Executive Leadership Team

The IMC leadership team offers decades of experience in the home furnishings, gift and apparel industries. Together, the individual members of the executive team form a comprehensive collective of industry expertise and utilize their knowledge and experience to create markets of excellence across the U.S.

Dorothy Belshaw

Executive Vice President, Chief Growth Officer

Mark Crowther

Executive Vice President, Chief Digital Officer

Monique Honaman

Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer

Shannon Knox

Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

Bill Lacey

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

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Karen Olson​

Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Neal Patton

Executive Vice President and General Counsel


Our Ownership

In 2017, funds managed by Blackstone Real Estate Partners and Blackstone Tactical Opportunities completed the previously acquired International Market Centers from Bain Capital Private Equity, L.P. and funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. Fireside Investments also partnered with Blackstone on the acquisition, and the International Market Centers management team took an ownership stake at the time of acquisition.



Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our asset management businesses, with over $371 billion in assets under management, include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, public debt and equity, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis. Click here for more information about Blackstone.

Fireside Investments

Fireside Investments is a private investment firm focused on making growth capital investments in durational real estate and related businesses alongside leading management teams and investment partners.

Fireside’s founder and Managing Member, Jonathan Langer, was involved in the original formation of IMC.