Experienced homebuilding executive Trace Mills will direct the company's operations and growth strategy in Minnesota
EDINA, MN, June 9, 2016 /CNW/ - Mattamy Homes, North America's largest privately owned homebuilder, is pleased to announce that Trace Mills has been appointed President of the company's Minnesota Division, effective June 1, 2016. Trace will oversee all aspects of Mattamy's business – including land acquisition and development, marketing, sales and construction – in Minnesota.
"Trace brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role of President, including not only nearly 20 years of experience in the Minnesota housing market, but also deep familiarity with Mattamy's business from spending the last three years as VP Operations with our Minnesota Division," says Jim Leiferman, President of Mattamy's US Group. "Trace is an exceptional leader, and I am thrilled that we found the ideal candidate internally to lead our Minnesota Division into the future."
As VP of Operations since joining Mattamy in February 2013, Trace led the construction, warranty and purchasing functions. Prior to joining Mattamy, Trace was with The Ryland Group as VP of their Minneapolis-St. Paul Division, where he had operational responsibility for land development, architecture, warranty, customer relations and construction.
Trace is an active member of a number of industry associations, including the National Association of Homebuilders, the Builders Association of the Twin Cities and the Twin Cities Builder Association Foundation, of which he just finished a term as President. He holds builder licenses in both Minnesota and Wisconsin, and has a degree in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin.
"I'm very excited about this opportunity to lead the Minnesota team of great employees and continue to grow the Mattamy brand with our commitment to quality homes and first-class communities," says Trace. "Providing a great customer experience and an exceptional product are the values that inspired me to join Mattamy Homes."
About Mattamy Homes
Mattamy Homes is the largest privately owned homebuilder in North America, with operations across the United States and Canada. Mattamy has sold more than 70,000 homes in 160 communities. In the United States, the company is represented in nine metropolitan areas – Minneapolis-St. Paul, Charlotte, Phoenix, Tucson, Jacksonville, Tampa, Sarasota, Naples and Orlando (where its US Head Office is located). Visit www.mattamyhomes.com for more information.
SOURCE Mattamy Homes Limited
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For further information: Brent Carey, Vice President, Communications, Mattamy Homes Limited, 416-637-0868, [email protected]