Coventry Development Welcomes Back Darryl Jones as Senior Vice President
(Lone Tree, Colo.) – February 23, 2021 – Coventry Development Corporation, the master community developer for the RidgeGate mixed-use community, today announced that Darryl Jones has been appointed as Senior Vice President. Jones previously served on the Coventry team for twelve years in development and project implementation and is rejoining the team after an almost five-year tenure with Denver International Airport. Jones will be responsible for the overall management of portfolio assets involving land and development transactions, public relations, marketing, project and site design review, and infrastructure management and facilitation.
“We are thrilled to welcome Darryl back to the Coventry team as Senior Vice President,” said Keith Simon, Executive Vice President and Director of Development for Coventry Development Corporation, the master developer for RidgeGate. “His strong leadership, industry experience and business insight will be integral as we continue to build and expand the RidgeGate community.”
Coventry has expertise in methodically creating mixed-use urban communities, adhering to best practices in all aspects of land design and infrastructure, as well a residential and commercial vitality. Jones previously served as Vice President and Development Manager of Coventry Development Corporation, where he managed major land planning and development projects in Colorado, Florida and Texas.
Bringing to bear 32 years of experience in management and community development, Jones rejoins the Coventry team from Denver International Airport where he served for nearly five years as Chief Real Estate Officer and Executive Vice President. There he was responsible for the continued development and economic expansion of the airport’s real estate program on 16,000 developable acres. Jones also served as the Director of Planning and Government Affairs for Oakwood Homes and as Planning Manager for the Community Development Department of the City of Greenwood Village, Colorado.
“I am elated to rejoin the Coventry team during such an exciting time for the RidgeGate community as the east side begins to take shape,” said Jones. “I look forward to leading the team into the future as we work to transform the south metro Denver area in the years to come.”
Jones holds a Master of City Planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Arts in Landscape Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley. He is a former member of the Greenwood Village City Council.