Strategic Distribution Planning
Market Screening
Site Evaluations
Regression Modeling
Allocation and Prioritization of Capital Investment
Merger Strategies & Acquisitions
Market Research
Brokerage/Property Acquisition
Architecture/Interior Design
Construction Management
Video Systems: A.I.D.A.Vision
Branding and Identity
About GRFI/The Frerichs Group

Founded in 1971 by George R. Frerichs, GRFI/The Frerichs Group has established itself as a respected industry leader in market assessment, real estate, and retail facility design development for financial institutions nationwide.

Building long-term relationships with its many clients, the firm has expanded its scope and expertise as a trusted source of knowledge and analysis for all major markets in the country. Financial institutions working with GRFI/The Frerichs Group have experienced higher than average growth after following the implementation of the firm's recommendations.

Directing a team of professionals in cross-disciplines in business, finance, economics and marketing, George R. Frerichs’ expertise includes comprehensive retail distribution plan evaluation and development, physical impact analysis, economic and financial program evaluation, and consultation on long-range strategic planning.

GRFI/The Frerichs Group Professional Team:

George R. Frerichs
Chairman and CEO

Scott E. Frerichs
President and COO

Katherine Frerichs
Executive Vice President
and General Counsel

David A. Howorth
Senior Vice President
Sales and Business Development

Chris Dowd
Senior Vice President

Howard L. Gordon
Consumer Research

Christine Gibney
Vice President
Marketing and Merchandising

Brian N. Reno
Architect, Senior Vice President
Retail Design and Architecture Services

William D. Stata
Vice President
Business Development

Jan Tynan
Vice President

Pam Pigoni
Vice President
Retail Facility Interior Design

James Lienhart
Branding and Identity

Katie Reid
Project Manager

Jack F. Kerwin
Vice President
Information Technology

Judy Schroeter
Data Specialist

Megan Marquardt
Project Manager


Call GRFI/The Frerichs Group today to discuss how you can be sure you’re making the right decisions when evaluating retail sites for your institution. 888-856-5161