Bennett Bark


  • Tenant Representation


Bennett C. Bark joined The Retail Connection in 2015. His 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.

Bark was a key partner in the site selection, market analysis, and lease negotiation with many high profile U.S. landlords. While at Open Realty, he 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, Bark worked on the operational side of Ralph Lauren retail stores, where he developed a broad knowledge of retail from many different vantage points.

He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Adam State University and is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers.



DCEO Awards

DCEO Magazine Awards 2017

Bennett Bark, Steve Greenberg, Steve Lieberman, Terry Syler, Mitch Traub, Jack Weir, Luke Wilson, and Jeremy Zidell received the Power Brokers Awards from DCEO Magazine in 2017.

DCEO Awards

DCEO Magazine Awards 2019

Bennett Bark, Dennis Leibovitz, Steve Lieberman, Susan Ridley, Terry Syler, Mitch Traub, Brandon Trimble, and Luke Wilson received the Power Brokers Awards from DCEO Magazine in 2019.