New retail leasing director for The Feil Organization
New York — The Feil Organization has named industry veteran Nicholas Forelli Director of Retail Leasing.
In his new role, Forelli will focus on Feil’s leasing efforts throughout the metropolitan area, including New York City, Long Island and New Jersey. Chief among his projects will be Glen Oaks Shopping Center in Queens, working with Briskin on the redevelopment of Concourse Plaza in the Bronx, smaller retail projects around the metro area, as well as One & Olney Square in Philadelphia.
Forelli comes to The Feil Organization www.feilorg.com from Muss Development LLC, where he served as vice president.
Max Brenner opens Chocolate Bar in Bethesda, Md.
Bethesda, Md. — Max Brenner has opened a Chocolate Bar in Bethesda, Md., along Bethesda Row. It is the first location for the chocolate retailer in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.
The interior of the shop features vats of swirling chocolate and chocolate pipes running the length of the ceiling.
Nordstrom Rack to open in Skokie, Ill.
Seattle — Nordstrom has announced plans to open a Nordstrom Rack at Shops at Orchard Place in Skokie, Ill. The approximately 36,000-sq.-ft. store is scheduled to open in spring 2014.
Inland Real Estate Corp. owns the 159,000-sq.-ft. center that is home to national, local and specialty tenants including PetCo, DSW, Jared, Ulta Beauty, Pier 1 Imports and Party City.