Matt Ladendorf is a 20 year seasoned real estate professional. Starting in 1994 as a Landlord and Tenant broker at CBRE in Albuquerque, NM. Representing various developers and landlords throughout the state of NM. Also representing many national retailers on their site selection needs as well. In 2002 Matt moved to Phoenix, AZ to join Western Refining (NYSE: WNR) to become the Vice President and Director of Real Estate. Matt set up the internal Real Estate Department working with the three departments: the refinery, whole sale gas and retail C-Store divisions.
After successfully implementing a platform for all department to use going forward. Matt decided to return to his driving passion of retail development from 2004-2014 and joined forces with Diversified Partners (Preferred Wal-Mart Developer) and Desert Troon Companies developing and solidifying relationships with many national retailers throughout the country
Over Matt’s career he has developed over 10 million square feet of retail development consisting of Power Center, Grocery center, shadow anchored retail and Build to Suite projects throughout the southwest region.
Matt has served as past Chairman (2 yrs.) of the Southwest Idea Exchange for the International Council of Shopping Centers organization for the Southwest Region. Mr. Ladendorf holds a B.S. in Economics from the University of New Mexico.