DEB Shops to Upgrade Retail Stores, Engages Cassidy Turley for Project Management
ST. LOUIS, May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cassidy Turley, a leading commercial real estate services provider in the U.S., today announced that its Retail Corporate Services team has been awarded project management services for DEB Shops new and remodeled stores throughout the U.S.
Based in Philadelphia, DEB Shops is a fast fashion specialty retailer who sells women's clothing, shoes and accessories for both junior and junior plus size customers. The company operates more than 300 stores in the U.S., ranging in size from 5,000 - 10,000 square feet, primarily in regional malls. Cassidy Turley will work with DEB to manage all components of the program, from store planning and design through construction, fixturing, closeout, and opening.
"We chose Cassidy Turley because of their ability to deliver comprehensive services and because of their proven track record with similar initiatives. They proposed a solution that was tailored to our specific needs," said John DeAngelis, Vice President of Real Estate for DEB Shops. "Their ability to efficiently manage our phased remodel projects will allow for minimal business interruption, which is integral to the program's success."
"We are very excited to partner with DEB Shops and to support them through their rebranding efforts, as they position themselves for new store additions throughout the U.S.," said Greg Schuster, Senior Managing Director and Principal, Cassidy Turley, who worked with Mr. DeAngelis to develop the customized program. Kay Barrett and Jody Pickering of Cassidy Turley will work with Mr. DeAngelis to manage the program.
About Cassidy Turley
Cassidy Turley is a leading commercial real estate services provider with more than 3,600 professionals in more than 60 offices nationwide. The company represents a wide range of clients—from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies, from local non-profits to major institutions. The firm completed transactions valued at $22 billion in 2011, manages 455 million square feet on behalf of institutional, corporate and private clients and supports more than 28,000 domestic corporate services locations. Cassidy Turley serves owners, investors and tenants with a full spectrum of integrated commercial real estate services—including capital markets, tenant representation, corporate services, project leasing, property management, project and development services, and research and consulting. Cassidy Turley enhances its global service delivery outside of North America through a partnership with GVA, giving clients access to commercial real estate professionals in 65 international markets. Please visit www.cassidyturley.com for more information about Cassidy Turley.
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