DALLAS – March 22, 2010 – Daniel Underwood has been named Senior Property Manager of Encore Retail, LLC.  In this role, Underwood will oversee the day-to-day Property Management Services function of monitoring the physical operation and condition of each property, coordination of tenant improvements, collection of revenue, expense control and financial reporting for the existing and new retail assets, including results-based management of lease-up processes, tenant retention and additional value-added marketing strategies. Encore Retail is a subsidiary of Dallas-based Encore Enterprises, a leading full-service real estate acquisition, development and management company focused on the retail, hospitality and multi-family sectors.

Prior to joining Encore Retail, Underwood served as Senior Property Manager for Emerson’s Commercial Management where he managed more than 3 million square feet of retail and industrial property portfolios. During his tenure, he also directed management and staff operations including financials, reporting, tenant development and owner interaction.

Underwood’s commercial real estate career also includes nine years as a property manager with Sealy & Company, Inc., Lincoln Property Company and Cencor Realty Services. He also served as a vice president with Principal Management Group and as district manager for Barron Builders and Management.

Underwood has a Bachelor’s Degree in business administration from Arkansas College.

About Encore Retail, LLC Encore Retail, LLC is a privately held real estate development firm in the retail, neighborhood and community shopping center sectors.  Encore Retail acquires and develops high-grade properties from the ground up in primary and growing primary and secondary markets, adding value to each individual property and the community in which it is located. Encore Retail is a subsidiary of Dallas-based Encore Enterprises which develops and re-develops mixed use complexes, limited and full service hotels, multi-family projects retail projects and manages hotel and luxury vacation condominium resort properties.  For more information please visit www.encore.bz.