The Top Shopping Center Owners ranking was originally published in NREI's sister publication, Shopping Center World. The listing is based on total retail GLA owned through Sept. 30, 2001, as reported by participating companies. In the case of joint ventures, the company provided its percentage of ownership.

1. Simon Property Group
115 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: (317) 636-1600
Fax: (317) 685-7270
Web site: shopsimon.com

Total GLA Owned: 185 million sq. ft.

Melvin Simon, Co-Chairman; Herbert Simon, Co-Chairman; David Simon, CEO; Hans Mautner, Vice Chairman; Michael P. McCarty, Sr., Sr. VP, Research & Corporate Communications

2. General Growth Properties Inc.
110 N. Wacker Dr.
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: (312) 960-5000
Fax: (312) 960-5475
Web site: generalgrowth.com

Total GLA Owned: 88.5 million sq. ft.

Matthew Bucksbaum, Chairman; John Bucksbaum, CEO; Bob Michaels, President/COO; Jean Schlemmer, Exec. VP of Asset Management; Bernie Freibaum, CFO; Kevin Moss, Chief Information Officer

3. Kimco Realty Corp.
3333 New Hyde Park Road
New Hyde Park, NY 11042
Phone: (516) 869-9000
Fax: (516) 869-9001
Web site: kimcorealty.com

Total GLA Owned: 68 million sq. ft.

Milton Cooper, Chairman/CEO; Michael J. Flynn, Vice Chairman/President; David B. Henry, Chief Investment Officer; Jerry Friedman, Exec. VP Development; Joel Yarmak, VP Financial Operations

4. Westfield Corp. Inc.
11601 Wilshire Blvd. 12th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Phone: (310) 478-4456
Fax: (310) 478-1267
Web site: westfieldamerica.com

Total GLA Owned: 64.6 million sq. ft.

Peter S. Lowy, CEO; Richard E. Green, Vice Chariman; Roger D. Burghdorf, Sr. Exec. VP; Gary Karl, Exec. VP Management; John Schrader, COO; Mark A. Stefanek, CFO; Rick Gehringer, Chief Information Officer

5. CBL & Associates Properties Inc.
2030 Hamilton Place Blvd., Suite 500
Chattanooga, TN 37421
Phone: (423) 855-0001
Fax: (423) 490-8662
Web site: cblproperties.com

Total GLA Owned: 53.7 million sq. ft.

Charles B. Lebovitz, Chairman/CEO; John N. Foy, Vice Chairman & CFO; Eric Snyder, Sr. VP & Director of Corp. Leasing; Ben S. Landress, Exec. VP; Jerry Sink, Sr. VP - Mall Management

6. The Macerich Co.
401 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 700
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Phone: (310) 394-6000
Fax: (310) 395-2791
Web site: macerich.com

Total GLA Owned: 41.9 million sq. ft.

Mace Siegel, Chairman; Arthur Coppola, President/CEO; Tom Unis, Senior VP Leasing; Charles Waldron, Sr. VP Management; David Contis, Exec. VP/COO; Thomas E. OÕHern, Exec. VP/CFO; Bob Altman, Sr. VP/CIO

7. Urban Retail Properties Co.
900 North Micigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (312) 915-1725
Fax: (312) 915-2001
Web site: urbanretail.com

Total GLA Owned: 39.7 million sq. ft.

Gerald Egan, Chairman/CEO; Matthew S. Dominski, President; James H. Lyman, Exec. VP; Ross B. Glickman, President - Leasing; Joseph M. Shrader, President - Management; Lee M. Letchford, COO

8. Developers Diversified Realty Corp.
3300 Enterprise Parkway
Beachwood, OH 44122
Phone: (216) 755-5500
Fax: (216) 755-1500
Web site: ddrc.com

Total GLA Owned: 39.3 million sq. ft.

Scott Wolstein, Chairman/CEO; David Jacobstein, President/COO; Daniel Hurwitz, Exec. VP; Richard Brown, Sr. VP of Asset Management & Operations; William Schafer, Sr. VP/CFO

9. Benderson Development Co. Inc.
570 Delaware Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14202
Phone: (716) 886-0211
Fax: (716) 886-2269
Web site: benderson.com

Total GLA Owned: 39.1 million sq. ft.

Nathan Benderson, CEO; Randall Benderson, President; Rex Burgher, VP of Development; Doug Fischer, VP of Property Management; Alan Wolfson, VP of Finance; Dave Hyzy, Director of Information Technology

10. New Plan Excel Realty Trust
1120 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
Phone: (212) 869-3000
Fax: (212) 869-3989
Web site: newplanexcel.com

Total GLA Owned: 37.9 million sq. ft.

Glenn Rufrano, CEO/President; Leonard Brumberg, Ex VP Retail; Steven Siegel, Sr VP, General Counsel & Secretary; Steven Kaufman, Senior VP - Leasing; John Roche, CFO

11. Lend Lease Real Estate Investments Inc.
3424 Peachtree Rd., NE, Suite 800
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 848-8600
Fax: (404) 848-8914
Web site: lendleaserei.com

Total GLA Owned: 34 million sq. ft.

Fred Pratt, CEO; Doug Healy, Principal, Retail; Bob Barlett, Principal

12. The Cafaro Co.
2445 Belmont Avenue, P.O. Box 2186
Youngstown, OH 44504
Phone: (330) 747-2661
Fax: (330) 743-2902
Web site: cafarocompany.com

Total GLA Owned: 33.8 million sq. ft.

Anthony M. Cafaro, Sr., President/CEO; Norman W. Peters, Senior VP; Anthony M. Cafaro, Jr., VP; Anthony J. Ross, Vice Chairman; William A. Cafaro, VP; Dominic Rosselli, CFO; Flora Cafaro, Assistant VP

13. The Rouse Co.
10275 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia, MD 21044
Phone: (410) 992-6000
Fax: (410) 992-6363
Web site: therousecompany.com

Total GLA Owned: 31.6 million sq. ft.

