Fort Worth adjacent to the newly constructed Chisholm Trail Parkway at Old Granbury Road. Tarleton will seek state funding for a building on the new campus during the upcoming legislative session and, if approved, will construct the facility on 80 acres of developable land donated by the Walton Group of Companies.

Walton Announces Senior Vice President of Retail Development

November 13, 2014

The Walton Group of Companies, a family-owned real estate investment and development group, announced today that John Goodwin will join Walton’s land acquisitions and institutional relationships group, Walton Asset Management-USA, as Senior Vice President of Retail Development. 

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Six Nations and Walton Build On Strategic Partnership 

November 5, 2014

The Six Nations of the Grand River (Six Nations) and the Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a family-owned real estate investment and development group in Ontario, with headquarters in Calgary, Alberta, announced today a new agreement that will further solidify their partnership in the County of Brant.

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Walton Group of Companies Announces New Senior Vice President 

October 16, 2014

The Walton Group of Companies, with U.S. headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona announced today that Kip Gilleland will join Walton’s land acquisitions and institutional relationships group, Walton Asset Management, as Senior Vice President. 

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Walton Group of Companies Announces Edward Fleming as New COO 

October 3, 2014

The Walton Group of Companies announced today that Colonel Edward Fleming, US Army, Retired has joined Walton Development and Management (WDM) as Chief Operating Officer for North America.

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Walton Promotes John Bonanno to General Manager of Georgia, The Carolinas and Tennessee

August 5, 2014

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a family-owned real estate investment and development group in the Southeast, with regional headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, announced today the promotion of John Bonanno to General Manager of Georgia,  Tennessee, and the Carolinas. 

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Stratford Land, Legacy Capital and the Walton Group of Companies Announce Deal on Chisholm Trail Ranch

July 18, 2014

Stratford Land, Legacy Capital and the Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a family-owned real estate investment and development group in Texas, with U.S. Headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona, announced today that Walton has purchased the single-family portions, approximately 268 acres, in the Chisholm Trail Ranch Master Plan in Fort Worth, Texas. The development is bisected by the recently opened Chisholm Trail Parkway, and will include approximately 1,100 single-family residential homes, multi-family and commercial uses.

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Walton and Smith Douglas Homes Announce 2nd Closing of Woodward Crossing Development

July 15, 2014

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a family-owned real estate investment, planning and development group in Georgia and Smith Douglas Homes, the 4th largest home builder in Atlanta, announced today the closing of an additional 24 lots at Woodward Crossing, a vibrant residential community in Gwinnett County.

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Walton Acquires Tarrant County Land From Texas GLO Along Chisholm Trail Parkway

June 18, 2014

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a family-owned real estate investment and development group in Texas, with U.S. headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona, announced today the acquisition of 1,755 acres of land from the Texas General Land Office (GLO) in Tarrant County. Walton will design a master-planned community for the expanding growth corridor.

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Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, WAM Development Group and Walton Group of Companies Announce Joint Venture

May 7, 2014

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), WAM Development Group (WAM) and Walton Group of Companies (Walton) announced today a joint venture to develop a 250 acre industrial site in northwest Edmonton, Alta. The development project will transform the current land into approximately four million square feet of distribution and logistics warehousing. 

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Walton Announces Myron Spencer as Vice President of Operations

March 19, 2014

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a family-owned real estate investment group with U.S. headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona, announced today that Myron Spencer has been named Vice President of Operations, Walton Development and Management (WDM).

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Walton Announces Melanie Graf as Regional President

March 19, 2014

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a family-owned real estate investment group in the Washington D.C. Metro area, with U.S. headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona, announced today that Melanie Graf has been named Regional President, Walton Development and Management (WDM), East region.

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Walton Announces John Vick as South Central USA Regional President

February 25, 2014

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a family-owned real estate investment group in Texas, with U.S. headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona, announced today that John Vick has been named Regional President, Walton Development and Management (WDM), South Central USA.

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Sam Wilkins Joins Walton Asset Management 

January 30, 2014

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a Canadian real estate investment, planning, and development group with U.S. headquarters based in Scottsdale, Arizona, announced today that Sam Wilkins has joined as Executive Vice President, Capital Markets of Walton Asset Management (WAM).

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Walton Announces Laak as Chief Financial Officer for North America

October 17, 2013

The Walton Group of Companies (Walton), a Canadian real estate group, with U.S. headquarters based in Scottsdale, Arizona, announced today the appointment of Robert Laak as Chief Financial Officer for Walton Development and Management (WDM). 

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Walton's Gas Lamp Project Wins Unanimous Approval from San Marcos City Council

September 6, 2013

The San Marcos City Council unanimously approved the Gas Lamp District Project, a 495-acre master-planned community along I-35 in the City of San Marcos, Texas. 

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Walton Announces New Residential Development for Beeton Families

July 23, 2013

Walton announced today it has started work on an exciting new, sustainable community for the residents of Beeton. The initiative will be a joint residential project with notable homebuilders Alliance Homes and Cosmopolitan Homes.

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Working with and assisting Six Nations Elected Council to strengthen a new partnership

July 18, 2013

The Six Nations of the Grand River and Walton Development and Management are pleased to announce a new Capacity Funding Agreement (the "Agreement"). The Agreement provides a basis for Walton and Six Nations to carry out open discussions respecting Walton’s proposals for development projects in the County of Brant, and commits the necessary time and resources to create mutually beneficial opportunities.

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Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority negotiating with Walton International with goal of bringing More Water to the I-35/TX-130 Corridors

March 21, 2012

Officials with the Guadelupe Blanco River Authority (GBRA) and Walton International (Walton) have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) today to negotiate toward a plan to bring new water to the fast-developing region of Hays, Caldwell, Comal, Guadelupe and Gonzales counties and, together with other stakeholders, positioning it for responsible and sustainable growth.

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