ORLANDO, FL -- KB Home (KBH), one of the nation's largest and most recognized homebuilders, announced that Jay Lewis has been named president of its Orlando division. In this role, Lewis is responsible for the Company's homebuilding operations across the region, from land acquisition and construction to sales and customer service.
"We are very pleased to welcome Jay to the KB Home team in one of our strongest markets in the southeast," said Vince DePorre, regional president of KB Home. "Jay's extensive homebuilding background and local expertise will be a great asset to our business as we focus on growth opportunities in Central Florida."
Lewis arrives at KB Home with more than 30 years of experience in homebuilding with both national and local builders, including the last eight years in the Central Florida area serving in various capacities. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Villanova University and a Master of Business Administration from Drexel University.
KB Home is currently building new homes in 16 communities in the Orlando area. For more information, visit kbhome.com or call 888-KB-HOMES.