GreenPointe Homes Welcomes Ben Walters as West Florida Division President

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Sept. 3, 2014) – GreenPointe Homes, one of Florida's premier homebuilders, welcomes Ben Walters as president of the company's West Florida Division.

"We are very pleased to announce Ben as the newest member of the GreenPointe Homes team," said GreenPointe Homes President Roger Postlethwaite. "Ben's management and homebuilding expertise are a great asset to our company. I am confident he will lead our team to continued success as we focus on growth opportunities in Central Florida and the Gulf Coast."

In his role as division president, Walters is responsible for all of the company's homebuilding operations in Southwest Florida including River Hall in Fort Myers and Southern Hills Plantation in the Tampa Bay area. He will oversee land acquisition, construction, sales and customer service.

A fourth generation homebuilder from Tampa, Walters worked with a Builder Magazine Top 100 homebuilder in the Tampa and Orlando markets for nearly a decade including as president and chief operating officer for the company's Tampa and Orlando operations. His experience also includes serving as chief operating officer for an active adult focused builder in Northeast Florida.

Throughout his career, Walters has led building teams in many successful communities including Westchase, Meadowpointe, Longleaf, Grey Hawk and Highland Park in Tampa; Vista Lakes, Remington, Loch Leven, Harmony, Belle Meade and College Park in Orlando; and Cascades at World Golf Village in Northeast Florida. Walters earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Florida. He is a member of the Tampa Bay Builders Association and its Sales and Marketing Council, and the National Association of Home Builders.

About GreenPointe Homes
GreenPointe Homes is a true Florida homebuilder. With floor plans designed for maximum flexibility, the company offers the best overall value to fit both budget and lifestyle. GreenPointe Homes' focus on energy has made its homes the benchmark in energy-efficiency, and its Intelligent Green program ensures that every GreenPointe home is built to exceed the Florida Model Energy Code. With more than 50 combined years in the homebuilding business, the GreenPointe Homes team is experienced, knowledgeable and dependable, providing a superior home-buying experience with every home.

GreenPointe Homes is building new single-family homes in communities in Jacksonville, Fernandina Beach, Fort Myers, Brooksville and Lakeland, Fla. More information is available at or (904) 996-2485.

1. Ben Walters, GreenPointe Homes West Florida Division President