Crescent Resources Taps Respected Industry Veteran for Top Post

Jan 05, 2012, 15:30 ET from Crescent Resources, LLC

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Crescent Resources' board of managers has appointed Todd Mansfield president and chief executive officer of the company. Mansfield previously served as lead director for the company and brings three decades of experience to the post.

Additionally, the board named Dan Van Epp as its non-executive chairman. Van Epp is executive vice president of Newland Real Estate Group, LLC and president of The Van Epp Companies, LLC. He has served Crescent as a director since early 2011.

"Crescent is extremely fortunate to have Todd take the helm," said Van Epp. "He is a visionary leader with the depth and breadth of real estate expertise to shape our future growth. Plus, he already has an extensive knowledge of the organization."

"I am honored to have the opportunity to serve this significant company," said Mansfield. "Crescent has solid positions in important real estate sectors and desirable markets, as well as access to capital. We have great opportunities before us to create value in real estate, and I am fortunate to work closely with this team of exceptionally talented individuals."

During his career, Mansfield has overseen deployment of more than $5 billion in development and real estate investment capital. Mansfield was president of Bio-Logical Capital of Denver and will transition to membership on its board of directors. His experience also includes serving as chairman and chief executive officer of Crosland and as executive vice president of Disney Development Company, where he led the team that initiated development of the 5,000-acre Town of Celebration. He also was previously a managing director of Security Capital Group in London. Mansfield earned a bachelor's degree from Claremont McKenna College and a master's of business administration from Harvard University.

Crescent Resources is a real estate operating company with interests in seven states in the southeastern and southwestern United States. Established in 1969, the Charlotte-based company develops and operates single-family, multifamily and resort residential communities. Crescent also develops, owns and manages business and industrial parks and shopping centers and has extensive land holdings. Visit for more information.

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