Steve Madden and Trebbianno lease19 West 34th
New York — Steve Madden and Trebbianno have signed long-term leases totaling more than 60,000 sq. ft. at 19 West 34th Street, also known as the Martin Building, in New York City.
Steve Madden is taking the entire fifth floor and part of the fourth and eighth floors and will use approximately 40,000 sq. ft. of the 14-story building. The space will serve as one of Steve Madden’s corporate offices and showrooms.
Trebbianno has leased the entire 20,000-sq.-ft. seventh floor and will also use the space for offices and a showroom for its accessories collection.
Both leases follow major capital improvements made to the building by owner PRD Realty Corp., a commercial and residential developer, owner and management company.
The renovation includes a redesigned lobby, which is now adorned with slab-to-slab limestone and travertine stone imported from Italy, walnut wood panels and Flos LED light fixtures, creating an upscale, modern look. In addition, the renovation includes the installation of three new high-speed passenger elevators, over-sized and operable windows and a new Class E fire alarm system.
The building also hosts Banana Republic’s flagship store.
SRS appoints director of research
Dallas — SRS Real Estate Partners has appointed Matias Campins as director of research to the Dallas/Ft. Worth headquarters office. Campins will oversee the delivery of research services across the company and stay informed of research platform capabilities to ensure competitiveness within the retail industry.
Campins has 11 years of experience in the research and retail industries. His past work at Pet Supplies Plus, goodwill Industries and MapInfo focused on providing market strategies and sales forecasts as well as portfolio forecasting and validation testing of the forecast models. Campins has experience analyzing demographic data, evaluating trade areas, making site recommendations and has used a range of GIS analytical tools for business markets in Mexico, Puerto Rico, Canada and the United States.
Isaac Mizrahi to open in suburban Atlanta
New York — Xcel Brands has announced the opening of the Isaac Mizrahi New York store in Woodstock, Ga., a suburb of Atlanta. The 2,000-sq.-ft. shop will open on March 29.
Xcel Brands acquires, designs, licenses and markets consumer brands through an omnichannel sales strategy that includes interactive media, digital and brick-and-mortar retail. In 2011, the company acquired the Isaac Mizrahi New York designer apparel brand and an interest in Liz Claiborne New York.