Doug Munson founded MTN in 2004. He has specialized experience in identifying and validating potential retail location sites, including assessing the overall viability of retail shopping centers. In addition, he has worked extensively with and for a number of key grocery real estate decision makers. Doug offers a unique perspective from both the retail side of the industry and the development side. He began his grocery career in 1986, working at the store level in various capacities. In 1995, Doug was recruited into Smith's Food's Site Location/Real Estate department where he developed skills in locating and validating supermarket locations. In 2000, Doug was recruited by Giant Food Stores as Director of Site Location, where he helped develop real estate strategy in Pennsylvania and Maryland for the Giant banner. In 2003, he then joined Phillips Edison & Company as a Development Director, leveraging his knowledge of real estate strategy from the developer perspective.
Doug holds a Bachelors of Science degree and a Master degree in Public Administration from the University of Utah and is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, Urban Land Institute and National Grocers Association.