Yoga By Degrees and Smashburger to open at Rice Lake Square
Wheaton, Ill. — Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.-based Mid-America Asset Management said that Yoga By Degrees and Smashburger recently signed leases at Rice Lake Square in Wheaton, Ill., a western suburb of Chicago.
The independently owned yoga studio is slated to open this spring in 4,598 sq. ft. of space. Denver-based Smashburger, a privately held gourmet burger chain, leased 2,200 sq. ft. of space, with plans to open this summer.
Rice Lake Square is a 251,313-sq.-ft. shopping center anchored by Whole Foods, Stein Mart, Borders and PetSmart.
DSW names new leadership at online division
COLUMBUS, Ohio — DSW Inc. has announced the appointment of Roger Rawlins to SVP and GM DSW.com, and Jennie Wilson as SVP finance and controller.
Rawlins has been with DSW since 2006 and he has held senior finance roles of increasing responsibility, most recently as SVP finance and controller. "In 2010, DSW.com achieved very strong sales and profit growth. During that time, Rawlins served as both our controller and the general manager of DSW.com," said Mike MacDonald, CEO of DSW. "Today’s appointment of Roger as full-time general manager of DSW.com recognizes the importance of this business segment and his significant contributions to that business over the last year."
Wilson joins DSW as controller and SVP finance. With over 25 years of experience, she is an accomplished executive who has held a number of key financial positions, including executive leadership roles at Limited Brands Inc., Victoria’s Secret and Dunkin’ Brands. "Jennie is a seasoned leader with a substantial breadth of experience in finance," said MacDonald. "We are delighted to have a talented individual like Jennie join our senior leadership team as we further position DSW for long-term growth." Wilson will report directly to Doug Probst, CFO of DSW.
Chipotle Mexican Grill to open at Woodmoor Shopping Center
Silver Spring, Md. — Jacksonville, Fla.-based Regency Centers said it has leased 1,990 sq. ft. of restaurant space in Silver Spring, Md., at Woodmoor Shopping Center to Chipotle Mexican Grill.
The restaurant is slated to open this summer.
The 67,403-sq.-ft. shopping center includes national retailers such as CVS/pharmacy, Starbucks, The UPS Store and Tuesday Morning.