Simon names Mills’ eastern region marketing director
Chevy Chase, Md. — Simon Property Group has promoted Sean Mayo, former director of strategic partnerships for Simon Business Ventures, to regional director of marketing, east region of The Mills portfolio.
In his new role, Mayo will focus on retailer sales, promotions, public relations, advertising and tourism. He will oversee all marketing work for Arundel Mills in Baltimore, Concord Mills in Charlotte, N.C., Franklin Mills in Philadelphia, Gurnee Mills in Chicago, Opry Mills in Nashville, Potomac Mills in the Washington, D.C., area, and Sugarloaf Mills in Atlanta.
R.P. Wurster buys Plainfield, Ind., center
Chicago — R.P. Wurster has acquired the 49,967-sq.-ft. Plainfield Commons in Plainfield, Ind., for $6.35 million. The 100% leased community shopping center features anchor tenants Dollar Tree and Shoe Carnival. Shadow anchors include Target, Kohl’s, Pier One Imports and PetSmart.
Mid-America Real Estate Corp. in cooperation with Mid-America Real Estate Corp. — Indiana brokered the transaction on behalf of the seller, RPD Catalyst.
ProHealth to Glen Oaks in Queens, N.Y.
New York — ProHealth has signed a lease for a 10,913-sq.-ft. location at an endcap of the 187,650-sq.-ft. Glen Oaks Shopping Center in the Glen Oaks section of Queens, according to The Feil Organization, the center’s owner and manager. The lease brings the open-air center to 99% leased.
The medical services provider is renovating the façade and expanding the existing space to increase its frontage on Union Turnpike. ProHealth expects to open in March.
The shopping center consists of three buildings over a five-block span. It is situated close to the Queens/Nassau County border, making it accessible to a population of 767,114 people within a five-mile radius. The average household income is more than $105,000.
The Feil Organization represented the landlord in the transaction, and Ripco Real Estate represented ProHealth.