Dee brings to ExecuSearch and its clients and candidates over 20 years of shopping center development, management and marketing experience.
Dee began her career managing a regional mall in Northern California. She later went on to become Regional Vice President where she was instrumental in developing the company’s management division and regional office in the San Jose area. Dee then joined The Paul Carlson Company, a Top 100 Shopping Center Management Company, as Regional President overseeing its Northern California portfolio of retail, commercial and industrial properties.
In 1998, Dee departed from the management track to focus her attention on developing her own executive recruitment firm, Administrative Source. Following 7 successful years in general real estate recruitment, in 2005 Dee began to focus solely on shopping center and retail property management professionals with her specialty firm, ExecuSearch.
As a Certified Property Manager (CPM) with the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), Dee has served twice as President for its San Jose chapter. She also received the Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) designation through the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).