Inquiries and Media Contact: Stephen Fean, Watchdog Real Estate Project Management, 215.625.8550


Los Angeles, CA, September 18, 2017 – Watchdog Real Estate Project Management, a leading owner’s representation, and real estate project management firm, announces the opening of their Los Angeles, California office. Jessica Slack, a seasoned professional in the industry, has been hired as the Managing Director of the new LA office.

“Jessica is the right person for this job,” says Stephen Fean, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. “She has a proven track record of developing business in this industry and has been consistently recognized for her leadership and business acumen throughout her career. We are looking forward to the success that Jessica will bring to the Watchdog team in LA.”

Providing independent real estate project management services since 2003, Watchdog is headquartered in Philadelphia but has been managing projects throughout the country since the company’s inception. Watchdog’s conflict-free services will provide a unique platform in Los Angeles and the surrounding markets. The addition of the LA office will not only position the firm to expand their services, but it will also help better service our existing clients from coast to coast.

Slack has excelled as a sales and marketing professional in the real estate and construction industry for seventeen years and has most recently served as Associate Vice President of Strategic Development for a large construction firm. Throughout her career, Slack has played a key role in developing strategic growth initiatives and working with executive teams to establish clear direction related to business development, marketing, recruitment, and staffing strategies. Watchdog is confident that Slack’s leadership and executive experience will contribute to building Watchdog’s West Coast business and will firmly root Watchdog’s existing national footprint.

“This is an exciting time for Watchdog,” says David Heckler, Watchdog Real Estate Project Management principal. “Over the past fifteen years, we have grown our firm on our core competencies of culture, excellence, customer loyalty, communication, and problem-solving. We have built the foundation of a growing, thriving, energetic, and people-centric organization, and we are now ready to continue our growth into a new Los Angeles location.”

About Watchdog Real Estate Project Management:

Watchdog Real Estate Project Management provides real estate consulting services across a variety of market sectors. We act as the project management extension of an existing real estate department or as an advocate for companies without this internal resource. Founded in 2003, the firm employs a deep bench of qualified, experienced, passionate project managers with diverse backgrounds and skills, including real estate brokerage, architecture, engineering, construction management, and more. Watchdog is deeply committed to providing conflict-free project management services while building customer loyalty and cultivating longstanding relationships. For more about Watchdog, visit

Watchdog is an independent owner's representative and project management firm that provides customized and consultative real estate services. With oversight of the budget and schedule, Watchdog participates in every step of the project ensuring quality is met and your interests are being represented.


Owner’s Representation, Master Planning and Programing, Site Selection/Analysis, Budget/Schedule Administration, Project Coordination, Work Letter Analysis, Closeout Management, Vendor Procurement, Contract Negotiations/Admin, Capital Budget Planning, Process Management, Construction Admin, Multi-site Rollout Management