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May 30, 2014
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RECon Zero…. “RETurn of the RECap”

By Jesse Tron (@JesseTronPR) I hope you all had a restful and relaxing (and much deserved) long weekend filled with lazy days at the pool or the beach, cook-outs…or at least catching up on all that email and getting yourself back to “Inbox Zero” nirvana. For the record, Biz told me he completes “Inbox Zero”…

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…

May 9, 2014
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Q&A with #RECon14 Speaker Derek Barker

 Tell us about yourself and what do you do? I’m an Architect and the Managing Director of Haskoll Architect and Designers. Based in London and Beijing. We provide high level shopping centre design consultancy advice across Europe and China working with high calibre clients on new build, refurbishment and remodeling of centres, town centre residential…

May 5, 2014
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Q&A with #RECon14 Speaker Jason Richter

Tell us about yourself and what do you do? I'm the head of Real Estate, Construction and Facilities for the nation's largest fragrance specialty retailer with approximately 350 stores nationwide. Over the course of my career I've been fortunate in having the opportunity to work for both developers and retailers. What will you be covering…

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…

May 9, 2013
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Q&A with the COHN #iTechLounge Crew

There is no place COHN would rather be than at ICSC’s 2013 RECon conference holding down the #iTechLounge fort. For the third consecutive year, COHN has partnered with ICSC to ideate and create a social, digital and mobile haven for the retail real estate industry. We caught up with COHN’s five “socialites” to chat about…