Anthony W. Deering, Chairman/CEO; Douglas A. McGregor, Vice Chairman/COO; Robert D. Riedy, Senior VP; Jerome D. Smalley, Exec. VP; Duke Kassolis, Senior VP; Jeffrey H. Donahue, Exec. VP/CFO

14. Glimcher Realty Trust
20 South Third St.
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: (614) 621-9000
Fax: (614) 621-2010
Web site: glimcher.com

Total GLA Owned: 29.8 million sq. ft.

Herb Glimcher, Chairman/CEO; Michael P. Glimcher, President & Trustee; P. Martin Yates, Sr. VP, Leasing; John P. Hoeller, Sr. VP, Director of Property Management; William G. Cornely, Exec. VP, COO/CFO

15. Weingarten Realty Investors
2600 Citadel Plaza Drive, Suite 300
Houston, TX 77008
Phone: (713) 866-6000
Fax: (713) 866-6049
Web site: weingarten.com

Total GLA Owned: 26.7 million sq. ft.

Drew Alexander, President & CEO; Stanford Alexander, Chairman; Johnny Hendrix, Sr. VP/Dir. of Leasing; Martin Debrovner, Vice Chairman; Lois Robinson, VP, Property Management; Steve Richler, Sr. VP & CFO; Gene Lax, Dir. of Information Technology

16. Edens & Avant
1901 Main St., Suite 900
Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 779-4420
Fax: (803) 254-4983
Web site: edensandavant.com

Total GLA Owned: 26.5 million sq. ft.

Joe Edens, Chairman/CEO; Jodie W. McLean, Chief Investment Officer; Earl C. Kurtz, VP Retail Leasing; Hal Cottingham, VP Retail Management; Larry Wheeler, VP, Asset Management; Jay Mattera, CFO

17. Regency Centers
121 W. Forsyth Street, Suite 200
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: (800) 950-6333
Fax: (904) 634-3428
Web site: regencycenters.com

Total GLA Owned: 25.9 million sq. ft.

Martin E. Stein, Jr., Chairman/CEO; Mary Lou Fiala, President/COO; John S. Delatour, Managing Director Operations - West; James D. Thompson, Managing Director Operations - East

18. Heritage Property Investment Trust, Inc.
535 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02116
Phone: (617) 247-2200
Fax: (617) 266-0885
Web site: heritagerealty.com

Total GLA Owned: 25 million sq. ft.

Thomas C. Prendergast, CEO/President; Gary Widett, COO; Barry Rodenstein, VP, Leasing; Gary Widett, COO; David Gaw, CFO; Bruce Peters, Information Systems Director; Robert Prendergast, VP, Property Mgmt & Construction

19. Taubman Centers Inc.
200 East Long Lake Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Phone: (248) 258-6800
Fax: (248) 258-7697
Web site: taubman.com

Total GLA Owned: 22.2 million sq. ft.

Robert S. Taubman, President/CEO; Lisa A. Payne, Exec. VP & CFO; Courtney Lord, Sr. VP & Mg. Director, Leasing; William S. Taubman, Exec. VP; Denise Anton, Sr. VP, Center Operations; Steve Eder, Sr. VP & Treasurer

20. LaSalle Investment Management Inc.
200 East Randolph Dr.
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 782-5800
Fax: (312) 782-4339

Total GLA Owned: 22 million sq. ft.

Lynn C. Thurber, CEO; Kimball C. Woodrow, Managing Director, Investment Services; Amy Erixon, Managing Director, Strategic Initiatives; Stephen A. Smith, Managing Director, Client Services

21. Garden Commercial Properties
820 Morris Turnpike
Short Hills, NJ 07078
Phone: (973) 467-5000
Fax: (973) 467-3480
Web site: gardencommercial.com

Total GLA Owned: 20.8 million sq. ft.

Joseph Wilf, President; Mario Dudzinski, VP Real Estate; Leonard Wilf, CEO; Zygmund Wilf, COO; Mark Wilf, CFO

22. The Pyramid Cos.
4 Clinton Square
Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: (315) 422-7000
Fax: (315) 422-2217

Total GLA Owned: 19.5 million sq. ft.

Robert J. Congel, Managing Partner; James Tuozzolo, Senior Partner; Nicholas King, Director of Leasing; Marc Malfitano, Senior Partner

23. RD Management Corp.
810 Seventh Ave., 28th Floor
New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 265-6600
Fax: (212) 459-9133
Web site: rdmanagement.com

Total GLA Owned: 18.3 million sq. ft.

Walter Samuels, President; Richard Birdoff, Exec. VP; Mary Ann Savarese, VP, Dir. of Leasing; Charles Messi, Dir. of Operations; Isana Radchik, CFO; Al Rossi, VP

24. Westcor
11411 N. Tatum Boulevard
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Phone: (602) 953-6200
Fax: (602) 953-1964
Web site: westcor.com

Total GLA Owned: 18 million sq. ft.

Rusty Lyon, Chairman; Robert Ward, President/CEO; Gilbert Chester, Exec. VP; Jack Rasor, Exec. VP; Robert Williams, Exec. VP; Fred Collings, Senior VP

25. The Mills Corp.
1300 Wilson Blvd. #400
Arlington, VA 22209
Phone: (703) 526-5000
Fax: (703) 526-5111
Web site: millscorp.com

Total GLA Owned: 17 million sq. ft.

Laurence Siegel, Chairman/CEO; Judith Berson, Exec. VP, Leasing; Kent Digby, Exec. VP, Management & Marketing; Ken Parent, Exec. VP/CFO