Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, 201 Waterfront St, National Harbor, MD 20745, USA

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Event Date Mon Mar 4 EST - Tue Mar 5 EST (almost 3 years ago)
Location Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
201 Waterfront St, National Harbor, MD 20745, USA
Region Americas

More than 8,700 communities have been identified as Opportunity Zones, representing some of the most distressed and underserved neighborhoods in the United States. Join us for breakfast and a two-part panel discussion to learn how to successfully bring retail to these communities and how opportunity zone funding can help you do so at a profit.


2019 Speakers

Richard Lake
Roadside Development

Arsh Mirmiran
Caves Valley Partners

Stacy Silber
Partner, Lerch Early & Brewer

Jennifer DellaRatta Redmond
Owner, DRICMC Properties

Angela Sweeney
Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer, The Peterson Companies

Michael Garrison
Director, Grassroots

Jay Klug
Executive Vice President, JBG Smith

Craig Friedson
Development Manager, RPAI

Dan Thurmon
Author, Off Balance On Purpose

Gary Kilfeather
Construction Manager, Petroleum Marketing Group

Christina C. Zipf
Real Estate Manager, Wawa Inc.

Michael Howard
Executive Director of Brokerage, Rappaport

Robyn Marano
Senior Manager, Property Marketing, Regency Centers

Margaret Parker
Vice President, Communications and Community Outreach, Comstock Partners

Peter Pinkard
Managing Partner, MCB Real Estate

Paul Weinschenk
President, Retail Development, The Peterson Companies

John Bell
Director Store Development, Starbucks Coffee Company

Cynthia Duarte
Vice President of Real Estate, Destination XL Group

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors

• Cushman & Wakefield

• Bowie and Prince Georges County Maryland

• Bowman Consulting
• Dash In
• Larson Design Group
• Renaud Consulting

• Echo Realty
• Greenberg Gibbons
• HR Retail
• Kimley Horn
• LerchEarly Brewer
• Maser Consulting
• MV+A