Highwoods Properties, Inc. (HIW)
Q2 2010 Earnings Call
July 29, 2010 12:00 p.m. ET
Tabitha Zane - VP, IR
Ed Fritsch - President & CEO
Mike Harris - EVP & COO
Terry Stevens - SVP & CFO
Chris Caton - Morgan Stanley
Jamie Feldman - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Brendan Maiorana - Wells Fargo
John Stewart - Green Street Advisors
John Guinee - Stifel Nicolaus
Suzanne Kim - Credit Suisse
Dave Rodgers - RBC Capital Markets
Chris Lucas - Robert Baird
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Highwoods Properties Second Quarter Conference Call. During the presentation, all participants will be in 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. Please go ahead, ma'am.
Thank you and good afternoon. 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 next financial release and conference call for the third quarter. 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 presentation 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 disposition 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.