Editorial Advisory Board 2023


Brooks Herman
Project Manager: Healthcare
Hill International


Ken Demske
Managing Director


Rob Adkins
Project Development Manager
Licensed Stores
National Accounts


Laura Gross
Retail Facilities Manager
American Signature Furniture


Isy Cabrera
Director Development & Construction
Focus Brands LLC


Dedrick Kirkem
Facilities Director


Aaron Ancello
Facilities Asset Management
Public Storage


Bob Meza
Senior Construction Project Manager


Pam Goodwin
Goodwin Commercial


David Thompson
Vice President
TCB Construction Group



John Miologos,
Director, Store Standards
Store Design and Planning
Walgreens Company


Bob Witken
KCA Development


Megan Haggerty
Legacy Capital Investment


Lu Sacharski
VP Ops & Project Mgmt
Interserv Hospitality


Gary Rall
Vice President of Design & Development Holiday Inn Club Vacations


John Cooper
Principal Executive Vice President
Stormont Hospitality Group


Joe Thomas
Vice President Engineering
Loews Hotels



Andy Briggs
Managing Principal
A14 Capital Management

John Stallman
Marketing Manager
Lakeview Construction


Matt Schimenti
Schimenti Construction


Jim Sheuchenko
Property Management Advisors, LLC


Fred Margulies
Director of Retail Architecture
Onyx Creative


Gina Noda
Connect Source Consulting Group, LLC.


Steve Olson


Jeff Mahler
RCA Advisory Board Member


Kay Barrett, NCIDQ, CDP
Senior Vice President
Cushman Wakefield


Rob Rausch – CEO
RAR Hospitality
Faculty Associate, Arizona State Univ.


Stephen Hekman
Executive VP
Kingsmen Retail US

Dr. Mark Levin Professor Burns School/ Daniels College, University of Denver

will be held January 26th, 2023, Noon to 4 PM EST with Atlanta locals in person and rest of country virtual via Zoom.

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January 26th, 2023
The 13th Annual Hybrid Summit will be held on January 26th, 2023 Noon to 4 PM EST.

Virtual Women in Construction: Building Connections was held on December 14th, 2022, 1 PM to 2 PM EST via a Zoom. 2023 Virtual Women in Construction TBD.

2023 Virtual Men’s Round Tables

2023 Men’s Round Table #1 will be held Q1, 2023

2023 Virtual Women’s Round Tables

2023 Women’s Round Table #1 will be held Q2, 2023


Kroger signs on to backup energy storage solution in California

Kroger is adopting e2Cos.’ R3Di system to guard its Ralphs distribution center in California against power outages. Installation for the backup energy storage solution is expected to wrap up by early summer, allowing the on-site system to be used as primary or standby backup power

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