Highwoods Properties, Inc. (HIW)
Q1 2010 Earnings Call Transcript
April 29, 2010 11:00 am ET
Tabitha Zane – VP, IR and Corporate Communications
Ed Fritsch – President and CEO
Mike Harris – EVP and COO
Terry Stevens – SVP and CFO
Jana Galan [ph] – Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Chris Caton – Morgan Stanley
John Stewart – Green Street Advisors
Young Ku – Wells Fargo
David Nebinski – Robert Baird
Suzanne Kim – Credit Suisse
Mike Carroll – RBC Capital Markets
Welcome to the Highwoods Properties first quarter 2010 conference call. During the presentation, all participants will be in a listen-only mode. Afterwards we will conduct a question-and-answer session. (Operator instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Tabitha Zane, Vice President, Investor Relations. Please go ahead, ma'am.
Thank you. Good morning, everybody. On the call today are Ed Fritsch, President and Chief Executive Officer; Terry Stevens, Chief Financial Officer; and Mike Harris, Chief Operating Officer. If anyone has not received a copy of yesterday’s press release or the supplemental, please visit our website at www.highwoods.com, or call 919-431-1529, and we will e-mail copies to you. Please note, in yesterday’s press release we have announced the planned dates for our financial releases for the rest of this year. Also, following the conclusion of today’s conference call, we will post senior management’s formal remarks on the Investor Relations section of our website under the presentations section.
Before we begin, I would like to remind you that this call will include forward-looking statements concerning the company's operations and financial condition, including estimates and effects of asset dispositions and acquisitions; the cost and timing of development projects; the terms and timings of anticipated financings, joint ventures, rollover rents, occupancy, revenue trends, and so forth.