Entrepreneurs Forum: Stephen Karp, Chairman and CEO, New England Development
|Date & Time:||08 September 2009, 5:00 - 6:00 PM|
|Location:||Lemberg Academic Center|
|Room:||Lee Lecture Hall|
| ||Stephen R. Karp is a leading developer of shopping centers and mixed-use developments. He first entered the shopping center business in the late 1960's with the development of one of the first enclosed malls in the Northeast, which opened in 1972. He went on to found New England Development in 1978.
Mr. Karp is Past Chairman and current member of the Board of Trustees of the International Council of Shopping Centers and member of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board and the Urban Land Institute. He is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Children’s Hospital Boston and Trustee and Past Chairman of Children’s Hospital Trust. He is on the Board of Overseers for Newton-Wellesley Hospital and on the Board of Trustees of Boston University. Additionally, Mr. Karp is on the Board of Overseers for the Boston Symphony Orchestra, participates on the Board of Trustees for Belmont Hill School, and is on the Board of Directors of Not Your Average Joe’s and Retail Convergence. He was previously on the boards of Union College, Citizens Bank, and Retail Property Trust. He is a graduate of Boston University.