Beazer Homes Names Ekaterina Schwallie Vice President, Treasurer and Financial Planning and Analysis
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (BZH) (www.beazer.com) today announced the promotion and appointment of Ekaterina Katya Schwallie to Vice President, Treasurer and Financial Planning and Analysis, assuming an expanded role after Jeffrey Hoza, the Companys former Treasurer, was recently named Atlanta Division President.
With 20 years of experience in the homebuilding industry, Ms. Schwallie joined Beazer Homes in June 2012 as Vice President, Financial Planning and Analysis.
Even in her relatively short time with the Company, Ms. Schwallie has proven her substantial financial acumen and knowledge of the housing industry, said Bob Salomon, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Im very pleased that she has agreed to take on the additional responsibilities of Treasurer while she will continue to play an active role in our land acquisition and financial planning efforts.
Immediately prior to joining Beazer, Ms. Schwallie spent 10 years with another national homebuilder, Richmond American Homes, in the role of Regional Vice President of Finance in various parts of the country. Ms. Schwallie is a Certified Public Accountant and received an MBA and a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona. In addition, she graduated with honors and received a Bachelor of Science in International Economic Relations from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations in Moscow, Russia.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Beazer Homes is one of the countrys 10 largest single-family homebuilders. The Companys homes meet or exceed the benchmark for energy-efficient home construction as established by ENERGY STAR® and are designed with flexible floorplan options to meet the personal preferences and lifestyles of its buyers. In addition, the Company is committed to providing a range of preferred lender choices to facilitate transparent competition between lenders and enhanced customer service. The Company offers homes in 16 states, including Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Maryland, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. Beazer Homes is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BZH. For more info visit Beazer.com, or check out Beazer on Facebook and Twitter.
Beazer Homes USA, Inc.
Carey Phelps, 770-829-3700
Director, Investor Relations & Corporate Communications
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