Hauptman Named 2012 Soaring Eagle Award Recipient


Published:

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Vistage Michigan selected Oxford Co. President Jeff Hauptman as the recipient of its 2012 Soaring Eagle Award. The Soaring Eagle Award is presented annually and recognizes one member’s overall success in business.

The membership-based organization, which helps business leaders make better decisions and generate better results, will honor Hauptman during its annual CEO Summit on  Friday at  The Henry Hotel in Dearborn.

As president of the full-service investment real estate company, Hauptman is responsible for setting and managing the strategic direction and growth of the Oxford Co., including oversight of long-term planning, acquisitions, financing, budgeting and leasing functions for the entire company’s portfolio. Under his leadership, Oxford has grown from a one-person property management company to one of the Ann Arbor’s largest real estate acquisition, construction and management firms with $250 million in assets under management.

“Jeff has been with Vistage for about five years and there is a clear difference in his skill sets and behaviors between now and when he first began,” said Vistage Michigan CEO and Chairman Robert Holland, who also is Hauptman’s Chief Executive Group chair.

In August 2011, Hauptman, of Ann Arbor, completed Oxford’s first acquisition fund in six years, the Ann Arbor Opportunity Fund I (AAOFI), raising $8 million in cash.

By acquiring local commercial properties with AAOFI (150,000 SF – a 20 percent increase in Oxford’s owned portfolio, and additionally a 64-bedroom apartment building), and through other projects on which it was working, Oxford’s revenues have increased 25 percent.

Through Vistage Michigan, small business owners and chief executives gain direct and immediate access to unparalleled ideas and thinking.  From one-on-one business coaching, intimate peer-to-peer workshops, and presentations from top industry executives, to advisory boards of CEO peers, extensive online libraries of content and beyond, Vistage Michigan provides its members with actionable knowledge that cannot be replicated by any university, traditional workshop or networking organization.

Vistage Michigan currently operates 13 CE Groups in southeast and northern Michigan, comprised of approximately 15 members per group.

Edit Module
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Articles

McCreadie Group Names New COO

Ann Arbor based McCreadie Group, Inc. has appointed Elena Stegemann as Chief Operating Officer.

Junior Achievement of SE Michigan Hires New VP of Development and Marketing

Detroit based Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan has named Jennifer Champion the new vice president of development and marketing.

Real Estate Attorney Joins Butzel Long

Real estate attorney David W. Hipp has joined Butzel Long as counsel in the firm’s Bloomfield Hills office.

New President of Taubman Asia Appointed

Northville Parks and Recreations appoints New Director

The city of Northville has appointed Mark Gasche as the new director of Parks and Recreation.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. American Expedition Vehicles Completes Move to New Wixom Headquarters
    American Expedition Vehicles, a company that designs and manufactures Jeep accessories and...
  2. Two-level Corktown Loft in Detroit Draws Record Price of $531K
    Corktown has drawn a record price for a residential loft in Detroit’s oldest neighborhood, a...
  3. Comedian and Auto Enthusiast Jay Leno Headlines Charity Gala in Chesterfield Township in November
    Comedian Jay Leno will perform at a charity gala in Chesterfield Township on Nov. 10 as part of a...
  4. Olga’s Kitchen to Expand Across Michigan, Remodel Existing Restaurants
    Livonia-based Olga’s Kitchen Inc. plans to expand across Michigan, with up to 10 new locations...
  5. Facial Bar Spa to Open in Royal Oak Next Month, Add Other Locations
    Skinphorea, a new spa with a facial bar concept, is opening its first location on Oct. 13 in...
  6. BAE System Awarded $54M to Supply Upgraded Vehicles to Brazilian Army
    Under a new U.S. Foreign Military Sales contract, BAE Systems, a global defense, security, and...