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August 30, 2013
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Foundation Fridays: Introducing ICSC Foundation’s New Program Manager, Bethany Vensel

In honor of Foundation Friday, we sat down with ICSC Foundation’s new program manager, Bethany Vensel to get to know her and find out the new projects coming out of the foundation. You have been with ICSC for three months and your first week was RECon. I was in the office for three days, barely…

August 29, 2013
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Get To Know MOCIAL Speaker: Scott Ryan, Coca-Cola Company

Currently, I work as the Vice President of Strategic Partner Marketing -Specialty Retail for The Coca-Cola Company in Atlanta. In this role, I lead a team of sales and marketing professionals to grow revenues and profits among retailers in the specialty retail on-premise channels where the company’s bottled beverages are bought and consumed one drink…

August 26, 2013
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ICSC Student Members Learn More With Our Mentoring Program

Recently, ICSC has adopted the acronym “EARN” to provide a quick review of the major benefits and programs of the association:  Education, Advocacy, Research, and Networking.  But to my mind, there is another important activity in which the association—or more accurately its members—routinely engage:  mentoring college and university students.  Despite the demands of making deals,…

August 21, 2013
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Industry Snapshot – August 21

The ICSC Industry Snapshot is a bi-weekly report presented as an info-graphic; produced by ICSC’s Communications department. This dashboard presents an overview of key industry metrics in an easy to follow and visually pleasing format, so that the user can quickly navigate it and take away a high-level view of industry performance. Furthermore, the dashboard…

August 16, 2013
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JTR Scholarship Winner 5 Years Later

  Five years ago when Danaria Farris McCoy, CDM, CSM, was selected as one of the John T. Riordan (JTR) Professional Education Scholarship recipients, she was a Marketing Manager at Service Star USA in Greenwood, CO. Today, she is the General Manager of the first-ever, privately operated open-air shopping center on a U.S. Military Installation,…