Ms. Kampler, an attorney, comes to Hilco Real Estate after 16 years with Polo Ralph Lauren, one of the most well-known and successful retail lifestyle brands. She negotiated, drafted, implemented and supervised all store and corporate real estate transactions throughout the U.S. and Canada. Her accomplishments included opening over 200 new retail stores as well as corporate offices and distribution facilities. She also led teams responsible for closing the Polo Jeans Company division and its retail stores, closing the Lauren Outlet Store division, and restructuring the real estate portfolio of Club Monaco when it was integrated into Ralph Lauren.
Prior to Polo Ralph Lauren, Ms. Kampler practiced law at Coudert Brothers, a diverse, international law practice in New York, as well as with law firm, Richards & O'Neil, also in New York. She received her law degree from New York University School of Law and both Masters and Bachelors degrees from the University of Pennsylvania.
Ms. Kampler served on the Board of Governors of the National Retail Tenant Association and as Dean of the School of Retail, University of Shopping Centers. She is currently an active member and frequent panelist with the International Council of Shopping Centers.
Hilco Real Estate, LLC (www.hilcorealestate.com) is a full service commercial real estate disposition and appraisal firm. Hilco serves retail and industrial concerns, helping them improve leverage and cash flow by quickly repositioning and restructuring their real estate commitments. Principal services include: property disposition, lease termination and restructuring, sale/leaseback transactions, MAI certified appraisals for leased and owned assets, and fee and leasehold property acquisitions. Hilco Real Estate is a unit of The Hilco Organization, the world's largest combined provider of business asset valuations, asset disposition and acquisition services, debt and equity financing and retail business consulting. For information, please visit: www.hilcotrading.com