Executives from self-storage real estate investment trusts (REITs) CubeSmart, Extra Space Storage Inc., Public Storage Inc. and Sovran Self Storage Inc. will be presenting at REITWeek 2013, the investor forum for the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT). REITWeek runs June 5-7 at the Chicago Hilton Hotel in Chicago.
Executives from the self-storage REITs will join management teams from nearly 120 industry REITs as they outline their companies’ strategies in formal investor presentations. REITWeek draws approximately 2,000 investment managers, analysts, bankers and other industry professionals, according to NAREIT.
Extra Space CEO Spencer Kirk will be the first of three self-storage representatives to present on June 5. Kirk is scheduled to appear from 9:30-10 a.m. ET. David Rogers, CEO of Sovran, which operates under the Uncle Bob’s Self Storage brand, is scheduled to present from 2:15-2:45 p.m. ET. Ronald L. Havner, chairman and CEO of Public Storage, will speak from 3-3:30 p.m. ET.
CubeSmart President Christopher Marr will present on June 6 from 8:45-9:15 a.m. ET.
This year’s conference will be preceded on June 4 by the REIT Research Conference, a one-day event hosted by NAREIT and the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, which will feature presentations of the latest academic research on the REIT market.
NAREIT describes itself, as “the worldwide representative voice for REITs and publicly traded real estate companies with an interest in U.S. real estate and capital markets.” REITWeek is designed to bring a large concentration of REIT management teams into one location, enabling them to share insights and their latest company developments. More information can be found at REIT.com.