Buxton to Provide Analytics to Support Washington DC Economic Partnership’s Retail Recruitment Strategy

FORT WORTH, TEXAS (June 22, 2018) — Buxton has recently partnered with the Washington DC Economic Partnership (WDCEP), a non-profit, public-private organization that drives inclusive economic growth by supporting businesses, to provide analytics for use in WDCEP’s retail attraction strategy. WDCEP will use these insights to recruit retailers and restaurants that best match the shopping and dining habits of the population of Washington DC.

“We’re excited to begin our partnership with Buxton,” said Chad Shuskey, SVP of Research & Real Estate. “We’re looking forward to the insights analytics will provide to help us reach our goal of providing the best mix of businesses for our growing neighborhoods.”

“We’re ready to get started improving and adding to Washington DC’s existing retail mix,” said Robb Miller, vice president at Buxton. “Our advanced analytics will guide city leaders as they prepare DC for the future.”

Buxton has worked with more than 800 communities across the country to integrate data into economic development strategies. Client cities include Maui, Hawaii; Memphis, TN; Frisco, Texas and many more.


The Washington DC Economic Partnership is a non-profit organization that drives economic growth and job creation for the nation’s capital as well as promotes it as a leading global city. WDCEP is the first point of contact for information on real estate opportunities in DC, serving as an information clearinghouse on available sites, new development, and local market intelligence. The city has recently surpassed 700,000 residents and is a top destination for new retail, restaurant and entertainment growth.

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