The Development Partnership
Liberty Center is the result of a partnership between two world-class developers and numerous other entities focused on specific components of the mixed-use Development.
Steiner + Associates was founded in 1993 by Yaromir Steiner and has built a track record of development distinction that established the firm as one of the industry’s most respected retail developers. Steiner + Associates has redefined regional retail, developing, leasing and managing projects that are capable of drawing from trade areas FAR larger than industry standard. Steiner has built, developed, leased and managed more than $1.7 billion in projects comprising over 7.4 million square feet of retail and mixed-use space. Easton Town Center, co-developed by Steiner + Associates, was named one of the Top Five most innovative malls in history by “Inside Retail.”
Bucksbaum Retail Properties, founded by John Bucksbaum, is a fully integrated owner and developer of retail real estate that incorporates office, residential and hospitality uses into its suburban malls and urban-oriented retail developments. Bucksbaum Retail Properties is actively involved in understanding the relationship between a high quality of life and the built environment while consistently exploring adaptation and reuse of existing real estate. John Bucksbaum previously served as Chairman and CEO of General Growth Properties which had ownership and management interest in over 200 regional and super regional shopping malls, totaling approximately 200 million square feet.
Daimler Group, Inc. is a vertically integrated real estate development and construction management company founded in 1988 and headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Over the past 26 years, Daimler has completed close to 242 projects totaling 17 million square feet and $1.5 billion. Daimler has leased an additional 10 million square feet of office space during that time.
The Raymond Group, along with its management business Raymond Management Company, is one of the Midwest’s premier hospitality real estate development and management companies. In the early 1980s the company originally focused on restaurants in Wisconsin and soon after started to expand its hospitality focus by developing its first Super 8 Motel in Germantown, WI. By 1994, Raymond sold its original restaurant portfolio and turned its focus exclusively to the development and management of hotels. Now, with over 25 years of experience the Raymond Group’s portfolio currently consists of 18 hotels across the country. Raymond has twice been awarded Hilton Hotel Corporation’s prestigious Hampton Inn Developer of the Year Award.
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