LeMasters to join Cherry Creek North BID

Nick LeMasters

Nick LeMasters was selected as CEO of the Cherry Creek North Business Improvement District.

His new role will begin Nov. 1

LeMasters has been general manager of Cherry Creek Shopping Center since 1996. He began his career in the shopping center industry with The Taubman Co. in 1990, managing shopping centers in the San Francisco Bay Area. Prior to his experience with Taubman, LeMasters spent 15 years with Dayton Hudson Corp.’s Mervyn’s Department Store chain.

LeMasters is active in the Denver community, currently serving on the board of directors for Visit Denver, as a mayoral-appointed board member of the Denver Convention Center Hotel Authority, and on the executive committee for the Metro Denver Economic Development Corp. He is a founding board member and past chair of the Cherry Creek Area Business Alliance and was inducted into the Colorado Tourism Hall of Fame for his efforts to promote tourism in Denver and Colorado. LeMasters also is an active participant in the Cherry Creek Steering Committee, which, in partnership with city staff and neighbors, created the Cherry Creek Area Plan, a key document that guides development throughout Cherry Creek.

LeMasters is succeeding Julie Underdahl, who joined the Cherry Creek North BID in 2007 and was the longest serving CEO in the BID’s history.

Jennifer Hayes has been an editor with the CREJ since 2000. Jennifer covers multifamily and retail news in the Denver metro area plus all property types in Colorado Springs and Southern Colorado. She also covers the finance market as well as solicits bylines articles and is editor of the Health Care Properties Quarterly. Before joining…