NEW YORK — Empire State Realty Trust (ESRT) announced that Frédéric Fekkai, the premier luxury salon brand, has signed a long-term lease for its New York City offices at One Grand Central Plac
After creating hairstyles for celebrities and models on both catwalks and magazine covers, Frédéric Fekkai opened salons across the United States and went on to launch his own line of hair care products. There are four Fekkai salons in Manhattan.
“Fekkai is a strong global brand and we are delighted to welcome the company to One Grand Central Place,” said Thomas P. Durels, Executive Vice President and Director of Leasing and Operations for ESRT. “We continue to attract quality tenants to One Grand Central Place due to its convenient central location with in-building access to Grand Central Terminal.”
Neal Tewani of KNP Realty LLC represented Fekkai Retail LLC in the lease negotiations. Julie Christiano and Lindsay Godard represented ESRT in the above transaction, along with William Cohen and Andrew Weisz of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank.