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Palm Beach Outlets Announces New Hires
New England Development announced today that three seasoned retail marketing and leasing professionals have joined the Palm Beach Outlets management team.
Audrey Ruival will be responsible for the specialty leasing program. Prior to joining New England Development, she was the Senior Common Area Coordinator for several malls, responsible for business development including the specialty leasing program and property events. She also spent four years at Midtown Residences at Palm Beach Gardens, a residential living and mixed-use property, where she was involved in all aspects of daily property management and tenant relationships. Audrey is a graduate of Miami Dade Community College and resides in Jupiter, Florida.
Pamela Luge-Rada, Marketing Director, will be responsible for marketing, advertising and public relations for the center. Previously, she was Director of Mall Marketing and Business Development responsible for year-round marketing programs including website marketing, social media programs, mall events, partnership marketing and the gift card program at Tyrone Square, Downtown at the Gardens and Boynton Beach Mall. Previous to that, she spent several years at The Mall at Wellington Green as an Internet and Sponsorship Coordinator.
Lilian Rojas will be working alongside Pam as Assistant Marketing Director. Previously, she implemented Sawgrass Mills’ tourism program, managed Coral Square Mall’s Customer Service Department and most recently was the Marketing Assistant at Treasure Coast Square. Pam is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University and resides in West Palm Beach, Florida.
“We are thrilled to have created such a strong and capable leasing and marketing team as we open Palm Beach Outlets,” says General Manager, Jim Roberts. “Audrey, Pam, and Lilian bring a unique set of talents to both departments and will be great assets not only to our center but to our organization. Their industry knowledge and experience represent some of the best in the industry.”
Developed in partnership by New England Development and Eastern Real Estate, Palm Beach Outlets is located just off Interstate 95 at Exit 71 on Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard in West Palm Beach. The center, opening February 14, 2014, will feature approximately 100 outlet stores as well as an adjacent retail center opening in late 2014 including Nordstrom Rack and Whole Foods.
About New England Development:
New England Development is one of the nation’s premier real estate development and management companies, with more than 50 million square feet of retail, commercial and residential space to their credit. Founded by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stephen R. Karp, New England Development has 35 years of retail development, leasing and management experience and is one of the major mall developers in the Northeast. Acclaimed for some of the country’s most widely recognized and successful regional malls, New England Development is also known for developing mixed-use complexes featuring retail, residential, hotel and office uses; outlet centers; power centers; marinas; golf courses; resort and convention hotel properties; and even an entire planned community.
Eastern Real Estate:
Eastern Real Estate is a privately held commercial real estate firm with expertise in capital investment, real estate development, and asset management. The Company was founded and is led by principals Daniel J. Doherty III and Brian J. Kelly. During their thirty-year careers Doherty and Kelly have had direct involvement in over 30 million square feet of transactions, building Eastern a well-earned reputation for industry leading insight and unwavering professional integrity.