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Edgemark operates through a team approach implemented by a select group of highly qualified, entrepreneurial real estate professionals. Every Edgemark development benefits from the combined experience of a team of principals, professionals and administrative staff.

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Our Team of Professionals

Richard Sapkin

Managing Principal

Mr. Sapkin is a founder and Managing Principal of Edgemark Development. With more than 30 years of commercial real estate experience with a strong presence throughout the Midwest, Rocky Mountains and western United States. Mr. Sapkin has been involved in various real estate developments, including several million square feet of retail development and, more recently, high end self-storage facilities. Mr. Sapkin has established a proven track record for entrepreneurial business transactions specializing in commercial development, redevelopment, and urban projects.

Mr. Sapkin received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1983 from the University of Denver.

Phone: (303)571-4650

Jon Douglas

Vice President

Jon Douglas joined Edgemark in 2002. His primary responsibilities include the oversight and administration of legal matters for the firm, financial underwriting and budgeting of all projects as well as managing the firm’s portfolio through operation, (re)financing and disposition.

Jon earned a M.S. in Finance (University of Colorado, Denver), a M.A. in History (University of Chicago) and B.A. degrees in German, Russian and Political Science (University of Denver).

Phone: (303) 620-4106

Aaron Metz

Managing Principal

Mr. Metz is a Managing Principal of Edgemark Development. With over 18 years of experience, Mr. Metz has placed in excess of $500 Million of private equity through the acquisition of institutional quality real estate across the United States. This equates to acquisitions and development of eight million square feet of retail, office, multi-family and senior living projects.

Mr. Metz studied at the University of Denver where he received his BA in Finance and Marketing from the Daniels College of Business in 2001 and his Law Degree from the Sturm College of Law in 2007.

Phone: (303) 620-4107

Candice Howe

Executive Assistant

In 2019, Candice Howe joined the team at Edgemark as an Executive Assistant to the Managing Principals. Her main role is to help the team function efficiently by scheduling, coordinating team meetings, assembling market research, and preparing investment packages. In addition, she also manages reporting for our developing and existing projects. Prior to joining the team, Candice was a litigation paralegal at Griffiths Law PC.

Candice graduated from the University of Missouri – Columbia in 2017 with a B.A. in Psychology.

Phone: (303) 620-4112

Amanda Burnett

Operations Manager

Amanda Burnett joined Edgemark in 1996. She is primarily responsible for corporate operations, account management, property administration, construction administration, investor relations and event coordination. Amanda oversees a range of projects within the office and at project sites from conception to delivery to management and operation.

Member of International Council of Shopping Centers.

Graduated from Loyola University Chicago where she received a B.A. in Marketing.

Phone: (303) 620-4105

Vicky Shaffer

Office Manager

Vicky has been the Edgemark Receptionist who greets our guests and visitors with her pleasant disposition since 2001. She’s the delightful voice that answers the phone and directs your calls.

Prior to coming to Edgemark, she was office manager and inside sales for Kaycan Vinyl Siding.

Vicky spent many years raising, training and racing Quarter horses and Thoroughbreds at Arapahoe Park in Colorado and at Sam Houston Race Track in Texas. She also spent several years as Docent at the Denver Zoo.

Phone: (303) 571-4650

Richard Sapkin

Managing Principal

Mr. Sapkin is a founder and Managing Principal of Edgemark Development. With more than 30 years of commercial real estate experience with a strong presence throughout the Midwest, Rocky Mountains and western United States. Mr. Sapkin has been involved in various real estate developments, including several million square feet of retail development and, more recently, high end self-storage facilities. Mr. Sapkin has established a proven track record for entrepreneurial business transactions specializing in commercial development, redevelopment, and urban projects.

Mr. Sapkin received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1983 from the University of Denver.

Phone: (303)571-4650

Aaron Metz

Managing Principal

Mr. Metz is a Managing Principal of Edgemark Development. With over 18 years of experience, Mr. Metz has placed in excess of $500 Million of private equity through the acquisition of institutional quality real estate across the United States. This equates to acquisitions and development of eight million square feet of retail, office, multi-family and senior living projects.

Mr. Metz studied at the University of Denver where he received his BA in Finance and Marketing from the Daniels College of Business in 2001 and his Law Degree from the Sturm College of Law in 2007.

Phone: (303) 620-4107

Amanda Burnett

Operations Manager

Amanda Burnett joined Edgemark in 1996. She is primarily responsible for corporate operations, account management, property administration, construction administration, investor relations and event coordination. Amanda oversees a range of projects within the office and at project sites from conception to delivery to management and operation.

Member of International Council of Shopping Centers.

Graduated from Loyola University Chicago where she received a B.A. in Marketing.

Phone: (303) 620-4105

Jon Douglas

Vice President

Jon Douglas joined Edgemark in 2002. His primary responsibilities include the oversight and administration of legal matters for the firm, financial underwriting and budgeting of all projects as well as managing the firm’s portfolio through operation, (re)financing and disposition.

Jon earned a M.S. in Finance (University of Colorado, Denver), a M.A. in History (University of Chicago) and B.A. degrees in German, Russian and Political Science (University of Denver).

Phone: (303) 620-4106

Candice Howe

Executive Assistant

In 2019, Candice Howe joined the team at Edgemark as an Executive Assistant to the Managing Principals. Her main role is to help the team function efficiently by scheduling, coordinating team meetings, assembling market research, and preparing investment packages. In addition, she also manages reporting for our developing and existing projects. Prior to joining the team, Candice was a litigation paralegal at Griffiths Law PC.

Candice graduated from the University of Missouri – Columbia in 2017 with a B.A. in Psychology.

Phone: (303) 620-4112

Vicky Shaffer

Office Manager

Vicky has been the Edgemark Receptionist who greets our guests and visitors with her pleasant disposition since 2001. She’s the delightful voice that answers the phone and directs your calls.

Prior to coming to Edgemark, she was office manager and inside sales for Kaycan Vinyl Siding.

Vicky spent many years raising, training and racing Quarter horses and Thoroughbreds at Arapahoe Park in Colorado and at Sam Houston Race Track in Texas. She also spent several years as Docent at the Denver Zoo.

Phone: (303) 571-4650

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Edgemark Development LLC

Address: 410 17th Street, Suite 1705, Denver, Colorado

Phone: 303-571-4650