VAUGHAN, ON, April 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Empire Communities is pleased to announce the appointment of Timothy Royds as its new Vice President, Finance effective Monday, April 29, 2013.
Mr. Royds brings over 15 years of corporate finance and construction management experience to Empire Communities. He most recently held the position of Managing Director, Diversified Industries in the Bank of Montreal's Corporate Finance Division. Over his 9 year career at the Bank of Montreal, Mr. Royds was given roles of increasing responsibility and worked in both the Real Estate and Diversified Industries groups within the Corporate Finance Division. Prior to his tenure at the Bank, Mr. Royds worked in construction management for a large real estate developer in Toronto.
Mr. Royds holds a Bachelor of Arts from Dalhousie University and a Masters of Business Administration from the Schulich School of Business at York University.
"Tim's experience in construction and finance makes him the ideal candidate to manage our Finance Department," says Andrew Guizzetti, Executive Vice President and CFO of Empire Communities. "We strive to bring the best and most talented individuals to our company and look forward to working with Tim to help us drive profitable results."
Vaughan-based, Empire Communities (www.empirecommunities.com) is a residential builder/developer involved in all sectors of the new home building industry, including both low‐rise and high‐rise built forms, ranging from luxury to affordable housing. Empire has an established tradition of creating prestigious award-winning new homes, communities and amenities and has earned a reputation for outstanding attention to detail and customer service. Since its inception in 1993, Empire has completed or is currently completing approximately 3,200 high‐rise condominium units and approximately 7,500 low‐rise units, predominantly in the GTA, South Western Ontario region and the Southern U.S. States.
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SOURCE: Empire Communities
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