HPU Alumnus Provides Insight To Current Students

Posted on April 30, 2010.

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 30, 2010 ? High Point University alumnus Richard Mossman recently gave a presentation to business students on the HPU campus.

Mossman is a senior associate at CB Richard Ellis and invests in commercial real estate through his company, Black Swan Properties. In his presentation, he discussed becoming a broker, the processes of leasing and purchasing commercial real estate, and current market conditions and trends.

“It was really interesting hearing from a High Point graduate about how he has grown to be successful,” says Matt Schiffer, president of the Business Student Association. “I think it is thoughtful how Mr. Mossman is giving back to HPU by providing insight to students into his career choice.”

At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in an inspiring environment with caring people. HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with 3,700 undergraduate and graduate students from 50 countries and 44 states at campuses in High Point and Winston-Salem. It is ranked by US News and World Report No. 5 among comprehensive universities in the South and No. 1 in its category among up-and-coming schools. ranks HPU in the top 6 percent among “America’s Best Colleges.” HPU was included in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For” 2009 listings. The university offers 68 undergraduate majors, 40 undergraduate minors and seven graduate degree programs. It is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the Web at or on Twitter at

Chris Dudley

Vice President for Administration


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