B.S. Fashion Merchandising
As Vice President – Marketing with Hill Partners, Inc., Ms. Caputo is responsible for developing and maintaining the company’s branded image and directing the day-to-day marketing operations for the portfolio, focused on increasing customer loyalty and sales revenue through innovative multi-channel marketing campaigns.
Ms. Caputo is an accomplished marketing executive with more than 20 years’ experience working with a number of commercial retail and residential real estate developers. Ms. Caputo previously held the position of Vice President, Marketing for Forest City Enterprises where she oversaw all marketing initiatives for the commercial portfolio and helped launch seven new and award-winning, multi-million-dollar commercial real estate developments for the company.
Prior to joining Forest City, she was with Urban Retail Properties, Co. and its predecessor companies from 1993 until 2005 with primary responsibilities of growing the company’s third-party management portfolio and directing on-site marketing managers throughout the country. Ms. Caputo’s on-site marketing positions include marketing manager for Water Tower Place on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile.
Ms. Caputo has been an ICSC member for 20+ years, receiving dozens of MAXI Awards for driving high-impact marketing programs for NOI enhancement, sales promotions, cause-related marketing, public relations, and new media and emerging technology. She has also served as a MAXI judge.