Teresa Richards Named GM at Outlets of Little Rock

The shopping center is set to open in October

(Arkansas Business - March 16, 2015) New England Development of Newton, Massachusetts, has named Teresa Richards as general manager of Outlets of Little Rock in the Gateway Town Center.

Richards began Feb. 2. The shopping center is set to open in October.

In a news release, New England Development said Richards will lead a management team responsible for marketing, operating and maintaining the center. That includes managing tenant relations, local leasing, customer relations and community relations.

Richards previously worked as assistant general manager of Park Plaza Mall in Little Rock, where she was responsible for operations, financial performance and specialty leasing. Before that, she was marketing and specialty leasing manager for Central Mall in Fort Smith.

"Teresa's well-rounded business background, knowledge of the local retail industry and extensive experience assisting with and implementing programs to contribute to a property’s success make her a great match for this position," Issie Shait, senior vice president of property management for New England Development, said in a news release. "We look forward to the creative and visionary ways in which she will continue to lead Outlets of Little Rock forward."

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