Todd Saieed brings a lifetime of construction and development experience to the job as CEO of Dewitt Carolinas. For over 25 years, he learned the ropes of the business by his father’s side at Saieed Construction Systems and worked his first construction job as a project superintendent at fifteen. Today, he leads one of the fastest growing development companies in the Carolinas, where he taps his deep well of industry knowledge and expertise to deliver real estate projects that set the standard for quality and design in pursuit of excellence.
Todd earned a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte before coming home to Raleigh to rejoin the family business. He quickly rose through the ranks to become president and CEO, and during his tenure he increased the company’s annual volume from less than $1 million to over $65 million, successfully completing over 750 construction projects along the way. In 1997, he shifted his focus to the development side of the business and joined forces with his lifelong friend Ven Poole to create Dewitt Carolinas. At Dewitt, Todd’s leadership, passion, and creative vision have been instrumental in propelling the firm on a trajectory of success.
When he’s not busy steering the Dewitt ship, Todd enjoys deep-sea fishing and spending time with his wife Kathy and their close-knit family.