The Top Shopping Center Owners ranking was originally published in NREI's sister publication, Retail Traffic, in April. The listing is based on total retail GLA owned through Dec. 31, 2004, 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 Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46204
    PH: 317-636-1600
    www.simon.com
    David Simon, CEO; Richard Sokolov, President and Chief Operating Officer; Gary Lewis, Executive Vice President of Leasing; Carl Dieterle, President, Simon Construction Group
    Total GLA Owned: 202.9 million sq. ft.

  2. General Growth Properties
    110 N. Wacker Drive
    Chicago, IL 60606
    PH: 312-960-5000
    www.generalgrowth.com
    John Bucksbaum, CEO; Bernie Freibaum, Chief Financial Officer; Bob Michaels, President and Chief Operating Officer; John Bergstrom, Senior Vice President of Development
    Total GLA Owned: 180 million sq. ft.

  3. Developers Diversified Realty
    3300 Enterprise Parkway
    Beachwood, OH 44122
    PH: 216-755-5500
    www.ddr.com
    sschroeder@ddr.com
    Scott Wolstein, CEO/Chairman; David Jacobstein, Chief Operating Officer/ President; Daniel Hurwitz, Executive Vice President; Tim Bruce, Senior Vice President of Development
    Total GLA Owned: 107 million sq. ft.

  4. Kimco Realty Corp.
    3333 New Hyde Park Rd.
    New Hyde Park, NY 11042
    PH: 516-869-9000
    www.kimcorealty.com
    Milton Cooper, CEO; Michael J. Flynn President/Chief Operating Officer; David Henry, Chief Investment Officer; Michael V. Pappagallo, Vice President/Chief Financial Officer
    Total GLA Owned: 90.4 million sq. ft.

  5. The Inland Real Estate Group of Cos.
    2901 Butterfield Road
    Oak Brook, IL 60154
    PH: 630-218-8000
    www.inlandgroup.com
    Daniel L. Goodwin, Chairman/CEO; Joe Cosenza, Vice Chairman; Thomas McGuinness, President, Inland Property Management Group
    Total GLA Owned: 88 million sq. ft.

  6. CBL & Associates Properties Inc.
    CBL Center, Suite 500,
    2030 Hamilton Place Blvd.
    Chattanooga, TN 37421-6000
    PH: 423-855-0001
    www.cblproperties.com
    info@cblproperties.com
    Charles B. Lebovitz, Chairman/CEO; Stephen D. Lebovitz, President; Eric Snyder, Senior Vice President, Director of Leasing; Michael Lebovitz, Senior Vice President, Mall Projects
    Total GLA Owned: 71.4 million sq. ft.

  7. Macerich Co.
    401 Wilshire Blvd., #700
    Santa Monica, CA 90401
    PH: 310-394-6000
    www.macerich.com
    Arthur Coppola, CEO; David Contis, Chief Operating Officer; Tom Unis, Senior Vice President, Lease Management; John Genovese, Senior Vice President; Real Estate Services
    Total GLA Owned: 65.3 million sq. ft.

  8. Westfield America (U.S. unit of the Westfield Group)
    11601 Wilshire Blvd., 11th Floor
    Los Angeles, CA 90025-1748
    PH: 310-478-4456
    www.westfield.com
    Peter Lowy, CEO; Richard Green, Vice Chairman, U.S. Operations; John Schroder Chief Operating Officer; Dimitri Vazelakis, Chief Operating Officer, Global Design & Construction
    Total GLA Owned: 63 million sq. ft.

  9. New Plan Excel Realty Trust Inc.
    420 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY 10170
    PH: 212-869-3000
    www.newplan.com
    Glenn Rufrano, CEO; John Roche, Chief Financial Officer; Steven Kaufman, Senior Vice President, Director of Leasing; Charles Burkert, Senior Vice President, Director of Construction
    Total GLA Owned: 53.7 million sq. ft.

  10. The Mills Corp.
    300 Wilson Blvd., Suite 400
    Arlington, VA 22209
    PH: 703-526-5000
    www.themills.com
    Laurence Siegel, Chairman/CEO; Mark Ettenger, President; Gregg Goodman, Executive Vice President, Leasing; James Dausch, President, Development Division
    Total GLA Owned: 47 million sq. ft.

  11. Regency Centers
    121 W. Forsyth Street, Suite 200
    Jacksonville, FL 32202
    PH: 800-950-6333
    www.regencycenters.com;
    Martin E. Stein, Jr., Chairman/CEO; May Lou Fiala, President/Chief Operating Officer
    Total GLA Owned: 36.2 million sq. ft.

  12. Weingarten Realty Investors
    2600 Citadel Plaza Drive, Suite 300
    Houston, TX 77292
    PH: 713-866-6000
    www.weingarten.com
    Stanford Alexander, Chairman: Andrew Alexander; President and CEO; Martin Debrovner, Vice Chairmain; Johnny Hendrix, Senior Vice President, Director of Leasing; Candace DuFour, Senior Vice President, Director of Acquisitions and Secretary; Alan Kofoed, Vice President, Construction
    Total GLA Owned: 36.1 million sq. ft.

