Steve Toppel, Executive Vice President of Leasing & West Operations
Washington, DC — Madison Marquette, a leading private full-service real estate provider, investment manager, developer and operator, today announces the the strategic addition of Steve Toppel, Executive Vice President of Leasing & West Operations, to its national Retail Services team.
Toppel will lead Madison Marquette’s retail leasing nationally and operations for the company’s Western United States portfolio, applying 30 years of commercial real estate experience.
In this national role, Toppel will be based in the firm’s Dallas office and will report to Madison Marquette’s President, Retail Services Gavin Farnam.
“The addition of Steve Toppel to our management and leasing leadership team is a great win for Madison Marquette” said Farnam. “Steve’s reputation in the industry is first class and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome him.”
Prior to joining Madison Marquette, he was Executive Vice President of Leasing & Legal at EB Arrow leading its national real estate portfolio, which included superregional and regional malls, high street retail, retail power centers and redevelopments. Steve also served on EB Arrow’s Executive Committee, Culture Committee and was the Sponsoring Real Estate Broker. He has held several senior level positions including: Executive Vice President of Leasing at Trademark Property Company; Senior Director of Leasing at General Growth Properties; Director of Leasing at The MGHerring Group/Trammell Crow Faison; Senior Leasing Representative at Clarion Realty Services; and, served in Vice President roles for real estate brokerage firms in Dallas.
He is also a faculty member of the ICSC, an instructor at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and an adjunct professor and guest lecturer on retail leasing and market trends. In addition to his civilian career, Steve retired as a U.S. Navy Captain after a distinguished 30-year military career serving as a Naval Intelligence Officer that included major command positions and overseas tours of duty.
About Madison Marquette
Madison Marquette is a leading private full-service real estate provider, investment manager, developer and operator headquartered in Washington, D.C. The company delivers integrated investment, development, leasing and management services to a diverse portfolio of 220 assets in 16 states and manages an investment portfolio valued at over $6.2 billion. The company partners with global, institutional and private investors to provide industry-leading investment and advisory services across asset classes — including mixed-use, retail, office, medical, industrial, senior living and multi-family. Following its 2019 merger with the Boston-based Roseview Group, Madison Marquette added capital markets, investment banking and corporate advisory services to its integrated capabilities. Founded in 1992, the company built its reputation on the successful development, repositioning and redevelopment of landmark mixed-use assets, and now leverages that performance legacy to provide clients with exceptional asset services and investment advice. Madison Marquette has a strategic bench of professionals providing nationwide service from 14 regional markets and is a member of the Capital Guidance group of companies.