Orlando, FL (PRWEB) March 17, 2015
Artegon Marketplace Orlando, the new 1.1 million-square-foot shopping attraction located on north International Drive, has appointed Sara Montuori, CMD, as marketing manager. Montuori will manage marketing, advertising, branding, public relations, social media, community relations, sponsorship development and more for the eclectic center, which features Florida’s largest daily indoor artisan marketplace surrounded by world-class anchors and one-of-a-kind retailers and food purveyors.
“Sara is an award-winning, highly regarded marketing professional within the retail, commercial and residential real estate industry with a proven track record of success,” said Thearon Scurlock, general manager for Artegon Marketplace. “Her extensive relationships in Central Florida, combined with well-honed insights and experience effectively engaging both local and visitor audiences, will contribute significant value to the growth of our center.”
Prior to joining Artegon Marketplace, Montuori most recently worked with Oviedo Mall as marketing manager, where she developed and implemented a comprehensive marketing plan and budget to maximize traffic and revenue for the 954,987-square-foot regional mall.
Her previous posts included marketing and customer relations positions with Simon Property Group’s Orlando Premium Outlets, Outlet Marketplace and Prime Retail, as well as with Pulte Homes, where her contributions to the team earned prestigious JD Power Customer Satisfaction Awards for four consecutive years.
Her additional honors and awards include earning ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centers) Certified Marketing Director (CMD) designation; and winning several ICSC Global and Maxi awards as a member of Prime Outlets Orlando’s local team in collaboration with Prime Retail’s corporate office.
In addition to her membership in ICSC, Montuori is an active member of the University of Central Florida Alumni Association and its College of Business’ mentorship program. Montuori earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from UCF.
Artegon Marketplace Orlando is a 1.1 million-square-foot shopping attraction and artisan marketplace that has transformed Orlando shopping into a new kind of experience. Located in the heart of Orlando’s tourism district on the north end of International Drive and catering to local residents and visitors alike, Artegon Marketplace is the area’s destination for one-of-a-kind stores, shops and foods. Unique to the shopping attraction is The Village at Artegon Marketplace, housing 165 artisanal shops and stores where local craftspeople sell and demonstrate their products and services. Guests can also discover the area’s only Bass Pro Shops, Ron Jon Surf Shop, Sheplers Western Wear and Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill, plus climb a ropes course, take in a movie at Cinemark Theaters, and much, much more. For operating hours, directions and more information, visit Artegon Marketplace Orlando (ArtegonOrlando.com.) Like on Facebook and Follow on Twitter and Instagram #ArtegonMarketplace. The center is owned and operated by Paragon Outlet Partners, LLC, considered one of the most influential and forward-thinking development firms in the nation’s retail real estate industry.
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