TAMPA, Fla.—PulteGroup’s West Florida Division has announced that Branden Clarke has been added to the team as Controller.
In this role, Clarke will be responsible for preparing financial forecasts, analyzing budgets and directing the accounting staff to ensure forecasted targets are being met.
Prior to joining Pulte’s West Florida division, Clarke was Controller of Pulte’s Columbus-Cleveland division. He was also previously the Senior Corporate Auditor in Pulte’s Atlanta headquarters. In that role, he traveled to nearly all of Pulte’s divisions to learn from the various finance and land teams.
“We are excited to have Branden as part of our West Florida division,” said Sean Strickler, Pulte’s West Florida Division President. “Branden has come up through the Pulte ranks and understands the business and company inside and out. We look forward to having his expertise.”
Clarke grew up in Jupiter, Florida and attended the University of Florida. He received both a B.A. and Master’s degree in accounting.
PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM), based in Atlanta, Georgia, is one of America’s largest homebuilding companies with operations in approximately 50 markets throughout the country. Through its brand portfolio that includes Centex, Pulte Homes, Del Webb, DiVosta Homes and John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods, the company is one of the industry’s most versatile homebuilders able to meet the needs of multiple buyer groups and respond to changing consumer demand. PulteGroup conducts extensive research to provide homebuyers with innovative solutions and consumer inspired homes and communities to make lives better. For more information about PulteGroup, Inc. and PulteGroup brands, go to pultegroupinc.com; www.pulte.com; www.centex.com; www.delwebb.com; www.divosta.com and www.jwhomes.com