Matt Simon’s goal is to change the way people experience the world. As Vice President of Operations for North American Properties Atlanta, Matt is responsible for the strategic planning and innovative development of all operational and financial facets of Avalon and Colony Square. Within the industry, Matt is regarded for his creative problem solving, effective management style and team-building abilities.
Since joining North American Properties in April 2015, Matt has successfully created and implemented a full-service Concierge, property-wide training programs and high foot traffic venues for guests to enjoy in Atlanta. Matt and his team lives by the mantra “Finish Strong,” and his intense focus on delivering a unique and elevated guest experience has resulted in national recognition and industry-leading service.
Prior to joining North American Properties, Matt oversaw The Grove, which was recognized as the having the second highest retail sales per square foot in the country and was named by the Wall Street Journal as “the best Concierge in the Country.” His passion to go above and beyond for his guests began when Matt worked for Club Med right out of college. This hospitality experience early on in his career planted the seed for his determination to create unparalleled experiences for those visiting his properties.
Matt holds the prestigious title of Certified Shopping Center Manager; he is one of only 833 worldwide to attain this designation.