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Kam South Joins Retail Strategies as Portfolio Director

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May 19, 2021

Kam South Joins Retail Strategies as Portfolio Director

Retail Strategies is pleased to announce that Kam South has joined its team as Portfolio Director, serving as the main liaison with our community leaders in the Midwest. He will be working in Arkansas, Kansas, Indiana, Missouri, and Oklahoma. In this role, South will serve as the main point of contact between the Retail Strategies team and its community clients, and make outreach to real estate professionals on behalf of the community.

South brings a new skill set to Retail Strategies, having spent the past three years as an Operations Manager at Larry Blumberg and Associates working in hospitality management. He earned his MBA in Hospitality and Tourism Management from Florida Atlantic University and received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Government Affairs from Miles College. South is currently working toward his Ph.D. in Policy Analysis and Management from Cornell University.

“His connections with hospitality and tourism give a depth to our team that will further service our clients.

Clay Craft, Vice President of Client Services, Retail Strategies

“Kam joining Retail Strategies brings a fresh approach to the Portfolio Director role and our Client Services team,” said Clay Craft, Vice President of Client Services at Retail Strategies. “His connections with hospitality and tourism gives a depth to our team that will further service our clients. We are excited to have Kam join Retail Strategies and we believe he will create a positive impact both internally and externally.”

“Retail Strategies is a new and invigorating experience for me,” said South. “I am excited to begin working with our client communities and advocating on their behalf. Retail Strategies has a motivated team and an expansive set of resources at their disposal that gives a renewed energy when it comes to retail recruitment. I look forward to making an impact in the communities I serve.”

Outside the office, South enjoys fishing, hunting, wakeboarding, and skydiving. He is currently working on his Private Pilot License (PPL) and competitively races cars and motorcycles.

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Kam South

Portfolio Director
205.905.5463
ksouth@retailstrategies.com

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