About SDG

Strategic Development Group, The Imagination Company, based in Basking Ridge, NJ, is a real estate development firm that specializes in creating and executing innovative real estate development opportunities that leverage underdeveloped assets, transform neighborhoods and advance the mission of nonprofit institutions.

It is led by CEO and chairman Anthony Bastardi, a creative engineer who has been a strategic partner to mixed-use, education and healthcare institutions for more than 25 years. SDG has recently masterminded three important mixed-use developments, one in Newark—Vibe—and two in Jersey City—the NJCU Performing Arts Center/School for Music, Dance & Theater/Joffrey Ballet School/Residential Tower and NJCU University Place.