February 5, 2023

Real Estate

MG Developer, Coral Gables/Florida

MG Developer has named Catie Naranjo as Chief Development Officer (CDO). Catie's primary role includes managing investor, lender, and stakeholder relations as well as financial underwriting and review. Catie earned an MRED degree from the University of Miami and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Clemson University. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2023

Florida East Coast Realty LLC, Miami

Founded over 60 years ago by Tibor Hollo, Florida East Coast Realty, LLC (FECR) has built over 60 million square feet of construction, consisting of single-family homes, landmark residential towers, commercial high-rises, government buildings and more. Hollo was recently honored at the React 2022 Real Estate Conference with the Lifetime Achievement Award by FIU's Tibor and Sheila Hollo School of Real Estate. Hollo is considered the architect of modern Miami and has made his mark by advocating and developing innovative real estate projects. He and Sheila are also responsible for the creation and development of what has become the No. 1 Master of Science in International Real Estate (MSIRE) program in the nation. Read more »
Published on 1/25/2023

First American Title National Commercial Services, Central Florida

Providing next-generation solutions and unparalleled expertise, Scott Brown is a veteran national commercial title and closing professional. Scott now spearheads business development for First American's National Commercial Services in Central Florida and Jacksonville, partnering with clients to insure and close commercial real estate transactions throughout the country. Scott's info: Company: First American Title National Commercial Services - Central Florida Scott Brown National Account Manager and Senior Transaction Manager 420 S. Orange Ave. Suite 250 Orlando, Florida 32801 https://www.firstam.com/rep/scobrown/ Direct: 407-541-3227 Cell: 407-488-9395 Email: scobrown@firstam.com Read more »
Published on 1/18/2023

Castle Group, Plantation

Castle Group, the premier choice for community management, is pleased to announce the promotion of Jordan Goldman to CEO. "It gives us great pleasure to be able to promote our next CEO from within our very own ranks." said James Donnelly, Castle Group's Founder and Chairman. Read all about it at https://www.castlegroup.com/castle-group-names-jordan-goldman-ceo/. Read more »
Published on 1/18/2023

Two Roads Development, Miami

Brad Meltzer has joined South Florida-based Two Roads Development as Partner and President, overseeing real estate development activities and identifying new market opportunities. Previously Chairman and CEO of Plaza Construction, Meltzer has led dozens of major development projects, including One Thousand Museum in Miami and the Ritz-Carlton Residences Miami Beach. Read more »
Published on 1/11/2023

simpliHOM, Sarasota

Tennessee-based real estate company simpliHOM has announced their expansion to Florida. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2022

Hedrick Brothers Construction, Orlando

Hedrick Brothers Construction has named Burk Hedrick to President of Development. Based in Orlando, Burk will focus on multifamily, office and industrial development as an owner/developer. Burk has 15 years' experience in real estate development projects with over 7,000 units in Florida. He held prior roles with The Aventon Companies and Bainbridge Companies. Read more »
Published on 10/3/2022

Premier Sotheby's International Realty, Naples

Premier Sotheby's International Realty has announced the appointment of Kathy Forrester as chief marketing officer and will lead the marketing strategy and brand identity. She was the CMO of Howard Hanna, the largest independent real estate company in the US. She also spent seven years at the Randall Family of Companies, a leading tri-state New England real estate firm. Read more »
Published on 7/25/2022

Stoneweg US, St. Petersburg

Stoneweg US has announced the newest appointment to its Executive Leadership Team Karen Weller. Read more »
Published on 7/25/2022

Darlene Streit, Palm Beach

The Corcoran Group welcomes one of the top brokers nationwide, Darlene Streit, to their Palm Beach office. As the #26 agent in the US and #1 individual broker at Sotheby's International Realty in 2021, Streit brings 20+ years of experience, along with her exceptional communication and negotiation skills, to South Florida buyers and sellers. DarleneStreit.com Read more »
Published on 7/4/2022

SROA Capital, West Palm Beach, Florida

SROA Capital has hired Kenneth Speegle as Chief Operating Officer of the real estate investment/management firm, and owner/operator of Storage Rentals of America. He is responsible for implementing operational improvements that will result in NOI growth. With nearly 25 years of industry experience, Speegle previously served as a Sr. VP of Extra Space Storage. Read more »
Published on 7/4/2022

GreenPointe Developers, Tampa

Bruce Noble has joined GreenPointe Developers as Development Director for Florida's West Coast. In his new role, Noble is leading and overseeing all phases of permitting, development and construction of the company's current projects and future expansion efforts in Hernando, Manatee, Charlotte, Lee and Collier counties, and the Sarasota, Tampa, Lakeland and Orlando areas. Read more »
Published on 5/3/2022

