Experience measured in decades

NorthMarq Capital’s executive leaders boast decades of experience in commercial real estate, and they use that experience to support borrowers, advise producers and quantify lenders’ expectations. They believe leadership is best done by getting out of the way and letting talented people do great work. Meet our executive leaders:

 

Leadership

Eduardo Padilla

Chief Executive Officer

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

epadilla@NorthMarq.com

T 952.356.0101

F 952.356.0088

Ed joined NorthMarq in 1991, first as managing director of the Minneapolis regional office, then in 1996 as executive vice president, at which time his responsibilities included managing the Minneapolis, St. Louis and Chicago offices. He became CEO of NorthMarq Capital in 2000; in 2012 he became CEO of NorthMarq Companies, the Pohlad Companies' commercial real estate services holding company. The companies operate in 40 markets across the US, providing mortgage banking, property management, brokerage, real estate advisory and general contracting. Ed has a strong commitment to the community, serving as chair of CommonBond Communities Board, and has served on the CommonBond Board for nearly ten years. CommonBond Communities is the Midwest's largest nonprofit provider of affordable housing with services and has developed, owns or manages 5,000 affordable rental apartments and townhomes throughout 50 cities in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. He is a former board member of CornerHouse, an interagency child abuse evaluation and training center in Minneapolis. In addition, Padilla has also served on the board of the Neighborhood Development Center in St. Paul, which works in eight ethnic communities and 25 low-income neighborhoods to support resident-owned small businesses. Ed obtained his B.A. in 1979 from the University of Minnesota and his J.D. in 1982 from the William Mitchell College of Law. Ed is a licensed Minnesota Real Estate Broker.

William Ross

President

NorthMarq Capital

8300 Douglas Avenue

Suite 650

Dallas, TX 75225-5603

wross@northmarq.com

T 972.455.4917

F 972.392.1168

William joined NorthMarq Capital in 2009 and has been associated with the mortgage banking business in Dallas since 1976 when he began his career at Bright Mortgage Company. In 1989, he was a founding principal of Keystone Mortgage, which in 2001 was sold to Capmark Finance (formerly GMAC Commercial Mortgage). As executive vice president at Capmark Finance, he managed the company’s nationwide mortgage banking network.

William is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and has a Master of Business Administration degree in finance and real estate from Southern Methodist University. He is a licensed real estate broker in Texas and previously served the executive council of the real estate finance and investment center at the University of Texas. He has also served on numerous life company correspondent advisory councils including Aegon USA Realty Advisors, Allstate Insurance Company and Nationwide Life Insurance Company. William currently serves on the MBA’s COMBOG Board.

Jeffrey Weidell

President

NorthMarq Capital

50 California St

Suite 800

San Francisco, CA 94111

jweidell@NorthMarq.com

T 415.433.2148

F 415.433.1429

Jeff had been the Managing Director of the San Francisco office since 2000 and was not long thereafter selected to the NorthMarq Executive Committee. In 2012, he was promoted to President of NorthMarq Capital. He has over 25 years of real estate finance experience, having joined NorthMarq when Trowbridge, Kieselhorst and Company was acquired in 2000. He has arranged billions of dollars of loans on behalf of correspondent lenders over the years, much with established life companies and pension funds, with deal sizes ranging from modest to over $250 million. Jeff also offers expertise in institutional equity, having structured joint ventures and provided equity for both property acquisitions and ground up development. Given his long standing capital relationships Jeff has served on several advisory boards for investors such as Allstate and TIAA. Jeff is a Past President of the Bay Area Mortgage Association and is a CMB (Certified Mortgage Banker). He is currently on the Silicon Valley NAIOP Board of Directors and is an active baseball manager of teens. Jeff holds a BA from Columbia and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Mike Myers

Senior Executive Vice President - Chief Operating Officer

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

mmyers@NorthMarq.com

T 952.356.0056

F 952.356.0099

Mike is a Certified Public Accountant with responsibility for all administrative and financial areas of the company. He also oversees the loan servicing operations. Previous to joining NorthMarq in 1987, Mike had been Chief Financial and Investment Officer of the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency and a Senior Audit Manager with KPMG Peat Marwick. Mike is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota with a B.A. degree in Business Administration.

Lawrence Stephenson

Senior Executive Vice President - Regional Manager

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

lstephenson@NorthMarq.com

T 952.356.0080

F 952.356.0098

Larry joined the company in 1978. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School and admitted to practice in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Larry has in depth experience in real estate including construction lending, asset management, production, and real estate law. He was instrumental in the successful implementation of the Freddie Mac program within NorthMarq and now manages the company's western division. He is the recipient of NMCG's Award of Excellence for 1995.

Bert Libke

SVP / Managing Director - Servicing

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

blibke@northmarq.com

T 952.837.8776

F 952.356.0099

Bert Libke, director of servicing was promoted to lead the servicing group in 2013 and is responsible for NorthMarq Capital’s Loan Administration, Investor Reporting and Escrow departments. He joined Northmarq in 1993 as commercial mortgage analyst and then as manager of the asset management team. Starting in 2002 Bert served as director of servicing at Glaser Financial/MMA Financial until he re-joined NorthMarq in 2005 as manager of escrow administration. Bert has also worked as an auditor with a regional CPA firm. He graduated from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management with a Bachelor of Science in Business.

Travis Krueger

Senior Vice President - Chief Financial Officer

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

tkrueger@northmarq.com

T 952.837.8701

F 952.356.0099

Support

Joanne Allen

SVP / Managing Director - Human Resources

NorthMarqCapital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

jallen@NorthMarq.com

T 952-837-8751

F 952-837-8799

Eric Carter

Vice President - IT Director

NorthMarqCapital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

ecarter@northmarq.com

T 952-767-8888

F 952-356-0099

Martha Nevanen

SVP - Director of Marketing & Communications

NorthMarqCapital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

mnevanen@northmarq.com

T 952-893-7539

F 952-356-0099