Vice President, Leasing
Yvette Meléndez is Vice President of Leasing at CCM Puerto Rico. She joined the company in 1999 and is a licensed Real Estate Broker in PR. Her responsibilities include procurement, follow-up, and closing of all leasing activities at CCM. Yvette has over 20 years of experience in international sales and marketing in the retail industry. She worked for 14 years as Caribbean Business Manager for Estée Lauder and was instrumental in the roll-out of the Lauder brands throughout the Caribbean.
After a brief period as Sales and Marketing Manager for Elizabeth Arden Puerto Rico, Yvette crossed over to the retail aspect of the business as Vice President of ABC Netherlands. She was responsible for all sales and marketing activities for 20 stores throughout St. Thomas, St. Maarten, Aruba, Curacao, and Bonaire, as well as the Duty Free Stores at Luis Muñoz Marín Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Puerto Rico with a degree in Secretarial Sciences.