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WITH OR WITHOUT CHER ~ AND GOD BLESS SONNY (RIP) ~ BUT THE BEAT GOES ON AT THE NEW NORTHGATE MALL: Marshalls (NEVER PAY FULL PRICE FOR FABULOUS !!) joins DSW, The Designer Shoe Warehouse, in junior anchor parade at rebranded, repositioned Cincy suburban retail hotspot in Colerain Township, Ohio

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Marshalls joins junior anchor DSW at the new Northgate Mall in Colerain Township.

PRESS RELEASE PDF: Marshalls opening at Northgate Mall in Colerain Township early 2013 – Press Release by Andy Hemmer

Marshalls Opening at Northgate Mall

One week after landing DSW, The Designer Shoe Warehouse, Marshalls announces newest location at Northgate Mall

 Now with 750+ stores in 22 states, the newest store is set to open early next year at

Marshalls will take 27,000 sq. ft. of the former Dillard’s store and sign on as the 2nd Junior Anchor tenant to join the transformation of Northgate Mall.

JUNIOR ANCHOR PARADE: Marshalls, DSW newest stores announced at the new Northgate Mall, Colerain Township, Ohio.

Cincinnati Enquirer feature on Northgate Mall:

[COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio ~ July 26, 2012] Marshalls, the store that reminds us you should “Never pay full price for Fabulous,” will soon be offering its brilliant brand-name and designer goods at stunning prices for the entire family – at its newest location at Northgate Mall.

The Massachusetts-based chain, part of TJX Companies, has more than 750 stores in 22 states and, by early next year, will be opening at the freshly-charged Northgate Mall (, where both local brokers, Chris Hodge and Mary Bresnahan of CBRE and the owners, Tabani Group, Inc. of Dallas, have dug in deep.

Chris Hodge of Team Northgate – CBRE Cincinnati and Dayton.

Last week, we welcomed DSW, The Designer Shoe Warehouse, and if you wear shoes, you know DSW.

“Now, we’re taking the wraps off one of the biggest names in designer brands at stunning prices, Marshalls, at the Northgate Mall,” said Chris Hodge, First Vice President with the Cincinnati and Dayton offices of CBRE.


Marshalls ( is the second-largest family apparel and home fashion retailer in the U.S. from TJX Companies, behind its sister company, T.J. Maxx.

The Northgate Mall Marshalls store measures 27,312 square feet and will open next year. Marshall’s will be the second junior anchor tenant to fill up the former Dillard’s store.

NORTHGATE TURNAROUND TITAN: Zeshan Tabani, The Tabani Group of Dallas –

Marshalls, in and of itself, represents a brand on the move,” said Mary Bresnahan, Senior Associate with the Columbus office of CBRE.

Bresnahan and Hodge comprise the leasing team heading the transformation of Northgate Mall.

“The new Marshall’s store at Northgate Mall is just another exciting step in the revitalization process,” said Jeff Ritter, president of the Colerain Township Trustees.

Coupled with the announcement last week regarding DSW, the addition of Marshalls is another indication of the transformation that is occurring every day with Northgate Mall,” Ritter said.

“We have Marshalls to thank, our leasing team at CBRE, led by Chris Hodge and Mary Bresnahan and all the support we receive from Colerain Township,” said Zeshan Tabani, Managing Principal of the Tabani Group (

The Tabani Group recently purchased the 916,000-square-foot mall, and is committed to its revival and repositioning.

Mary Bresnahan, Team Northgate, from CBRE (Columbus).

“We are a regional attraction, undergoing an historic renaissance with a new attitude, shops, security and style,” Tabani adds.

The Northgate leasing team of Mary Bresnahan ( [614] 430-5055) and Chris Hodge from CBRE ( [513] 369-1603brokered the Marshalls lease, and continue to report strong activity.

Zeshan Tabani can be reached at ( [972] 417-5835).

For media inquiries, please contact Mr. Andy Hemmer, president of PR at (513) 604-5428 or

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Marshalls at Northgate Mall – The Press Release.


NORTHGATE MALL LANDS DSW, THE DESIGNER SHOE WAREHOUSE, IN COLERAIN TOWNSHIP: Sixth store to open in Greater Cincinnati arriving in early 2013 courtesy Zeshan Tabani, new owner Tabani Group and Team Northgate: Chris Hodge (Cincinnati/Dayton), Mary Bresnahan (Columbus) from CBRE

Posted in PR with tags , , , , , , , , on 07/26/2012 by @CincinnatiPR

DSW, The Designer Shoe Warehouse, opening at Northgate Mall in Colerain Township

PRESS RELEASE PDF: Northgate Mall lands DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse, opening 6th Cincy store 2013 in Colerain Township Press Release – 7.17.12

Thanks, Jenny Key – Marc Emral – all the hard-working folks at the Community Newspapers family in Cincinnati!

