November 22, 2011

Trinitas Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

Lafayette, IN (November 22, 2011) – Trinitas Ventures LLC, a premier developer, owner and manager of high-quality student housing communities today named Mark D. Larson as its new Chief Financial Officer.   Mr. Larson will continue oversight of the accounting, finance and treasury operations of Trinitas, as well as maintenance of key operational relationships with Trinitas’ joint venture partners.  Mr. Larson will continue to participate on the company’s real estate development, finance, administrative, property management, and information technology committees.

M.Larson-Color“Mark is a strong leader and has demonstrated the kind of superior business and financial acumen that makes him uniquely qualified to be Trinitas’ CFO,” said Loren King, the company’s chief operating officer and principal. “Over the last two years, I have watched Mark push his teams to accomplish strategic objectives that previously seemed unobtainable, while further enabling the success of Trinitas’ aggressive growth strategy.”

Prior to joining Trinitas in September 2009, he served as Director, Financial Planning and Analysis with General Growth Properties, Inc., a public retail real estate investment trust located in Chicago, Illinois.  Preceding his employment with GGP, he was employed with The Taubman Company in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.  Mr. Larson has over 15 years of real estate experience in the accounting, finance, asset management and joint venture relations fields spanning both public and private firms.  Mr. Larson is a graduate of the University of North Florida and has earned the Certificate in Management Accounting.

About Trinitas

Trinitas Ventures is a fully integrated student housing company that finances, develops, constructs, and manages high quality student housing communities at major universities throughout the United States. Trinitas currently owns and manages over $150 million in by-design student housing assets and has an additional $70 million of by-design student housing under development.  Trinitas completed more than $130 million in student housing financings in 2010 through Q2 2011.  The privately held student housing company is headquartered in Lafayette, Indiana.  Learn more about Trinitas at www.trinitas-ventures.com.