GCD Consultants, LLC

A Retail Real Estate Consulting Company

About GCD

GCD Consultants, LLC is one of the nation’s premier retail real estate consulting firms specializing in growth strategies for global brands as well as exciting new retail companies.

GCD works with growing retail organizations helping them to initiate and expand their brick and mortar presence as well as guiding more mature brands to refine their real estate expansion strategies.

GCD Services

Customized Offerings

A key ingredient of GCDs approach is flexible services. GCD interacts with top executives to develop and implement expansion plans in context with their growth model, or we work with an existing in-house real estate team to execute strategies as they’re developed. GCD has been involved at virtually every stage of the process and our extensive experience enables us to work successfully in a variety of circumstances to offer maximum flexibility.

Expansion Planning

GCD brings a breadth of retail real estate experience to help focus and refine our clients’ expansion strategies. GCD recommends the geographic markets, identifies the appropriate retail locations within those markets and conducts the negotiations for all transactions. GCD constantly networks with all retail landlords to stay current on performance and merchandising activity within all retail environments.

GCD Team

Chuck Gervais, Partner
Mr. Gervais is based in our Boston office and is an original founder of the firm that evolved into GCD Consultants, LLC. Over the past 33 years he has served as Managing Partner. Mr. Gervais earned his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University.

Nicki Hines, Partner
Ms. Hines is based in our Chicago office and has been with GCD for over 20 years. She manages the West Region of the United States and Canada for GCD’s clients. Ms. Hines earned her MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and undergraduate degree from Boston College.

Todd Norley, Partner
Mr. Norley is based in our Boston office and has been with GCD for over 20 years. He manages the East Region for GCD’s clients in the United States. Prior to GCD, Mr. Norley worked for The Pyramid Companies. Mr. Norley earned his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University.

GCD Experience & Client Work

Contact GCD


GCD Boston Office

109 Andrew Avenue
Suite 204
Wayland, MA 01778
(781) 466-8200


GCD Chicago Office

332 S Michigan Avenue
9th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
(781) 466-8200

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