Retail Specialist Brings Diverse Industry Experience to New Role
NORTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., Oct. 6, 2015 – Vanessa Fernandez of Clifton, N.J., has joined retail real estate services firm Levin Management as a leasing representative. The North Plainfield-based organization maintains a growing leasing and management portfolio that encompasses approximately 95 properties and more than 13 million square feet.
In her new role at Levin, Fernandez is responsible for leasing and marketing efforts at two New Jersey properties within the company’s shopping center portfolio: Clifton Plaza in Clifton and Fords Shopping Center in Fords. “Levin’s outstanding reputation and degree of industry success is simply unmatched,” she said. “I am excited for the opportunity to continue my retail leasing career at a well-regarded and growing real estate organization.”
Fernandez brings seven years of retail real estate industry experience to Levin. Most recently, she was a specialty leasing manager at Westfield Corporation, where she provided leasing services for three malls in Connecticut. She also spent several years at Vornado Realty Trust, providing construction coordination services for the firm’s mall tenants. Fernandez holds membership in the International Council of Shopping Centers.
“We are pleased to welcome a professional of Vanessa’s caliber to Levin Management,” said Levin President Matthew K. Harding. “As Levin continues to expand its Northeast property portfolio, Vanessa’s well-rounded experience in leasing, construction matters and tenant relations will further strengthen our talented leasing team. I am confident she will be a tremendous asset both to our company and clients.”
Levin Management is one of the nation’s leading retail real estate services firms, with a strong focus in the northeastern United States and an owner’s approach to the business. The firm offers a full range of services for a diverse portfolio that encompasses approximately 95 properties and more than 13 million square feet, including leasing, property management, accounting, construction management and marketing. Levin serves properties ranging from neighborhood, community, lifestyle and power centers, to enclosed malls, street retail, downtown stores and mixed-use projects in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Virginia and North Carolina.