Bryan P. Zabell is Managing Director & Executive Vice President at Raider Hill with over 20 years of retail real estate experience. Mr. Zabell’s primary responsibilities include overseeing the leasing strategy and execution across the company’s various portfolios and managing retailer relationships. Mr. Zabell is also actively involved in all aspects of the firm’s advisory services with a particular focus on leasing operations, organizational design, the implementation of industry-recognized best practices, and site selection for retailers. Mr. Zabell is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee.
Prior to joining Raider Hill, Mr. Zabell was with DDR Corp. for 17 years in various management positions primarily within the leasing department. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President of Leasing responsible for overseeing all leasing functions for more than 100 property portfolio of shopping centers located in the western half of the US and Puerto Rico. In this capacity, Mr. Zabell managed a team of 10 leasing professionals with responsibility for $300 million in annual NOI. Previously, he was Senior Vice President of Anchor Store Leasing from 2009 to 2014. In this role, he was responsible for leading a team of leasing professionals who handled all of the big box leasing for a national portfolio of 400 properties. Under the supervision of Mr. Zabell, the anchor store leasing team completed more than 250 big box leases and redevelopment projects during that five-year time period.
Mr. Zabell received a BS in Business Administration from the Max M. Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University. He is an active member of ICSC, member of the Planning & Zoning Commission for the City of Beachwood, Ohio, and is based in the company’s Beachwood, Ohio office.