Area marketing director named for two Mills properties
Ontario, Calif. — Indianapolis-based Simon Property Group announced that Masa Liles has joined The Mills, a Simon Co., as area director of marketing for Ontario Mills, California’s largest outlet and value retail shopping destination, and The Block at Orange, an open-air shopping, dining and entertainment destination in southern California.
Based at Ontario Mills, Liles will be responsible for managing strategic marketing, advertising and public relations programs, executing special events and coordinating retailer and community relations. She will also play a role in local and national sponsorship development and drive tourism, promoting Ontario Mills and The Block at Orange as premiere shopping destinations.
Mulberry to debut in SoHo
New York City — Robert K. Futterman & Associates said it has arranged a long-term, 10,700-sq.-ft. lease with Mulberry at 134 Spring St., between Greene and Wooster Streets in SoHo.
The store will serve as the British lifestyle brand’s flagship location in New York City and will be its third store in Manhattan. Scheduled to open in the summer, Mulberry will occupy 5,700 sq. ft. of ground-floor retail and 5,000 on the lower level and will sell ready-to-wear in addition to accessories.
Chanel recently occupied the space while its permanent location at 139 Spring St. underwent renovations, and The Rug Co. has a retail space at the property as well.
T.J. Maxx to open at Lagniappe Village
New Iberia, La. — Centro Properties Group said that T.J. Maxx will open a 24,035-sq.-ft. store at Lagniappe Village, in New Iberia, La.
New York City-based Centro is the owner of Lagniappe Village.