OTL Takes the Stage at Entertainment Experience Evolution Conference

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France Media recently hosted its 5th Annual Entertainment Experience Evolution conference, bringing together the retail industry’s leading developers, restaurateurs, entertainment/retail operators, designers, and futurists to discuss the evolution of the physical retail environment

OTL’s CEO, J. Wickham Zimmerman, spoke on the “Open Spaces: The Invisible Anchor” panel alongside other industry leaders including:

  • Julie Brinkerhoff-Jacobs – President & CFO, Lifescapes International
  • Dan Burgner – President & CEO, Burgner Experiential
  • Sean Slater – Principal, RDC
  • Jose Antonio Perez – Managing Director, Agave Holdings
  • Steve Graham – Principal, Stellar Development

From open-air parks to lush landscaped environments to water features, today’s consumers increasingly view open spaces in retail environments as one of a center’s most attractive assets.

During the panel, OTL discussed several of its key projects featuring unique open space designs and fountain integrations, including the Hillsdale Shopping Center in San Mateo, California; the Village at Meridian in Meridian, Idaho; City Creek Center in Salt Lake City, Utah; and Downtown Summerlin in Las Vegas, Nevada, among others.

Click here to listen to the entire Open Spaces panel.