Terry Montesi Leading Specs Panel on March 19

Join us March 18-20 for specs SHOW in Dallas to hear Terry Montesi, CEO, and Jeff Johnson, EVP of Development, share their insights on retail innovation and the future of shopping centers.

Big Ideas: Shopping Venues of Tomorrow
Monday, March 19, 4:10-5:00PM

A panel of shopping center executives, moderated by Lou Allevato, AIA, principal, HFA, discusses the big ideas for the future of the shopping center, including urban infill, how to transform dark spaces, tenant recruitment, landlord-tenant partnerships and opportunities, and how tomorrow’s center will appeal to the generational shoppers. What’s in it for retailers? Panelists include Yaromir Steiner, CEO, Steiner + Associates, Carl Tash, chief strategy officer, Starwood Retail Partners, Mike Conway, VP of national accounts and retailer partnerships, Phillips Edison & Co., and Jeff Johnson, executive VP of development, Trademark Property Co. Who Should Attend: All titles, including store planning, design, construction, facilities management, energy, operations, development, real estate, contractors, consultants and vendors.

Trailblazers: A panel of trend-setting retailers happening 
Tuesday, March 20, 3:10-4:00pm

Trailblazers = hot brands, hot companies, retail banners that are blazing a fiery trail.  What’s their secret?

Trademark Property Co. CEO Terry Montesi – an innovator in his own right – talks with a panel of retailers whose innovative brands are setting the path for the future of retail. Together they examine the current landscape and discuss what it takes to survive and thrive in the years ahead.


Trailblazing panelists include Ruth Crowley, VP of customer experience design for Lowe’sMichael Koch, senior director of store development for Samsung ElectronicsAndrew Newsom, president, WisteriaChris Delusky, head of store development, Shinola, and Kelly Radford, VP of Real Estate and Development, Warby Parker.

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