Tom Karpenske, Retail Properties Specialist, has more than 22 years experience in the retail industry. Since joining CBRE , Inc. in 1993, Mr. Karpenske has represented clients in the sale and leasing of retail space. Business activities focus on the assignment of projects from national and local retailers and developers. Client Services include site acquisition, tenant leasing, and disposition of retail properties.
Prior experience includes more than 18 years of successful retail management with responsibility for up to 33 retail outlets and a warehouse/distribution center. During this time, Mr. Karpenske's business activities included the supervision of daily operations, human resource development, budgeting analysis, product planning, sales/profit performance, inventory control, and buying. He handled these activities in the capacity of District Manager for Athletes Foot stores, Lady Foot Locker, Foot Locker, and Payless Shoe Source, Inc.