President and Chief Executive Officer
Mark leads the capital markets activity, overseeing the sourcing of debt and equity for the company’s investment opportunities, including long-term programmatic and large-scale family office and institutional investment partners.
Prior to forming Mascia Development Mark was in charge of developing over 2,500 residential units and multiple retail and mixed use properties with a total portfolio value of over $1.1B.
Mark was formerly the Vice President at SHVO Development, LLC, a multi-national luxury real estate development company. During his tenure at SHVO, Mark added global experience to compliment his domestic real estate proficiency. Working in Europe, the Middle East, Central America, and Asia.
Mark also worked at the Manhattan office of Archstone-Smith (a former publicly traded REIT , which in 2012 was acquired by Equity Residential NYSE:EQR and Avalon Bay NYSE:AVB). His responsibilities included overseeing acquisition, development, financing and asset management for the New York Tristate area.
Prior to Archstone, Mark worked for Monument Realty, one of the largest office and residential real estate developers in the Washington, DC metro area. At Monument, Mark was directly responsible for the acquisition, development, design, construction, and completion of over 1,500 residential units with over half a billion dollars in financing.
Mark is presently an adjunct professor at New York University‛s Schack Institute of Real Estate teaching Real Estate Development Principles and Practices as well as Advanced Real Estate Financial Modeling. Mark has two Masters in Science degrees: one in Real Estate Finance from New York University and the other in Information Systems Technology with a concentration in Project Management from George Washington University.
In addition, Mark also has a Bachelor‛s degree in Business Administration with a dual major in Small Business and Information Systems from George Washington University. Mark is a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED-AP) as designated by the United States Green Building Council USGBC) and a licensed real estate broker in the state of Arizona, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New York.