General Manager – NEWCITY, Lincoln Park
Scott Rolston is the general manager for NEWCITY located in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois.
Opened in November 2015, NEWCITY is a mixed-use lifestyle and entertainment center totaling more than 500,000 square feet of retail, restaurant, residential and office space. Scott is responsible for the day-to-day management of the project, including development and management of the property operating budget, administration of retail leases, maintenance and upkeep of the property, community relations, local and regional leasing, and implementation of ancillary income programs.
Scott has more than 26 years of shopping center management experience in all aspects of retail property management including financial operations, staff development, marketing, operations, leasing and renovation/construction.
During his career, Scott has worked for two of the top U.S. shopping center developers, Simon Property Group and DeBartolo Properties Management, Inc. and two leading property management firms, Cushman Wakefield Northmarq and Mid-America Asset Management.
Scott is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce and the University of South Florida Alumni Association. In 1995, Scott served as the president of the Ybor City Chamber of Commerce in Tampa, Fla.
Scott holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Fla., and an associate degree in business from the College of Lake County in Grayslake, Ill.