In his role as President, Robert (Bob) manages various aspects of the retail development process for Crossroads, including site identification, feasibility analysis, entitlement procurement, design/budget coordination and construction. Bob is also the CEO of Supermarket Consulting Group (SCG), an independent advisory firm which provides market research, feasibly studies, and other advisory services to a variety of retail operators and developers, including Crossroads. Bob has over 30 years of experience as an Executive with some of the region’s largest supermarket chains. He has developed supermarkets anchored shopping centers in lower-income urban neighborhoods utilizing various non-traditional financing programs including New Market Tax Credits, Economic Development Grants, PILOTS, Redevelopment Area Bonds and Community Development Block Grants, as well as public-private partnerships. Bob is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, on the Advisory Board of the Morris-Middlesex County Habitat for Humanity, and is a graduate of Rutgers University with a B.A. degree in Economics and Finance. Bob has been with Crossroads since 2012.