Greenville, SC, May 30, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Addison Homes has hired a new employee as the Greenville SC custom builder enjoys increasing demand for its high-performance Dwell Well homes.
Tyler Whims recently joined the company as Project Manager. Duties include overseeing construction of Addison Homes’ EarthCraft House™, ENERGY STAR® and Challenge Home certified properties; he focuses on schedule, budget, contractors, materials and site management to ensure best-practice procedures are implemented from start to finish.
Whims graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Science & Management and a minor in Business Administration. He also holds OSHA certification. He previously worked as an operations and maintenance specialist at Fluor.
Whims volunteers with Habitat for Humanity and participates in motorcycle-related events to benefit Toys for Tots.
“Tyler brings both youthful enthusiasm and entrepreneurial experience to our team,” said Addison Homes President Todd Usher. “At age 13 he founded his own lawn service company and grew it into a thriving business that he managed throughout his high school and college years. Tyler’s proven can-do spirit and customer-oriented focus will be true assets as we build in Trailside, our new home community adjacent to the Greenville Health System Swamp Rabbit Trail.”
About Addison Homes:
Addison Homes builds all of its homes to rigorous ENERGY STAR®, EarthCraft House™ and/or DOE Challenge Home standards. As a leader in sustainable, high-performance building, Addison Homes has received numerous awards and recognition including the 2013 Southern Home & Garden Bridge Award for Green Building from the Home Builders Association of Greenville, 2012 Master Certified Green Builder of the Year Award from the National Association of Home Builders; 2011 EarthCraft House™ Gold Project of the Year Award; 2011 Green Building Advocate of the Year Award from NAHB; 2011 Certified Graduate Builder of the Year Award from NAHB; 2010 Safety Award for Excellence from NAHB/Builders Mutual Insurance Company; 2010 Finalist, America’s Best Builder Award from BUILDER magazine; 2009 Builder of the Year Award from Greenville HBA; 2008 Individual Environmental Stewardship Award from the Upstate Chapter of the US Green Building Council; Upstate Forever’s 2008 Sustainable Communities Champion; and 2007 EarthCraft House™ Regional Builder of the Year Award.
For more information, visit www.addison-homes.com.