ICSC Presents CREemerge to Educate Industry Professionals

March 23, 2012

In today’s world, social and digital media have become king. However, this new king plays by completely different rules, that the rest of us must learn and adapt to. To help with the learning process, The International Council of Shopping Centers will be presenting CREemerge on Wednesday, April 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

CREemerge, hosted by General Growth Properties, will consist of an array of expert speakers who will present on topics related to new retail and shopping center technology, sustainability, branding, marketing and social media. Guest speakers include Alan Bernier, ROFO; Patrick Braswell, Ten Eight; Jason Fresocial Edman, 42 floors; Todd Wyder and Clay Rankin, Brokers Savant; Dave Lewand and Brendan Erickson, REI Wise. Get ahead of the competition by attending this event, which will be held at General Growth Properties (110 North Wacker Dr., Chicago). Breakfast and lunch are also included in the day’s schedule.

The cost of this event is $85 for ICSC members and non-members, and there will be no onsite registration. For registration information, please visit the event website.

ICSC was founded in 1957 as the global trade association of the shopping center industry. This association has over 60,000 members in U.S., Canada and more than 80 additional countries. Members include shopping center owners, developers, managers, marketing specialists, investors, lenders, retailers, academic and public officials and others.

For more information on this event or on ICSC, please visit their website.

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Mitch Levinson is the author of “Internet Marketing: The Key to Increased New Home Sales” published by BuilderBooks. He is an Internet marketing expert with expertise in search engine optimization, website development, email marketing, social media and CRM consulting services. He is known for creating effective programs that can be tracked through analytics to prove effectiveness and ROI. Mitch is founder and president of MLC New Home Marketing and MLC FlatFee Realty, as well as managing partner of mRELEVANCE, LLC, a Marketing, Communication, Interactive agency with offices in Chicago and Atlanta. He currently leads the Chicago team. A Multi-Million Dollar Sales Producer who earned an MBA in Computer Information Systems and eCommerce, he brings a unique perspective and experience to the field of real estate communications. Mitch combines the two interests in order to help home builders and developers gain a competitive advantage through the Internet and technology. When he isn’t behind a computer, he enjoys participating in sports and coaching his kids’ teams. Mitch resides in Arlington Heights, Ill., a northwest suburb of Chicago, with his family, which includes two rambunctious labs. Visit my Google+ profile.

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