Press Release: Men’s Retailers Join Tenant Mix at Lamar Central
Highland Resources Inks Two New Retail Leases at Lamar Central
Men’s Retailers Join Tenant Mix at Lamar Central
Austin, Texas – (June 7, 2016) – Highland Resources, Inc. announced today that it has signed two new retail tenants for its mixed-use development, Lamar Central, located at 38th Street and North Lamar Boulevard. Local retailers Campagna Napoli and Finley’s Barber Shop have leased spaces on the ground floor of the four-story building, recently recognized as the best new office development in Central Texas.
“Campagna Napoli and Finley’s Barber Shop are ideal complements to the fellow retail tenants and the morning-to-night dining options at Lamar Central” said David Bodenman, Highland Resources Vice President. “We’re pleased that Lamar Central will now be a destination that has something for just about everyone.”
Campagna Napoli, a luxury men’s store, will open its doors in fall 2016, signing a five-year lease for nearly 1,800 square feet. It offers men’s clothing and formalwear, sportswear, furnishings and accessories. Featured fashion designers include Eleventy, Milano 140, Slowear, Theory and Andrea Zori. Custom tailoring and made-to-measure suits and shirts are available in-store as well.
“We’re thrilled to bring this new direction in men’s clothing to Austin,” said Jason Campagna, owner and managing partner. “Austin has always been a mecca for innovation and style. Campagna Napoli is committed to providing luxury menswear that captures Austin’s character and attitude.”
Campagna brings a proven 20-year track record of luxury menswear sales and management to Campagna Napoli, in markets now spanning from Austin to New York City.
“We have targeted best-in-class products and services for both men and women for the Lamar Central development,” said Eric Dejernett, Senior Vice President at CBRE, Inc. and Highland’s lease representative. “We are very excited to have Campagna Napoli join the lineup, offering a fresh take on menswear in a prime Central Austin location.”
The Lamar Central location marks the first Campagna Napoli storefront and includes design by Austin’s Sixthriver Architects. Store hours will be 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays. The shop will be closed on Sundays.
“Lamar Central’s location in the heart of Austin and ample parking invite a convenient shopping experience,” said Campagna leasing representative Frank Seely. “Austin is a growing market for men’s fashion and lifestyle brands; I’m excited for Jason and the Campagna Napoli name to make its debut here.”
Finley’s Barber Shop, an award-winning, locally-owned barbershop for men, has signed a 10- year lease for more than 1,200 square feet and will open in fall 2016. Founded in 2008 by friends Scott Finley, president, and Darren Peterson, CEO, Finley’s provides personal care services in a relaxed setting, with a focus on the total customer experience. Finley’s is open seven days a week, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays; and 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays and also offers convenient online appointment booking. This will mark Finley’s seventh Austin location, along with two locations in the DFW Metroplex and plans for expansion to Houston and Denver.
“We are so pleased to further expand our presence to better serve our hometown of Austin with the addition of the Lamar Central location,” said Peterson. “The amenities and the neighborhood setting at Lamar Central are just right for us; we can’t wait to open our doors to the community.”
Finley’s offers a variety of grooming services, from a straight-razor shave to the Finley’s premier hair package – a cut and style, shampoo, hot-lather neck trim and massage. For three years in a row, Finley’s received Editor and Reader’s Choice Awards by Austin Monthly Magazine for best barbershop in Austin and has been twice recognized as an Austin Business Journal Fast 50 company.
“Lamar Central is a coveted retail destination, with accessibility, a prime location and high-quality design,” said Bryan McMurrey, Vice President at CBRE and Highland’s lease representative. “Finley’s is an outstanding addition to the tenant mix, and our team welcomes them to the development.”
“Finley’s is a great local success story and has been incredibly well received by the Austin community,” said John Heffington, CBRE Vice President and Finley’s leasing representative. “The location at Lamar Central will only further establish its presence here.”
Additional tenants include Kendra Scott Design, Regus, Westlake Dermatology, Pennybacker Capital, Academic Works, AEC and dining destinations Snooze Eatery and Chameleon Hospitality. For a full list of current tenants at Lamar Central, visit www.LamarCentral.com/tenants.
About Lamar Central
Lamar Central, located at 3800 North Lamar Blvd., is situated near downtown in a major employment center and in close proximity to a wide variety of housing options. The development provides an alternative to a downtown location, but with all of the same benefits–restaurants and retail, walkability and access to various modes of transit, parks and trails. Lamar Central offers its tenants proximity to premier residential neighborhoods with north/south access along MoPac and crosstown access along 38th and 45th streets. While the majority of the building is leased, retail and office space are still available. For more information, floor plans, maps and videos about Lamar Central, please visit www.LamarCentral.com.
About Highland Resources, Inc.
Highland Resources, Inc. is a family-owned real estate investment and development company with a proud history and remarkable track record of success in developing residential and
commercial projects. From the Driskill Hotel and Southwest Tower to the award-winning Highland Horizon mixed-use development in Round Rock, Highland Resources is rooted in this community with connections to some of the region’s most iconic structures. The company has accumulated and owns more than 25,000 acres of land, 5.6 million square-feet of industrial space and numerous office buildings and shopping centers in Texas and Arkansas. Highland is currently developing five different tracts of land in Texas and Oklahoma for commercial and residential use. Additionally, the company owns and operates Highland Deephaven, a 430- acre industrial development located near Inverness, Scotland, servicing the North Sea oil industry. For more information, please visit www.highlandresourcesinc.com.
About Campagna Napoli
Campagna Napoli offers men’s clothing and formalwear, sportswear, furnishings and accessories. Featured designers include Eleventy, Milano 140, Slowear, Theory, and Andrea Zori. Custom
tailoring and made-to-measure suits and shirts are available in store. For more information, please visit www.campagnanapoli.com.
About Finley’s Barber Shop
Finley’s Barber Shop provides exceptional grooming services and products for men. Finley’s mission is to provide outstanding customer experience and fine attention to detail in a relaxing
environment reminiscent of generations past. In keeping with the history of traditional barbershops, Finley’s celebrates the family experience – every Sunday features a “Father and
Sonday,” discount for family members who come in for services together. As Peterson notes, “Guys have come to appreciate the personal service… the hot towels, the scalp massage, the aromatherapy and the camaraderie. It’s a true escape.” To learn more about Finley’s, please visit www.finleysformen.com.