PAYNE FAMILY HOMES ADDS ARTERBURN AS V.P. OF OPERATIONS
Comes to St. Louis from national builder based in Atlanta
Payne Family Homes, the area’s fastest growing homebuilder, has added Shawn Arterburn as vice president of operations. Arterburn comes to Payne Family Homes from Atlanta-based John Wieland Homes, where he served as division president.
In his new position, Arterburn will be responsible for assisting Payne Family Homes President Ken Kruse in expanding the business, streamlining company processes, developing new product lines. Additionally, he will be tasked to strengthen the corporate brand and promote increased awareness in quality and industry leading customer service.
During his 16 years at John Wieland Homes, Arterburn was instrumental in the company’s growth to $1 billion in revenues and 1,800 homes annually in five cities throughout the Southeast. In addition, he was a key contributor to the company’s three-time designation as the J.D. Powers #1 Builder in Customer Satisfaction in Atlanta.
Arterburn is a graduate of Purdue University, where he received a B.S. degree in building construction and contracting technology. He is a resident of Creve Coeur.
According to Kruse, “Payne Family Homes tripled revenue in 2010, and we are on track for another strong year. To keep pace with our expansion, we are excited to add a person of Shawn Arterburn’s caliber as Vice President of Operations. We know that Payne Family Homes and our customers will benefit from his exceptional experience, industry knowledge and dedication to the community.”
Payne Family Homes has 10 well-located communities in St. Charles and St. Louis Counties. Neighborhoods include Bordeaux Condominiums, Tuscany, The Pointe at Heritage Landing, The Enclave at Heritage, The Meadows at Ohmes Farm, The Townes at Belleau Creek, Bella Vista and Boulder Ridge in St. Charles County, and Ashton Woods and Uthoff Valley in St. Louis County. All Payne Family Homes neighborhoods are served by an AAA-rated school district and most are located in one of Money Magazine’s “100 Best Places to Live in America.” For information, call 314-417-1218, or visit www.paynefamilyhomes.com.