Here’s Jenny’s online story, which broke the news on Tuesday, July 17:


Northgate Mall lands DSW, Designer Shoe Warehouse, opening in early 2013

DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse at revamped Colerain Twp. retail icon

 New Northgate Mall owner: Store construction starts today.

DSW, already open in five Cincinnati communities, opening 19,000 SF Jr. Anchor in the former Dillard’s box.

Colerain Township Trustees President Jeff Ritter ‘Rebirth of Northgate is a top priority for Trustees, Administration.’

[COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio ~ July 17, 2012] DSW, The Designer Shoe Warehouse, will be offering those sexy summer wedges for ladies and plenty of shodden gear year-round for the dudes soon with its sixth store in the Cincinnati marketplace, opening early next year at Northgate Mall.

We’re jumping out of our shoes over here. The customers, our tenants, and the general public won’t stop asking: ‘When is DSW coming?’ ” says Zeshan Tabani, Managing Director of The Tabani Group of Dallas (, owner of Northgate Mall (

The answer: ASAP. Right now, we’re looking at early 2013, and we couldn’t be more excited.”

Zeshan Tabani, Tabani Group, Dallas.

A specific DSW opening date at Northgate Mall will be released as store construction progresses.

Colerain Township warmly welcomes its newest neighbors on Colerain Avenue in Ohio’s largest township, lauds Township President Jeff Ritter.

Ritter promises more major retailers to complement DSW ( in the coming months at Northgate Mall.

“The rebirth of the Northgate Mall has been a top priority for the Colerain Township Trustees and the administration,” Ritter said.

We’re not surprised that The Tabani Group has started delivering already; that is who they are,” said Frank Birkenhauerassistant township administrator and director of development.

Mary Bresnahan, CBRE Columbus.

“Upon purchasing the property, they sponsored the annual Colerain Fireworks display because of the significance to the community, and are now bringing in some of the best national tenants into our market,” Birkenhauer said.

Why do people love DSW?

Chris Hodge, CBRE Cincy/Dayton

According to web reviewers on Yelp and Facebook, the biggest common denominator is the enormous selection, followed by quality, style, convenience of store location, and abundance of fashion (at the right price).

The Northgate leasing team of Mary Bresnahan ( [614] 430-5055) and Chris Hodge from CBRE ( [513] 369-1603) lassoed the lease, and continue to report strong activity.

Zeshan Tabani can be reached at ( [972] 417-5835).

For media inquiries, please contact Mr. Andy Hemmer, president of PR at (513) 604-5428 or

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DSW at Northgate: The Press Release (7.17.12)

Birthdate: next Friday, May 11, for Colerain Township Gateway Park and Memorial Plaza. Media Advisory sez: 9:30 a.m. groundbreaking, Springdale and Colerain Roads, Colerain Township. Be there!

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Colerain Township Gateway Park and Memorial Plaza

Groundbreaking for Colerain Township Gateway Park, economic development catalyst for Colerain Township and the Ohio Route 27 corridor, kicks off with synonymous ceremonies next Friday, May 11, signaling the launch of Gateway Park, the adjacent Memorial Plaza and a tasty new restaurant to boot, Cheddar’s.

Festivities begin at 9:30 a.m. at the site near the Northgate Mall, at Colerain and Springdale roads in Colerain Township, organized by officials from Greer Companies of Lexington ( and Colerain Township.

The Colerain Township Memorial Plaza will honor Colerain Township police, firefighters, township workers as well as veterans from all U.S. service branches.

Donations are being accepted, and Memorial Pavers are available for sale as tributes to police, fire, and veterans of the Armed Forces.

Residents and businesses may purchase Memorial Pavers to show their support by logging onto the township website at or by calling the main number, (513) 385-7500. The URL is

Colerain Township Gateway Park represents not only the Memorial Plaza, but an economic development project that has served as a catalyst to the revitalization of the entire Northgate Mall property,” said Jeff Ritter, President of the Colerain Township Trustees.

Design consultants for Colerain Township Gateway Park and Memorial Plaza are MSI + KKG (landscape architecture), Brownstone Design (graphic design) and CDS Associates Inc. (civil engineering).

The Colerain Township Trustees are Ritter (Trustee President), Dennis Deters (Trustee Vice President) and Melinda Rinehart (Trustee).

Township Administrators are James M. Rowan (Administrator) and Frank Birkenhauer (Director of Development, Assistant Administrator).

For media inquiries regarding the groundbreaking next Friday for Colerain Township Gateway Park and Memorial Plaza, please contact Mr. Andy Hemmer, President of PR at (513) 604-5428 or


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