David Cassman is a Vice President of Connected Development Services with The Retail Connection and has over 30 years of experience in the real estate development business primarily developing big box commercial retail stores.
He began his career with Wal-Mart Stores in the legal and real estate departments working on the financing and building of new stores in the Midwest. He then moved on to Target Stores where he developed numerous stores across the nation including many in California, Florida, Michigan, New York and Ohio. Dave has also led the real estate efforts for Home Depot, overseeing their real estate program for the western half of the United States. More recently he has been involved with numerous retail developments on the developer/landlord side of the transaction, including Lawton Marketplace which is a 375,000 SF Target/Academy anchored shopping center in Lawton, OK.
David holds an MBA/JD from the University of Arkansas and is a member of the Minnesota Bar.