West Elm, Kendra Scott, Impeccable Pig and Aveda and Monroe Salon Spa to Open in Fall 2014
COLUMBUS, OH – August 7, 2014 – Glimcher Realty Trust (NYSE: GRT), one of the country’s premier retail REITs, today announced Kendra Scott, Impeccable Pig and Aveda and Monroe Salon Spa will open at Classen Curve. Additionally, West Elm will open at The Triangle @ Classen Curve. All four brands are scheduled to open before the end of the year.
“We have been extremely pleased by the amount of interest from retailers and restaurateurs looking to expand into the Oklahoma City and Nichols Hills communities. We are focused on adding premium local and national brands unique to the market and continuing to add density within the properties,” said Michael P. Glimcher, Chairman of the Board and CEO.
Glimcher has also named David Allsbrooks to the role of general manager. In this role, Allsbrooks will oversee the day to day management of Classen Curve, The Triangle @ Classen Curve, and Nichols Hills Plaza. His responsibilities include operations, maintenance, marketing and community relations.
“Most recently, David served as the head of operations for one of our premier centers in Ohio, and we believe he is an ideal choice to facilitate the integration of these centers into the Glimcher portfolio,” added Glimcher.
Allsbrooks joined Glimcher in 2011, serving as Director of Operations at River Valley Mall in Lancaster, Ohio, before moving into the role of Director of Operations for Polaris Fashion Place in Columbus, Ohio. He also spent four years serving in the United States Marine Corps and attended The Ohio State University.
About Glimcher Realty Trust
Glimcher Realty Trust, a real estate investment trust, is a recognized leader in the ownership, management, acquisition and development of retail properties, including mixed use, open-air and enclosed regional malls as well as outlet centers.
Glimcher Realty Trust’s common shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “GRT.” Glimcher Realty Trust’s Series G, Series H, and Series I preferred shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols “GRTPRG,” “GRTPRH,” and “GRTPRI,” respectively. Glimcher Realty Trust is a component of both the Russell 2000® Index, representing small cap stocks, and the Russell 3000® Index, representing the broader market. Glimcher is a registered trademark of Glimcher Realty Trust.