Beau Young, CLS
Executive Vice President
As executive vice president, Beau specializes in shopping center development, management, acquisition redevelopment and anchor leasing. He comes to Retail Specialists with 30 years of retail leasing and development experience.
Before Moore Company, where he spent two years as president of retail, Beau worked for 25 years for Aronov Realty, the largest privately-owned real estate firm in the Southeast where he served as vice president of retail development responsible for site location, anchor tenant procurement and project conception. Prior to his tenure at Aronov, Beau was a top producer for New Development Leasing at CBL & Associates in Chattanooga, TN. Throughout his career, he has done $40 million in sales and has been involved in the development and leasing of more than 5 million square feet.
Beau is a 30 year member of International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and was part of the first class to receive the CLS (Certified Leasing Specialist) designation. He attended the University of Mississippi where he majored in business administration. Beau is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys playing golf. He and his wife Liz have two children, Chance and Anne Wesley.