CORT Expands Higher Education Sales Team

CORT, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, is pleased to announce that Jessica Ragsdale has joined the company’s higher education sales team. In this position, Jessica will be responsible for developing CORT’s higher education business with purpose built student housing providers and helping grow CORT’s long term business in the higher education segment.

Jessica joins CORT with more than seven years of experience in the purpose built student housing and higher education markets, most recently serving as a regional manager for the Signature Property Group. Previously, Jessica served as director of operations for the Scion Group, LLC where she oversaw eight student housing properties and developed campaigns to successfully attract and retain students from surrounding universities. Jessica’s experience also includes roles at The Preiss Company and Ambling Management Company at their student housing properties.

“We are excited to welcome Jessica to the team and leverage her deep industry knowledge and experience to continue to serve and grow CORT’s presence in the purpose built student housing and higher education market,” said Rob Johnson, director of higher education sales at CORT.

Jessica will be located in CORT’s Atlanta office in Marietta, Ga.

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About CORT

CORT, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, is the nation’s leading provider of transition services, including furniture rental for home and office, event furnishings, destination services, apartment locating, touring and other services. With more than 100 offices, showrooms and clearance centers across the United States, operations in the United Kingdom and partners in more than 70 countries, no other furniture rental company can match CORT’s breadth of services and companywide commitment to providing excellent customer service. For more information, please visit


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