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Ted Rollins on Fox News!

Ted Rollins on Fox News!

Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com   Great interview with CEO of Campus Crest Ted Rollins discussing his strategic vision for the company and the student housing sector in general. You can also watch the clip here: http://video.foxbusiness.com/v/3604022744001/investing-in-college-housing/#sp=show-clips

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What’s NEXT?

What’s NEXT?

NEXT is our company’s bold commitment to the triple bottom line: a business philosophy that balances economic success with social and environmental stewardship. Leading a balanced life means taking care of our bodies, minds and spirits while taking care of the planet too. That’s why we educate and empower our employees and residents to lead […]

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What’s Next: Greener Living With Eco-Friendly Water Bottles

What’s Next: Greener Living With Eco-Friendly Water Bottles

For decades, we have been urged to be kind to Mother Earth, leave our environment better than when we were here, to live “greener.” At Campus Crest Communities we have adopted this as one of our core initiatives. As part of the initiative that we call NEXT, we have made a commitment to balanced living. […]

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Ted Rollins joins panel at 5th Annual InterFace Student Housing Conference

Ted Rollins joins panel at 5th Annual InterFace Student Housing Conference

Campus Crest Communities recently attended the 5th Annual InterFace Student Housing Conference, a national conference and networking event for all facets of the on- and off-campus student housing industry. Ted W. Rollins, Co-Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, was a participant on the Buy-Sell-Hold panel. Also, in conjunction with the Interface Conference, the […]

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Copper Beech Townhome Communities is being acquired by Campus Crest Communities

Copper Beech Townhome Communities is being acquired by Campus Crest Communities

In a new deal involving a state college-based student rental company, Copper Beech Townhome Communities is being acquired by Campus Crest Communities. The first phase of a 36-month process has already been completed. Campus Crest has paid $261 million for a 48 percent share of Copper Beech. Campus Crest will buy the remaining 52-precent of […]

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With Strong Dedication I Would Like to Make a Positive Social, Economic and Environmental Impact

With Strong Dedication I Would Like to Make a Positive Social, Economic and Environmental Impact

Mike Hartnett, co-founder and chief investment officer, myself and the entire Campus Crest team are committed to coming up with different, creative ways to make positive social, economic and environmental impacts in the communities in which the company owns and operates student housing properties.Campus Crest Communities, Inc. is a leading developer, builder, owner and manager of […]

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Fortegra Financial Corporation: A History of Growth and a Bright Future

Fortegra Financial Corporation: A History of Growth and a Bright Future

I,Ted Rollins, CEO of Campus Crest, am the lead director, member of the audit committee and chairman of the governance committee of Fortegra Financial Corporation (NYSE: FRF), a leading insurance services company. The Fortegra legacy began over 30 years ago when N.G. Houston III founded Life of the South in a small town in south […]

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Congratulating the 2013 the Well Deserved Green Company Executive Award Winners

Congratulating the 2013 the Well Deserved Green Company Executive Award Winners

The Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officers of Toll Brothers (NYSE: TOL), and the Chief Executive Officers of Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ALNY) and Trex Co., Inc. (NYSE: TREX) are among the corporate executives named as the recipients of the thirteenth annual “E-3 Awards, ” presented by Emerald Asset Management at the Twentieth Annual Emerald Groundhog […]

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Partnering With American Red Cross to Save Many Lives

Partnering With American Red Cross to Save Many Lives

Mike Hartnett, co-founder and chief investment officer of Campus Crest, and myself, have partnered with the American Red Cross, the largest single supplier of blood and blood products in the United States, and other non-profit, community blood centers where it owns and operates student housing properties to donate a total of 574 units of blood. According […]

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