Fred Heichman, Senior Vice President
Director of Leasing
Fred Heichman is an established retail real estate leasing specialist with over 20 years of deal making experience in leasing retail centers in urban and suburban environments, and has expertise in property management, operations and marketing to compliment the acheivement of overall asset goals though the implementation of strategic merchandising and leasing plans.
Mr. Heichman most recently served as Leasing Director for Inland Commercial Property Management overseeing the leasing function for 14 million square feet of shopping centers. Before joining Inland, he served as Vice President of Leasing for the central region of the country for Centro Properties (currently Brixmor) working the portfolio of 13 million square feet of shopping centers. Prior to his tenure at Centro, Mr. Heichman served with Tucker Development and JMB/Urban Retail Properties. His longstanding relationships with viable national, regional and local retailers across the nation has allowed for transactions that have collectively added hundreds of millions of dollars of value to shopping center assets.
Mr. Heichman received a bachelor of arts in business administration from Bradley University in Peoria, IL. He holds a Senior Certified Leasing Specialist (SCLS) designation and is an active member of the Illinois State Committee for ICSC, as well as a past Illinois State Director.