Mr. Nathan Forbes, also known as Nate, serves as President and Managing Partner of The Forbes Company, LLC. Mr. Forbes served as Principal of Rock Gaming, LLC. Mr. Forbes serves as Vice Chairman of Cleveland Cavaliers. He is also vice chairman of the NBA Cleveland Cavaliers. He serves on the Board of Directors of the acclaimed Karmanos Cancer Institute, a world-renowned cancer center that is committed to the highest standard of research, patient care and education. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and the Young President’ Organization. He has also been recognized for his leadership in the Detroit area by receiving an honor of recognition as Detroit Newsmaker of The Year finalist. He serves as a Director of Rock Gaming, LLC. Mr. Forbes earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan, and serves on its capital Campaign Committee.

Forbes, one of the people behind the Somerset Collection mall in Troy, has been particularly active in downtown Detroit retail in recent years, launching Somerset Collection CityLoft pop-up stores during the end-of-year holidays, and The Detroit Shoppe. He is also a key behind-the-scenes adviser to Dan Gilbert on downtown retail.

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