Pioneering shopping center developer John D. Smith, who founded John D. Smith Developments and broke the mold with Atlanta's Lenox Square in 1959, has died. Smith was a former chairman and trustee of the International Council of Shopping Centers.
Adam Moschin, vice president of leasing for Tucker Development Corp., has been named co-chairman of ICSC's Next Generation committee for Chicago. Next Generation holds four or five events in the city every year.
Chicago-based Mega Realty has started to build a new strip mall in Mundelein, Ill., to be called the Forest Plaza shopping center. The construction of this center will include renovations to Forest Avenue.