Woodbridge, Va. — Potomac Mills, the largest outlet and value retail shopping destination in the Washington, D.C., area has appointed Sam Hosn as its new general manager. Paul Fickinger, executive VP of property management for The Mills, a Simon Company, made the announcement.
As general manager, Hosn will manage the day-to-day operations of Potomac Mills including leasing, contract negotiations, staff supervision, office management, budgeting, tenant relations and marketing.
A 28-year veteran of the shopping center industry, Hosn comes to Potomac Mills from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Fla., where he held the position of director of retail operations. In that position, Hosn managed Seminole Paradise, the hotel’s retail and entertainment complex featuring 17 restaurants, 11 nightclubs, 22 retail shops and a state-of-the-art concert arena.
Prior to that, he served as general manager of Town Center at Boca Raton, a 1.8-million-sq.-ft. shopping destination in Boca Raton, Fla., owned by Simon Property Group.