INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE:KRG) (the “Company”) announced today that Bryan McCarthy has joined the Company in the newly created position of Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications.
Bryan will be responsible for enhancing the Company’s branding and communication platforms, partnering with all business units to integrate optimized marketing practices and principles. These efforts will impact how the Company interacts with and provides value to shoppers, retailers, and other stakeholders.
Bryan brings over 12 years of marketing experience to his role. Prior to joining the Company, Bryan spent 10 years at Leo Burnett with a focus on implementing marketing strategies, integrated campaigns, branding, digital media, and customer relationship initiatives.
John A. Kite, Kite Realty Group’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said “Bryan is a welcome addition to our senior management team. He brings valuable experience that will further the Company’s marketplace objectives and help drive our success.”
About Kite Realty Group Trust
Kite Realty Group Trust is a full-service, vertically integrated real estate investment trust (REIT) engaged primarily in the ownership and operation, acquisition, development and redevelopment of high-quality neighborhood and community shopping centers in select markets in the United States. As of December 31, 2017, we owned interests in 117 operating and redevelopment properties totaling approximately 23.3 million square feet and two development projects currently under construction.
Our strategy is to maximize the cash flow of our operating properties, successfully complete the construction and lease-up of our redevelopment and development portfolio, and identify additional opportunities to acquire or dispose of properties to further strengthen the Company. New investments are focused in the shopping center sector primarily in markets where we believe we can leverage our existing infrastructure and relationships to generate attractive risk-adjusted returns or otherwise in desirable trade areas. Dispositions are generally designed to increase the quality of our portfolio and to strengthen the Company’s balance sheet. For more information, please visit the Company’s website at www.kiterealty.com.
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Dan Sink, Chief Financial Officer
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