inDC: The State of Retail in DC

Register Now for Upcoming WDCEP Program

Contact: Andi Joseph
Manager, Research & Communications

March 27, 2009

Washington, D.C.—Join the Washington, DC Economic Partnership on April 24th for the first inDC program in the economic trendsetters series. This program will feature stimulating discussion focusing on an in-depth look at the Washington area’s retail market.

This is an exciting opportunity to hear from Mr. Alexander (Sandy) Paul, National Research Director for Delta Associates, who will set the stage with a discussion of the economy, and then focus on the past and future performance of the neighborhood shopping center market. Come and learn about key insights into office market performance and its impact on street-level retail.

Regional perspective on retail provided by local leading developer, Gary D. Rappaport, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Rappaport Companies, and by Henry Fonvielle, Executive Vice President of The Rappaport Companies.


  • Friday, April 24, 2009
  • Registration & Breakfast: 8-8:30am
  • Program: 8:30am-10:00am


  • Reed Smith, LLP
  • 1301 K Street NW
  • East Tower Penthouse
  • Washington, DC 20005
  • Metro – McPherson Square (Blue and Orange lines); Metro Center (Red, Blue and Orange lines)

Cost to attend this program is $35, and registration is required. Seating for this event is limited. Please register by Wednesday, April 22, 2009. Click here to register.


The WDCEP is a 501(c)3 non-profit, public/private partnership dedicated to promoting business opportunities throughout DC and contributing to business retention and attraction activities. For more information visit

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