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Regency Associates Earn International Council of Shopping Center Designation

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RICHMOND, VIRGINIA:  Thalhimer Realty Partners, Inc. and Rebkee, owners of Regency, are pleased to announce Steve Bonniville, CSM and Julie Gordon, CMD have earned the newly established International Council of Shopping Center’s (ICSC) Certified Retail Real Estate Professional (CRRP) designation. Steve Bonniville is the General Manager, and Julie Gordon the Marketing Director, at Regency. Both Steve and Julie are instrumental in the day-to- day operations and ongoing transformation of Regency from a 900,000 SF Shopping Mall into a mixed-use commercial and residential community. 
Steve and Julie were among the first to receive this distinguished designation, which was earned through their demonstration of knowledge of the core principals essential to the retail real estate industry.  Founded in 1957, ICSC’s education and certification programs raise the industry’s professional standards globally and this accomplishment truly sets those achieving this designation and their firm apart from the rest. ICSC professional certifications give special recognition to retail real estate professionals, who demonstrate the highest levels of competency in the industry, proven through professional education, experience, ethics and passing a final examination.
Thalhimer Realty Partners, Inc. and Rebkee are privately held real estate investment firms headquartered in Richmond, VA, with assets located throughout the Southeast United States.