The CWI 1 Team

W. P. Carey
Founded in 1973, W. P. Carey is a publicly traded REIT (NYSE: WPC) that provides long-term sale-leaseback and build-to-suit financing for companies worldwide and manages an investment portfolio of more than $20 billion. W. P. Carey continues to employ its:

  • established credit and real estate underwriting process
  • 35+ years of experience as sponsor to 19 public real estate investment programs throughout various economic cycles
  • history as a capital provider to companies worldwide

Watermark Capital Partners
CWI 1 pairs W. P. Carey’s long history of discipline and successful investment management and fundraising with Watermark Capital Partners’ lodging industry investment, management and strategic value-enhancement experience. Watermark Capital Partners has:

  • specialized in making lodging-focused investments
  • extensive expertise in demographic shifts, specialized marketing and value enhancement strategies
  • CEO, Michael Medzigian, who has managed more than $3.8 billion in lodging properties during his 33 years in the industry


Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.