"It is an honor to be elected to the prestigious ICSC Board of Trustees," said
As a member of the Board of Trustees, Mr. Tanger will utilize his nearly 40 years of expertise in the areas of real estate, finance and manufacturing to assist ICSC in the implementation of its mission statement, which is to provide educational programs and publications in all aspects of shopping center development, finance, management, marketing, and other specialized areas of professional interest; conduct meetings and other programs designed to promote the exchange of ideas among members; collect and disseminate information pertaining to the shopping center industry; develop and maintain professional certification programs to encourage high standards for shopping center professionals; and to advocate the interests of the shopping center industry to federal and state/provincial governments.
There are 52 voting Board of Trustee members, all with three-year terms, representing the 70,000 members of ICSC in over 90 countries. Trustees are not eligible to serve for more than six consecutive years.
Founded in 1957, ICSC is the premier global trade association of the shopping center industry. Its more than 70,000 members in over 90 countries include shopping center owners, developers, managers, marketing specialists, investors, retailers and brokers, as well as academic and public officials.
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc, (NYSE: SKT) a publicly traded REIT, presently has ownership interests in or management responsibilities for 33 outlet centers in 22 states coast-to-coast, totaling approximately 10.2 million square feet, leased to over 2,200 stores that are operated by over 400 different store brands. For more information call 800-4-TANGER or visit www.tangeroutlet.com.
SOURCE Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc.