Aspen Heights – Why Work For Us?

There are so many options for jobs out there – why pick us? Just talk to one of our employees. You’ll hear things like “family culture,” “customer service,” “training and development.” Our goal is to be one of the best places to work nationwide, regardless of industry. If you’re ready to join us on that quest and work with others who share your passion, it might be time to take the first step. - See more at: http://www.myaspenheights.com/our-company/careers/#sthash.3RHEPp3Z.dpuf

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The ambition and success of Aspen Heights begins with its family culture and its commitment to being the best. That’s why we’ve applied innovative approaches to a world-class training program for our team members. In a high-energy, motivational, creative environment, it’s easy to be excited about making an impact in a company that is truly revolutionizing the student housing industry.

Aspen Heights’ Company values are at the core of what creates the Aspen Heights experience for our team members and customers. Our values define who we are, what we do and how we do business. Our values include:

O-Factor: Mastering the needs of our customers. This is proactively knowing the needs and meeting them. This principle applies to how we treat fellow employees, people we manage, vendors, etc.

Whatever It Takes: Once a goal is set, we are committed to providing the tools, resources and effort it takes to reach that goal.

Constant Improvement: This is a commitment to never be satisfied with our performance. Through attitude, evaluation and reporting, we are committed to push ourselves to improve.

Teamwork: We do not view the company by its departments but rather as one team committed to fulfill our mission statement.

Innovation: We are committed - in all areas of the company - to encourage out-of-the-box ideas and to constantly look for innovative approaches.

Value Driven: We are committed to spending every dollar and minute of our time in the most efficient manner

Why Join the Aspen Heights team?

Explosive Growth: Aspen Heights has doubled in sized this year, and is currently on pace to continue that trend for the next several years.

Family Culture: Employee engagement is top priority. We value collaborative, team-centric leadership and service and seek open dialogue in company matters.

Global Impact: Our growing Aspen Heights in Africa project has provided housing and education for over 300 African girls who had no option for education otherwise. Additionally, our resident-customers are now partnering on our efforts. As we grow, so will our Africa project, further extending our impact into the lives of those less fortunate than us.

Cutting-Edge Training: In addition to our Fortune 500 sales and marketing consulting background, we actively benchmark companies outside the housing industry to develop truly innovative training & practices. "Innovation" isn't a term we use simply for marketing; it's a commitment we make to both our staff and our customers.

Creative Culture: Rapid growth demands constant change. We review our values as a team weekly and actively look for ways to better enhance both our employee and customer experience.

 

Employee Benefits at Aspen Heights

Health insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Life insurance
Family paid leave
Flexible hours

 

 

Elizabeth Nichols

Director of Recruiting 

enichols@myaspenheights.com


Melissa Wade

Recruiter

mwade@myaspenheights.com


Triana Lopez

Recruiting Coordinator

tlopez@myaspenheights.com


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Greg Henry

Greg currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer and is on the Board of Directors for Aspen Heights.  The company is devoted to integrating profit and purpose, activating human potential, and animating creativity to contribute value in the world. Aspen Heights has developed more than $800 million in real estate projects from 2006 to 2014 and continues to grow under his leadership.                            

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Sid Keswani 

Sid serves as the Chief Operations Officer for Aspen Heights.  Sid started his career at Target as a executive trainee after graduating from Sam Houston State University with a Bachelor's in Science. During his 19 year career with Target he held a variety of field positions before taking on a multi-unit management responsibilities. For the last 7 years of his career with Target he was the Senior Vice President for the south east region with responsibility for 17 billion in sales and 475 stores. He then moved on to Susser Holding as theSVP - Operations in May 2013.  At Susser he was responsible for 6 billion in sales and 645 locations, including all operations for fuel and retail. In his time at Susser he grew the business by over 15% in total sales and integrated several acquisitions into the company. The company grew by almost a 100 new stores including acquisitions during his tenure there. Sid Keswani received his MBA from the University of Texas in Dallas.  

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Dan Fuchs 

Dan currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer for Aspen Heights. Prior to joining Aspen Heights, Dan was a senior associate at RCLCO, a strategic real estate advisory firm based in Washington, D.C. Dan was also previously a research manager at Hanley Wood Market Intelligence responsible for covering the Washington, D.C. and Baltimore metro areas. At Aspen Heights, he leads financial planning, strategy, and management of the accounting group. Dan has a B.A. in Management and Economics from Gettysburg College and an M.B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business.

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Shane Hipps 

Shane is the Chief Leadership Officer and partner of Aspen Heights.  He is responsible for leadership development, cultivating human potential, corporate communications, and articulating and stewarding the unique vision and values of the company.  He is an executive coach, a national speaker, and award-winning author of four books including the forthcoming Cats Don’t Bark: A Practical Guide to Finding Your Purpose and Living Your Potential (Hachette, 2015).  Prior to joining Aspen Heights, Shane spent nearly a decade as a pastor, most recently as the Teaching Pastor of Mars Hill, a 6,000 member church in Grand Rapids, MI with podcast audience of over 30,000 worldwide.  He began his career in advertising as a strategic brand planner working on enthusiast brands including Porsche Cars North America."


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    The interview process was thorough yet pleasant; I met with a total of 6 interviewers. Initial contact was made by a recruiting specialist who conducted a pre-screening interview and then invited me to participate in a video interview. My next interview was conducted via Google Hangout and I was asked to submit references using a web based reference check. I then traveled to the corporate office where I had 2 more meetings, each with 2 interviewers.

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Aspen Heights Awards & Accolades

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Innovator Award for Best Social Media Campaign, Student Housing Business, 2014
Innovator Award for Best Marketing and Lease-Up Program, Student Housing Business, 2014

Additional Info

Website www.myaspenheights.com
Headquarters Austin, TX
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded 2006
Type Company - Private
Industry Real Estate

Founded in 2006, Aspen Heights is a real estate development and management company. Our primary product currently is an all-student neighborhood of craftsman-style homes with all the convenience and amenities of a luxury apartment complex.

Aspen Heights began with the mission to “revolutionize student living” through best-in-class service and innovative product offerings. As we’ve grown, some of our products have changed, but our focus on people hasn’t. We want to hire and develop the best talent to help deliver a truly above & beyond customer experience, and we’ll... More

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  • Aspen Heights update
    30+ days ago

    Take a look at an interview our CEO, Greg Henry, did for the "Legacy Project" http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vIzbE

    Greg Henry | CEO of Aspen Heights - The Legacy Project

    Aspen Heights began with the vision to have the best product for students. We looked across a landscape of mostly aging apartment communities and wanted to "Revolutionize Student Living." We actually listened to students and turned that feedback into communities they love. As we've grown, our neighborhoods continue to change and improve, but people have [...]

  • Aspen Heights update
    30+ days ago

    Industry focused publication, Student Housing Business, recently featured Aspen Heights in the magazine’s “Top 25” of student housing owners and managers. In the article, Aspen Heights is listed as #12 among industry owners and #17 as a manager of student housing. The complete article and listings can be viewed on pages 59 and 68 of the December digital issue of Student Housing Business. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vIzOH

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