• Restaurant and Entertainment
  • Land
  • Pad Sites
  • Strategic Planning


Jill Tiernan joined The Retail Connection at the launch in January 2004 as an Executive Vice President. Tiernan focuses on restaurants, retailers, and listings.

Tiernan is currently working with such notable clients as Eatzi’s, Doce Mesas, Buffalo Wild Wings, Feed Me Pronto, Cake Bar, Kate Weiser Chocolate, Soriee Coffee Bar, Beto & Son, Mama’s Pizza, Terlingo Fitness, and Renew Beauty Med Spa. She is presently listing the high-profile Preston Shepard Place in Plano and Trinity Groves in West Dallas.

Jill is well known for being instrumental in creating neighborhoods in Dallas- Deep Ellum, West End, Downtown Main Street, and Trinity Groves.

Prior to joining The Retail Connection, Tiernan was a Senior Vice President of The Weitzman Group where she was a top producer. Tiernan’s expertise includes the negotiation of property leases, ground leases, land sales, and shopping centers sales as well as build-to-suits. In addition, Tiernan’s past experience includes representation of many landlords including; PNC Weingarten Realty Advisors, Kimco Realty, Lincoln Property Group, NewQuest, Hall Financial and Cinemark as well as tenant representation for Landry’s, Inc, MiCocina, Friday’s and Fuddruckers.

Jill is a member of the Dallas Assembly, Oak Lawn Committee and International Council of Shopping Centers. Jill chaired the 2019 Stewpot luncheon with 800 attendees raising over $300,000. The Stewpot feed’s 1,000 homeless in Dallas daily. She is a high school mentor at Thomas Jefferson High School.

Tiernan earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from Mills College in Oakland, California. She enjoys playing golf, Mahjong, Hollywood Gin Rummy and Texas Hold’em Poker.