  13. Cafaro Co.
    2445 Belmont Ave.
    Youngstown, OH 44504
    PH: 330-747-2661
    www.cafarocompany.com
    Anthony Cafaro Sr., President; Anthony Cafaro Jr., Vice President; Norm Peters, Senior Vice President
    Total GLA Owned: 33 million sq. ft.

  14. Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust
    200 South Broad Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    PH: 215-875-0700
    www.preit.com
    investorinfo@preit.com
    Ron Rubin, Chairman/CEO; Jonathan Weller, Vice Chairman
    Total GLA Owned: 32.2 million sq. ft.

  15. Garden Commercial Properties
    820 Morris Turnpike
    Short Hills, NJ 07078
    PH: 973-467-5000
    www.gardencommercial.com
    Leonard Wilf, CEO; Zygmunt Wilf, COO; Mario Dudzinski, Vice President; Scott Loventhal, Director of Development
    Total GLA Owned: 25 million sq. ft.

  16. Benderson Development Co.
    8441 Cooper Creek Blvd.
    University Park, Florida 34201
    PH: 941-359-8303
    www.benderson.com
    Nathan Benderson, Chairman of the Board; Randall Benderson, CEO; Todd Benderson, Divisional President; Michael Mundy, Senior Vice President Leasing
    Total GLA Owned: 24.5 million sq. ft.

  17. Glimcher Realty Trust
    50 E. Gay Street
    Columbus, OH 43215
    PH: 614-621-9000
    www.glimcher.com
    tgordon@glimcher.com
    Michael P. Glimcher, President/CEO; William Cornely, Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer; T.J. Drought, Sr. Vice President, Leasing; Doug Campbell, Vice President, Construction Services
    Total GLA Owned: 24.2 million sq. ft.

  18. Taubman Centers Inc.
    200 East Long Lake Rd.
    Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303
    PH: 248-258-6800
    www.taubman.com
    Robert S. Taubman, Chairman, President/CEO; Lisa A. Payne, Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer; David Weinert, Senior Vice President, Leasing; Stephen Kieras, Senior Vice President, Development
    Total GLA Owned: 23.5 million sq. ft.

  19. Casto
    191 W. Nationwide Blvd., Suite 200
    Columbus, OH 43215
    PH: 614-228-5331
    www.castoinfo.com
    Don M. Casto III, Partner; Frank S. Benson III, Partner; Paul S. Lukeman, Partner; Bill Riat, Partner
    Total GLA Owned: 20.6 million sq. ft.

  20. THF Realty
    2127 Innerbelt Business Center Dr.
    St. Louis, MO 63114
    PH: 314-429-0900
    www.thfrealty.com
    Stan Kroenke, Chairman; Michael Staenberg, President
    Total GLA Owned: 20.5 million sq. ft.

  21. Edens & Avant
    900 Bank of America Plaza
    1901 Main Street
    Columbia, SC 29201
    PH: 803-779-4420
    www.edensandavant.com
    Joe Edens, Chairman; Terry Brown, CEO; Jodie McLean, President and Chief Investment Officer; Numa Jerome, Vice President Retail Leasing; Ray Weston, Vice President Retail Construction
    Total GLA Owned: 20.4 million sq. ft.

  22. The Pyramid Cos.
    4 Clinton Square
    Syracuse, NY 13202
    PH: 315-422-7000
    www.pyramidmg.com
    Scott Congel, Chairmain; Michal J. Bovalino, Chief Executive Officer; Carmen D. Spinoso, Senior Vice President of Leasing; Richard J. Fess; Director of Construction
    Total GLA Owned: 20 million sq. ft.

  23. RD Management LLC
    810 Seventh Avenue
    New York, NY 10019
    PH: 212-265-6600
    rdmanagement.com
    msavarese@rdmanagement.com
    Richard Birdoff, President; Jay Furman, Executive Vice President; Mary Ann Savarese, Vice President, Director of Real Estate; Charles Messi, Vice President, Operations
    Total GLA Owned: 19.8 million sq. ft.

  24. Equity One Inc.
    1696 NE Miami Gardens Drive
    North Miami Beach, FL 33179
    PH: 305-947-1664
    www.equityone.net; fretz@equityone.net
    Chaim Katzman, Chairman/Chief Financial Officer; Doron Valero, Chief Operating Officer; Tom Meredith, Senior Vice President, Leasing Florida Region; Randi Flick, Director of Development
    Total GLA Owned: 19.7 million sq. ft.

  25. Pan Pacific Retail Properties
    1631 S. Melrose Dr., Suite B
    Vista, CA 92081
    PH: 760-727-1002
    www.pprp.com
    Stuart Tanz, CEO/President; Jeff Stauffer, Chief Operating Officer; Terry Bortnick, Director of Leasing
    Total GLA Owned: 19 million sq. ft.