Bennett C. Bark is a Vice President | Brokerage for the Retail Connection, having joined in 2015. Bennett’s most recent experience includes over 7 years with Open Realty Advisors, where he worked on the execution of market strategies for all Open Realty clients including Apple, J. Crew, Tesla, Spanx, Restoration Hardware & Warby Parker. Bennett was a key partner in the site selection, market analysis, and lease negotiation with many high profile U.S. landlords. While at Open Realty, Bennett lead the accounts for L’Occitane, Bonobos and Abercrombie and Fitch. He has also worked throughout the U.S. on the portfolio management for PacSun, Abercrombie and Fitch, Hollister and Abercrombie Kids.
Prior to joining Open Realty, Bennett worked on the operational side of Ralph Lauren retail stores, where he developed a broad knowledge of retail from many different vantage points. Bennett received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Adam State University and is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers.