Donahue Schriber is its own one-stop shopping center. A private real estate investment trust (REIT), the company invests in, develops, redevelops, owns, manages, and leases neighborhood and community shopping centers in the western US, primarily California. It handles everything from project management to marketing of its property holdings, which typically feature grocery stores or other anchor retailers. The REIT owns and operates about 95 shopping centers totaling more than 16 million sq. ft. of leasable space. It also provides third-party management services. Donahue Schriber The late Daniel Donahue (the brother of CEO Patrick Donahue) and chairman Thomas Schriber founded the company in 1969.