Millman Search Group, Inc. Retained by Atlanta Braves to Conduct Nationwide Search for the General Manager of its Mixed-Use Development Project Planned for SunTrust Park

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Millman Search Group will identify an experienced professional to oversee management, operations and marketing of the entire mixed-use community

The Atlanta Braves are setting a new high standard for professional sports venues across the nation...We are seeking a best-in-class individuals with the industry competence and professional confidence to bring this project to fruition...

The Atlanta Braves organization recently retained leading nationwide search firm Millman Search Group, Inc. to hire the general manager for the mixed-use development adjacent to SunTrust Park. The development will be the first-ever mixed-use community to open in tandem with a major league venue. Both are slated to open in the spring of 2017.

Under the agreement, Millman Search Group is charged with identifying and placing a knowledgeable and successful executive with in-depth experience managing mixed-use properties, malls or town centers. This individual will be responsible for the management and oversight of the mixed-use development planned adjacent to SunTrust Park that will include specialty retail and restaurants, the Roxy Theatre, an approximately 260-room four-star Omni Hotel, a nine-story office space, and approximately 600 upscale residences.

“The Atlanta Braves are setting a new high standard for professional sports venues across the nation, and we are honored to be a part of this monumental project,” said Mark Millman, President and CEO of Millman Search Group. “As the first of its kind, this unique mixed-use development requires a reputable general manager with proven year-over-year success overseeing various mixed-use formats, including retail, restaurants, residences, hotels and Class A office buildings. We are seeking a best-in-class individual with the industry competence and professional confidence to bring this project to fruition, facilitate a grand opening, and provide ongoing oversight for continued success.”

Millman Search Group has more than 30 years of experience in successfully placing senior-level professionals across the shopping center and commercial real estate, hospitality, entertainment, retail, luxury retail and wholesale industries. Millman Search Group hired the general manager of Miracle Mile Mall in Las Vegas, one of the most successful shopping malls in the country. Millman Search Group recently completed recruitment of the vice president of property management for Phoenix-based Red Development and a vice president of construction for CIM Group in Los Angeles.

“We have the distinct opportunity to be a catalyst to change northwestern Metro Atlanta with our development and SunTrust Park project. It is paramount for us to find the right person to oversee the many key elements of this development while working closely with the Atlanta Braves to coordinate the year round activities of this premier southeast destination,” said Mike Plant, Executive Vice President of Business Operation for the Atlanta Braves. “We are confident that Millman Search Group will help us find the best candidate to fill this unique role.”

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About Millman Search Group, Inc.
Established in 1982, Millman Search Group has placed thousands of executive, senior and management level professionals with top companies in a variety of industries nationwide. Our diverse and experienced team caters to the unique needs of each client by offering an array of flexible search solutions, access to passive and best-in-class candidates, in depth industry awareness, and a proven recruitment process aimed at positively impacting the ROI. We specialize in serving employers in a variety of industries and across a broad range of disciplines, including shopping centers, REITs and commercial real estate; hospitality and entertainment; retail; luxury retail; and wholesale. This includes local businesses, emerging companies, organizations with a national footprint, and Fortune 1000 companies. Learn more at

About Atlanta Braves
The Atlanta Braves are the National League’s winningest franchise since 1991. During that time, Braves teams have earned two National League wild cards, 15 division championships, five National League pennants, and a World Series title. Based in Atlanta since 1966, the Braves franchise is the longest continuously operating franchise in Major League Baseball. Follow the Braves at,, and

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