International Council of Shopping Centers Announces Executive Changes
May 19 15
The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) announced the election of industry professionals to the Board of Trustees at the Meeting of Members held on May 18, 2015, in Las Vegas. The new members elected to ICSC’s Board of Trustees include: Patricia M. Blasi, CRX, CSM, president, Borghese Investments, Aventura, Fla.; Richard C. Coppola, managing director, Global Real Estate, head of transactions, TIAA-CREF, New York City; Terry M. Evans, vice president of corporate real estate, The Kroger Co., Cincinnati, Ohio; Jeffrey Gaul, senior vice president, real estate, Chico's FAS Inc., Fort Myers, Fla.; Mark D. Gibson, executive managing director, HFF LP, Dallas; Peter R. Gold, managing director, retail, cross border, EMEA, CBRE, London; John N. Haugh, president, Sun, Luxury, Retail Services, Luxottica Retail Inc., Mason, Ohio; Elizabeth I. Holland, CEO, Abbell Associates, Chicago; Richard J. Kuhle, chairman and CEO, Vestar, Phoenix; Stephen D. Lebovitz, president and CEO, CBL & Associates Properties Inc., Chattanooga, Tenn.; Gerardo I. Lopez, CEO and president, AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc., Leawood, Kan.; Greg Maloney, CRX, CSM, CEO, Retail, Americas JLL, Alpharetta, Ga.; Jodie W. McLean, president and CEO, Edens, Columbia, S.C.; Terry R. Montesi, CEO, Trademark Property Co., Fort Worth, Texas; Jason S. Mozingo, CFA, senior managing director, Centerbridge Partners LP, New York City; Valerie Richardson, CRX, CLS, vice president, real estate, The Container Store, Coppell, Texas; John M. Sullivan, president and CEO, The Cadillac Fairview Corp. Limited, Toronto, Michael A. Carroll, CEO, Brixmor Property Group Inc., New York City; Adam W. Ifshin, president and CEO, DLC Management Corp., Tarrytown, N.Y.; Trustees whose terms of service ended in May 2015 and were recognized for their years of service are: Ronald A. Altoon, CRX, CDP, FAIA, LEED, AP BD+C; Thomas J. Connolly, CRX, CLS, CDP; Michael J. Graziano; Anthony Grossi; Gar Herring, CRX, CDP; Kenneth A McIntyre Jr., CRX; Scott Nelson, CRX; Peter Schwartz; Steven B. Tanger; Steven G. Vittorio; Ken C. Hicks; Lauralee Martin; and Karen Roberts. The Board of Trustees appointed 14 voting trustees and three non-voting senior ICSC staff executives to the Executive Board. The following were elected to serve as officers on the new ICSC Executive Board: Stephen D. Lebovitz, president and CEO, CBL & Associates Properties Inc., Chattanooga, Tenn., as ICSC chairman; Elizabeth I. Holland, CEO, Abbell Associates, Chicago, as ICSC vice chairman; Robert F. Welanetz, CRX, CSM, global retail advisor, The Blackstone Group, Atlanta, as ICSC past chairman; Michael P. Kercheval, president and CEO, ICSC, New York City, as ICSC president and CEO; Glen A. Hale, senior staff vice president and CFO, ICSC, as ICSC Treasurer and Gregory J. Peterson, staff vice president and general counsel, ICSC, as ICSC secretary. Also elected to serve on the new ICSC Executive Board: Kenneth F. Bernstein, president and CEO, Acadia Realty Trust, White Plains, N.Y.; Andrew W. Brien, CEO, Suria KLCC Sdn Bhd, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Alfredo Cohen, director, Sambil Group, Caracas, Venezuela; Karen Flavelle, CEO and chocolate connoisseur, Purdys Chocolatier, Vancouver, British Columbia; Carl L. Goertemoeller, senior vice president, real estate, Macy’s Inc., Cincinnati; Brad M. Hutensky, president and principal, Hutensky Capital Partners, Hartford, Conn.; Adam W. Ifshin, president and CEO, DLC Management Corp., Tarrytown, N.Y.; Sandeep Mathrani, CEO, General Growth Properties, Chicago; Valerie Richardson, CRX, CLS, vice president, real estate, The Container Store, Coppell, Texas; John A Strachan, global head of retail, Cushman & Wakefield Inc., London; and C. David Zoba, senior real estate strategy advisor, Gap Inc., Tiburon, Calif. Additionally, the ICSC Board of Trustees appointed the following divisional vice presidents: John R. Morrison, CRX, CDP, president and CEO, Choice Properties REIT, Toronto, as ICSC Canadian divisional vice president; Michael A. Carroll, CEO, Brixmor, New York City, as ICSC Eastern divisional vice president; Vincent A. Corno, CRX, senior vice president of real estate, Dick's Sporting Goods Inc., Coraopolis, Penn., as ICSC Central division vice president; Martin Mayer, president and CEO, Stirling Properties, Covington, La., as ICSC Southern divisional vice president; Mark A. Schurgin, president and co-founder, The Festival Cos., Los Angeles, as Western divisional vice president; Marcus Wild, CEO, SES Spar European Shopping Centers, Salzburg, Austria, as European divisional vice president. The ICSC Board of Trustees also appointed Elise Jaffe, CRX, senior vice president, real estate, Dressbarn, Mahwah, N.J., as chairman of the ICSC Foundation, to succeed Norris R. Eber, CRX, CSM, CLS, president, Abbell Associates, Chicago, whose term of service ended.