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June 23, 2014
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Professionalism & Success: Executive Women at ICSC share Wisdom with Summer Interns

By: Sara Marron This week at ICSC, eight fresh faces mixed with some of the top female executives for a casual luncheon to discuss professionalism in the corporate world and tips for building a successful career. All of the interns for the summer 2014 were invited, and we agreed it was informative, and inspiring. I…

May 29, 2014
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Livin’ Large: Luxury Retail Market

Designer goods have always held a prominent place on the richest streets in America. On the Las Vegas strip at the ICSC conference, thousands of high street retailers are gathering to determine the best strategies to serve the shopping elite. Experts say now more than ever, luxury brands are including a mix of both physical…

May 20, 2014
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What you missed on Twitter; Day 2 at #RECon14

By Jesse Tron (@JesseTronPR) A bit self-serving, but, yea 33K+ in attendance …a post-recession high! it's official ... #RECon14 attendance tops 33,000 @ICSC_RECon @ICSC— Jesse Tron (@JesseTronPR) May 19, 2014 Here’s another impressive number… Welcome @ICSC_RECon the global shopping center industry convention. 33K attendees -$43.4m in non-gaming economic impact. #TourismMatters— LVCVA (@LVCVA) May 19, 2014…

May 19, 2014
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Ready, Set…RECon

By Jesse Tron (@JesseTronPR) #RECon14 What you missed, Day 1 Sunday was an action packed first day at the largest gathering of retail real estate professionals in the world. An expected 33,000 attendees packed the show floors which opened at noon Pacific Time (I’ll use Pacific since “Vegas time” has slightly different connotations). So if…

April 25, 2014
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#FoundationFridays: Lots of excitement for the ICSC Foundation – Gala and Campaign updates!

The ICSC Foundation Annual Gala at RECon is less than a month away. The exciting news is the gala is sold out! The quickest we have ever sold this event out—everyone wants to see Howie Mandel. If you are interested in attending, add your name to the waitlist. Contact ICSC Foundation at or +1…

March 14, 2014
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It’s March Madness ICSC Foundation-Style!

March is synonymous with one thing, college basketball. The ICSC Foundation is getting in on the madness and providing you with an easy way to show your school pride while helping the next generation of industry leaders. The ICSC Foundation, led by foundation director John Crossman CCIM, CRX, has made huge strides in their Undergraduate…

March 10, 2014
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ICSC Offers Job Seekers A Helping Hand

ICSC members around the world know they can visit the association’s online jobs board to post or browse through job listings and résumés. Indeed, this free service has long been one of the most popular features of the ICSC website. But when it comes to finding a job — or finding an ideal job candidate,…

February 21, 2014
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Help The ICSC Foundation Reach It’s Goal!

2013 marked the ICSC Foundation’s 25th anniversary. It seemed like the perfect opportunity to embark upon our first capital campaign to grow the endowment and programs. Last May at RECon, a $5M campaign over three years was launched. We ended 2013 collecting $2.3M in payments and pledges. With things going so well the timeline was…