Milton Cooper

Milton Cooper

Milton Cooper is the Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors for Kimco. Mr. Cooper served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of the Company from November 1991 to December 2009. In addition, Mr. Cooper was Director and President of the Company for more than five years prior to November 1991. In 1958, Mr. Cooper, along with a partner, founded the Company’s predecessor. Mr. Cooper led the Company through its IPO and growth over the past five decades. In addition, Mr. Cooper received a National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT) Industry Leadership Award for his significant and lasting contributions to the REIT industry. Mr. Cooper is also a director at Getty Realty Corporation. Mr. Cooper graduated from City College in New York and Brooklyn Law School.

I’m considered something of a bookworm by my Kimco colleagues. That’s OK. It’s true, I am an avid reader. In fact, one of my favorite questions to ask people is, “What are you currently reading?” I’ve picked up many great recommendations this way.… Read More