Northwood Retail Welcomes New Senior Vice President of Leasing and Strategy

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Claire Butterworth (214) 654-0402
MCA Public Relations

DALLAS (April 30, 2014) — Northwood Retail, a subsidiary of Northwood Investors that leases and manages the firm’s retail portfolio, announced today that Ward Kampf has joined the team as Senior Vice President of Leasing and Strategy.

Ward will be based in the Dallas office, and will be responsible for the strategy and leasing of properties managed and leased by Northwood Retail. Prior to joining Northwood Retail, Mr. Kampf served in various roles at Glimcher Realty Trust, a publicly traded retail real estate investment trust, including Senior Vice President of Strategic Investments and Senior Vice President of Retail Strategies. Ward was responsible for the retail leasing strategy for Glimcher's new developments, key redevelopments and acquisitions including the esteemed Scottsdale Quarter in Scottsdale, Arizona.

“Ward’s 27 years of experience in the retail industry qualify him for this important role with Northwood Retail,” said Sandy Spurgin, Vice President of Development and Operations for Northwood Retail. “We are pleased to welcome him to the team, and look forward to watching him expand and strengthen our retail leasing efforts.”

About Northwood Retail
Northwood Retail is one of three operating companies established by Northwood Investors—a privately held, global real estate investment firm with approximately $4.7 billion of real estate assets—to manage the firm's retail portfolio. Focused on maximizing the value of each retail asset, Northwood Retail applies a disciplined approach towards property management, leasing, development, construction management, accounting, and marketing activities. Northwood Retail currently leases and manages The Shops at Park Lane (Dallas, TX), Southlands (Denver, CO) and Freshfields Village (Kiawah, SC).