GreenPointe Developers, Jacksonville, Florida

GreenPointe Developers announces the promotion of Austin Burr to Regional President. Burr manages the company's operations in South Florida with a focus on GreenPointe's growth and expansion through new acquisitions and development. Burr has been successful in developing GreenPointe's footprint within the communities of Veranda and Wylder in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Read more »
Published on 4/5/2022

Codina Partners, Coral Gables

Codina Partners, a real estate development, investment, and property management firm, announced it hired Lee Casey as Vice President of Marketing. Casey will be responsible for overseeing the execution of Codina Partners' local, regional and national marketing strategy. Read more »
Published on 4/4/2022

BBX Industrial, Orlando

BBX Industrial is pleased to announce that it has appointed Brent Albertson as Sr. Vice President of Development and have opened an Orlando office. Albertson's responsibilities include development and project management with respect to the company's infill speculative and the industrial real estate platform in the State of Florida and other key Eastern seaboard markets. Read more »
Published on 1/17/2022

Codina Partners, Coral Gables

Antuanet Alvarez has been named Vice President of Corporate Operations for Codina Partners, a real estate development & investment firm. Alvarez will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company & will provide consultation to management on firmwide functions. Previously serving as Director of Human Resources, Alvarez has been with company since October 2017. Read more »
Published on 1/4/2022

GreenPointe Developers, Jacksonville

Garrison Burr, CPA, has joined GreenPointe Developers as financial analyst. Burr is providing financial analyses and land use research support for the company's current developments and future expansion efforts in the West Coast of Florida covering Manatee, Charlotte, Lee and Collier counties, and the Sarasota, Tampa, Lakeland and Orlando areas. Read more »
Published on 10/25/2021

GreenPointe Holdings, Jacksonville, FL

GreenPointe Holdings President/CEO Ed Burr received the 2021 Hearthstone BUILDER Humanitarian Award, recognizing builders who have demonstrated a lifetime commitment to public service. Burr, Founder/Board Chairman of the Monique Burr Foundation for Children (MBF), is this year's Private Builder Honoree. MBF received a $138,000 donation from Hearthstone in Burr's honor. Read more »
Published on 10/18/2021

GreenPointe Holdings, Jacksonville

Finance Director Blake Weatherly supports GreenPointe's Development Division with financial analytics, underwriting and market intelligence for land acquisitions, capital markets and asset management. He evaluates investment in future projects, playing a key role in assisting executive leadership in diversifying the company's development portfolio into new business lines. Read more »
Published on 9/27/2021

Homes by WestBay, Tampa

Mark Metheny has joined Homes by WestBay as President of HBWB Development Services, LLC, WestBay's land management company. In his new role, Metheny will handle expansion, acquisitions, and development for both Homes by WestBay and its subsidiary, Casa Fresca. Metheny was previously the Central Florida Division President for Lennar Homes. Read more »
Published on 8/16/2021

Homes by WestBay, Tampa

Rich Petitt has joined Homes by WestBay as its in-house General Counsel, overseeing risk management, litigation, and business and contractual matters for the company. Petitt brings nearly 30 years of experience in a variety of disciplines including real estate law, construction law, and commercial litigation. He was previously Managing Partner with Petitt PLLC in Tampa. Read more »
Published on 8/16/2021

PulteGroup Northeast Florida, Jacksonville

Tony Nason is President of PulteGroup's newly established Northeast Florida Division. Nason has full operational and financial responsibility for PulteGroup's homebuilding activities in the Jacksonville market. PulteGroup is the nation's third largest homebuilder. Prior to being named division president, Nason served as VP of operations overseeing Jacksonville. Read more »
Published on 8/9/2021

GreenPointe Holdings LLC, Jacksonville

As GreenPointe Holding's General Counsel, Patricia Nolan will manage legal issues on a variety of business transactions including development, land acquisitions, purchase contracts, corporate governance and other general corporate matters. Read more »
Published on 8/2/2021

Crossman & Company, Orlando

Crossman & Company has announced the promotion of Malia Hayner to Director of Human Resources. Hayner's responsibilities include oversight of all Crossman & Company's Human Resource functions along with oversight of various other administrative functions. We are thrilled to have her and appreciate her contributions to our commitment to exceeding our clients' expectations. Read more »
Published on 7/13/2021

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty, Jacksonville

Ann King, vice president of brokerage, has been promoted to president of the company. King will continue to lead the brokerage division which includes nine offices and 475 agents, and additionally will oversee marketing, digital innovation and brokerage expansion efforts. Read more »
Published on 5/25/2021

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