Lee & Associates names execs
Chicago — Commercial real estate firm Lee & Associates said it has added two senior VPs to its Chicago office.
Joseph Herron and Jason Sorce have both joined Lee & Associates Chicago as part of the firm’s expansion in the Midwest.
The firm also recently added Robyn Smart as a senior advisor in its Indianapolis office.
Herron joins Lee & Associates from Mid-America Real Estate Corp., where he spent 10 years as a retail broker. Sorce was previously with SRS Real Estate Partners and NAI Hiffman.
Omega, Pandora among new retailers at Mall at Short Hills
Short Hills, N.J. — The Mall at Short Hills, in Short Hills, N.J., is now home to new retailers Omega and Pandora, which opened recently in the regional shopping center. Omega opened a flagship store near Nordstrom on the upper level, and jeweler Pandora opened on the lower level near Macy’s.
Victorinox Swiss Army and Vineyard Vines are set to make their New Jersey debut at The Mall at Short Hills. Victorinox Swiss Army will open this fall on the lower level near Neiman Marcus, and neckwear retailer Vineyard Vines will open its first New Jersey boutique at The Mall at Short Hills this fall.
The Mall at Short Hills features Bloomingdale’s, Macy’s, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue.
Open-air owners give Jones Lang LaSalle the nod to lease, manage centers
Atlanta — Jones Lang LaSalle announced Tuesday that Rally Capital Services, LLC, and Pacific Avenue, LLC, have chosen the firm to lease and manage their open-air centers.
Rally Capital selected Jones Lang LaSalle Retail to lease and manage Kendall Marketplace, a 750,000-sq.-ft. regional power center in Yorkville, Ind., anchored by Dick’s Sporting Goods, Kohl’s, SuperTarget and The Home Depot.
Pacific Avenue has retained JLL to lease and manage EpiCentre, a 350,000-sq.-ft. open-air center in Charlotte, N.C., featuring EpiCentre Theaters, Flemings, Strike City Bowling, Cold Stone Creamery, Jason’s Deli, CVS Pharmacy and Bruegger’s Bagels.
Jones Lang LaSalle’s Open Air division operates in key regions throughout the United States, including the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Southwest and Midwest, as well as and within specific states such as California, Florida, New Jersey and New York.