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#1 Marketplace for Retail Space.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Software
  • Location New York City, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded July 2009
  • Employees 8
  • Website

Company Summary

RetailMLS is the first multiple listing service (MLS) dedicated exclusively to the retail real estate market. We have streamlined the process of marketing and searching for retail space by aggregating listings into an easy-to-use, standardized and low cost platform. RetailMLS provides all retail professionals, including landlords, brokers and tenants, immediate access to the information needed to get to negotiations and close deals faster!


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    Benjamin M. Zises
    Founder & Chief Executive Officer

    Benjamin Zises is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Zises began a career in real estate over six years ago as a licensed real estate salesperson and has experience in all areas of real estate brokerage. Mr. Zises was formerly a retail broker in NYC and was responsible for site selection and lease negotiations with various high profile landlords and tenant clients. Mr. Zises holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Boston University and

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    Samuel A. Zises
    Chief Marketing Officer

    Sam was formerly the Marketing & Business Development Manager at Ogilvy & Mather’s industry leading entertainment marketing arm, OgilvyEntertainment. Prior to joining Ogilvy, Sam ran business and brand development for a leading social media agency, Big Fuel Communications, where he developed campaigns for clients such as Colgate-Palmolive, Fisher-Price, McDonald’s, Yahoo!, KFC and Budweiser, among others.

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    Tom Lorenc
    Chief Technology Officer

    Mr. Lorenc began his career as a software developer in 1989 working for IBM. Most recently, he was VP of Engineering and Lead Technical Architect for the digital music distribution company, The Orchard.
    There, Mr. Lorenc was instrumental in architecting, designing, and developing their proprietary systems, Release Builder and Artist Builder, which encode and distribute digital media files to over 600 websites and e-stores including iTunes, YouT

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    Christopher Luken
    Chief Product Officer

    Mr. Luken leads the RetailMLS Product Development Team, which is responsible for conceptualizing, designing, enhancing, measuring and testing the RetailMLS platform functionality. In his role, Mr. Luken defines the strategy and sequencing of platform enhancements and bug-fixes, outlines the capability requirements for each product development milestone, and drives the tactical execution of both application development & infrastructure development


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    Daniel DeWolf
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    Howard Krant

Previous Investors

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    Ryan Slack (Former CEO and Co-Founder,
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    Cap-Meridian Ventures