SOURCE: Highwoods Properties

Highwoods Properties

September 28, 2010 16:05 ET

Highwoods Properties to Participate on Panel at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Real Estate Conference

Wednesday, September 29, at 11:35 a.m. Eastern Time

RALEIGH, NC--(Marketwire - September 28, 2010) -  Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW), the largest owner and operator of suburban office properties in the Southeast and NAIOP's 2009 Developer of the Year, today announced that Ed Fritsch, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in a panel discussion at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Real Estate Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 29, 2010. The 45-minute panel, "Office Cycles Around the World," is scheduled to begin at 11:35 a.m. Eastern time. 

The Company's participation in the conference will be webcast live and available at http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/bas/realestate2010/id15556000.cfm or in the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at www.highwoods.com under the heading "Presentations." The panel discussion will be archived and available through Friday, October 15, 2010. 

About the Company
Highwoods Properties, Inc., a member of the S&P MidCap 400 Index, is a fully integrated, self-administered real estate investment trust ("REIT") that provides leasing, management, development, construction and other customer-related services for its properties and for third parties. At June 30, 2010, the Company owned or had an interest in 330 in-service office, industrial and retail properties encompassing approximately 32.0 million square feet. Highwoods also owned 581 acres of development land. Highwoods is based in Raleigh, North Carolina, and its properties and development land are located in Florida, Georgia, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. For more information about Highwoods Properties, please visit our website at http://www.highwoods.com.