News & Events

Real Estate Football Tailgate
Villanova vs Elon Homecoming 2017 

Join the DiLella Center at the annual Football Club Tailgate for Homecoming 2017 at Villanova University. Stop by for some food, networking and fun prior to kickoff. 

October 28, 2017
12-3:30 pm
A2 Lot

Game starts at 3:30 p.m.

Please email for game tickets.

For more info on Homecoming 2017, click here.


DiLella Center 10th Anniversary Takeover Week Events


Fireside Chat with Dean Joyce E.A. Russell, PhD and Daniel DiLella

Kick off the celebration with a fireside chat featuring DiLella Center founder - Daniel M. DiLella and The Helen and William O'Toole Dean, – Dean Joyce E.A. Russell. 

November 6, 2017
5:30-7 pm
Villanova University
Bartley Hall, Room 1011

Click here to register
Click here for parking pass

DiLella Center CFO Panel

Build new relationships while learning about the career paths of real estate finance leaders at the annual Real Estate CFO Panel.

November 8, 2017
4:30-7:30 pm
Villanova University
Bartley Hall, Room 1011

Panel speakers include:

  • Charles Boyle, Universal Health Services
  • Bob McCadden, Pennsylvania REIT
  • Pat O’Grady, Morgan Properties
  • Tim Martin, CubeSmart
  • John Longino, JPOrleans
  • James Smith, Campus Apartments

Speed Networking

Real estate professionals and real estate students will come together for rounds of speed networking to close out the 10th anniversary takeover week.

November 9, 2017
5:30 - 7 pm
Villanova University
Bartley Hall, The Curley Exchange

Professionals register here
Students register here
Click here for parking pass


Past Events


DiLella Center Golf Outing

September 25, 2017

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Real Estate Career Conference featuring
Ryan Simonetti, Co- Founder and CEO

September 28, 2017

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For More Information

Daniel M. DiLella Center for Real Estate
Villanova School of Business
800 East Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085
(610) 519-4334

Shawn Howton, PhD
Faculty Director

Jessica Taylor

Charlie Davidson
Clinical Faculty

Tony Ziccardi
Center Fellow

Kathryn Gentile
Program Coordinator