The Champion Companies

A market-leading multi-family investment, development and management firm.

Who We Are

Founded in 2010, The Champion Companies is a market-leading multi-family investment, development and management firm. Champion currently owns and manages 5,000 Class A and B+ multi-family units in Central Ohio’s fast-growing suburbs.

Our Mission

To deliver the best investment, career and living experience ever– yes, ever!

  • Property Management

    Creating communities and making people feel at home through extraordinary customer service and efficient operations.

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  • Investment Management

    Delivering attractive, risk-adjusted returns through the buying, selling, and refinancing of well-located, high-quality apartment communities.

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  • Real Estate Advisory

    Champion Asset Advisors is a commercial real estate brokerage. CAA represents all Champion led investments during acquisitions and dispositions.

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  • Construction & Development

    Adding value for our residents, investors, and the surrounding community through our best-in-class renovation program & experienced development management team.

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Champion News

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  • 08 Apr 2019 News

    Champion Chief Construction Officer Receives 40 Under 40 Award

  • 30 Nov 2018 News

    Champion buys 272 Units in the Westerville/New Albany submarket

  • 07 Nov 2018 News

    The Champion Companies a No. 1 Best Place to Work in Central Ohio

  • 13 Aug 2018 News

    Champion Cares Golf Invitational Marks 15th Year with a Record-Breaking $150,000 Raised

  • 03 Jul 2018 News

    Brian Yeager and Michelle Yeager-Thornton of The Champion Companies win Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award

  • 25 Jun 2018 News

    The Champion Companies Recognized for Corporate Citizenship

  • 06 Jan 2018 News

    Champion Companies Building Mixed Use Site in Powell, Ohio

  • 19 Dec 2017 News

    The Champion Companies Brings IOTAS Smart Home Tech to Central Ohio

  • 10 Nov 2017 News

    Survey Says: The Champion Companies a Best Place to Work for 2nd Year in a Row

  • 11 Sep 2017 News

    The Champion Companies Extends Fast 50 Streak to a Sixth Year

Team Member Spotlight

Meet our Leadership Team

David Hatcher Chief Construction Officer

As the Chief Construction Officer for The Champion Companies, David Hatcher is the point person on all of the company’s construction and renovation projects.

David’s responsibilities include the development and implementation of project scopes, timelines and budgets. He oversees a team of personnel tasked with carrying out each construction and renovation project. He also manages the company’s relationships and contracts with various business partners and vendors.

In addition to his work for Champion, David is a licensed Real Estate agent and an active member of the Columbus Board of Realtors, Ohio Board of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors. Dave received a Columbus Business First 40 Under 40 Award in 2019 for his accomplishments both professionally and in the Central Ohio community.

David served in the Ohio National Guard for 9 years and is the proud recipient of the Army Commendation Medal and Global War on Terrorism Medal.

What can Champion do for you?

The Champion team has decades of experience in the multi-family industry and is constantly seeking opportunities to help and partner with multi-family owners and investors.

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