Crombie REIT Announces Leadership Team Additions

STELLARTON, NS, March 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Donald Clow, FCA, President and CEO of 
Crombie REIT, today announced changes to its leadership team due to the REIT's 
growth over the last three years including its recent acquisition of 70 
Safeway properties in Western Canada from Sobeys Inc., which propelled Crombie 
into a national retail landlord with 249 properties at total value nearing $4 
billion.  The leadership changes are as follows: 
Glenn Hynes, FCA, currently Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Secretary, 
becomes Executive Vice President, CFO and Secretary. 
Patrick Martin, MBA, formerly Regional Vice President Atlantic Canada, becomes 
Executive Vice President, Operations.  Pat will have executive responsibility 
for operations nationally across Canada.   Reporting to Pat are Scott MacLean, 
Regional Vice President, Atlantic Canada, Gary Finkelstein, Regional Vice 
President, Central Canada, and Trevor Lee, in the newly created role of 
Regional Vice President, Western Canada. 
Clow commented "This is an exciting time in Crombie's growth and these 
appointments are an important factor in our future success as a growing 
national company focused on owning and operating primarily food and drug store 
anchored retail properties in Canada's Top 36 markets". 
About Crombie 
Crombie Real Estate Investment Trust ("Crombie") is an open-ended real estate 
investment trust established under, and governed by, the laws of the Province 
of Ontario. Crombie currently owns a portfolio of 249 retail and office 
properties across Canada, comprising approximately 17.6 million square feet 
with a strategy to own and operate a portfolio of high quality grocery and 
drug store anchored shopping centres and freestanding stores in Canada's top 
36 markets. More information about Crombie can be found at 
This news release may contain forward looking statements that reflect the 
current expectations of management of Crombie about Crombie's future results, 
performance, achievements, prospects and opportunities. Wherever possible, 
words such as "continue", "may", "will", "estimate", "anticipate", "believe", 
"expect", "intend" and similar expressions have been used to identify these 
forward looking statements. These statements reflect current beliefs and are 
based on information currently available to management of Crombie. 
Readers are cautioned that such forward-looking statements are subject to 
certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ 
materially from these statements. Crombie can give no assurance that actual 
results will be consistent with these forward-looking statements. A number of 
factors, including those discussed in the Management Discussion and Analysis 
for the year ended December 31, 2013 under "Risk Management", could cause 
actual results, performance, achievements, prospects or opportunities to 
differ materially from the results discussed or implied in the forward-looking 
statements. These factors should be considered carefully and a reader should 
not place undue reliance on the forward looking statements. There can be no 
assurance that the expectations of management of Crombie will prove to be 
Additional information relating to Crombie can be found on Crombie's web site 
at or on the SEDAR web site for Canadian regulatory 
filings at

Mr. Glenn Hynes, FCA Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and 
Secretary Crombie REIT (902) 755-8100 
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