Director of Real Estate + Workplace, Blackbaud
Otto Orr is currently a Director of Real Estate + Workplace at Blackbaud. In this role he oversees global
workplace strategy and design as well as procurement, security, and facility operations. Otto recently
completed the design and construction of the new Blackbaud Global HQ campus which has been
awarded LEED Gold status for superior sustainable design.
Prior to Blackbaud, Otto was VP of Real Estate at LPL Financial in Charlotte, NC. He also has several
years of real estate experience at CBRE working with clients like Bank of America and Duke Energy on
future of work initiatives. Otto has completed several large, urban projects include the Duke Energy
Center and Bank of America Corporate Center in Charlotte, NC and LPL Financials’ west coast HQ in San
Diego, California which was one of the country’s first ‘net zero’ energy buildings.
Otto has a passion for workplace design and for fostering culture through engagement and a sense of
community in the workplace. Otto believes that real estate and workplace can be a significant driver in
curating an awesome employee experience that reflects the company mission and values and enables
collaboration and innovation.
Otto and his family (wife Elsa and 2 kids – Olivia and Brady) live on Daniel Island in South Carolina.
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