Bob Ward Cos. names Veach executive VP, general manager
Bob Ward Companies, the third-largest builder of new homes in the Baltimore area, announced that Linda Veach has been promoted to executive vice president and general manager.
Veach, a Timonium resident who joined the Bel Air-based homebuilder in 1995, previously served as senior vice president and, before that, as director of marketing. In her new position, Veach is responsible for overall management of the company's homebuilding operations.
"Under Linda's leadership, I know this success can and will continue," said company President Robert C. Ward. Veach holds a bachelor of arts degree from Loyola College of Maryland and a master of science degree in Real Estate Development from Johns Hopkins University.
News in brief
O'Conor, Piper & Flynn ERA said these agents were the top sellers in their offices in April: LaVerne Gucker, Annapolis Church Circle; Lee Hatfield, Annapolis Plaza; Sheri McLaughlin, Bel Air/Abingdon; Diana Hirshhorn, Bel Air/Forest Hill; Marty Lanzino, BWI; Mike Hawkins, Camp Springs; John Ryan, Catonsville; Bob Jebsen, Cecil County; Delores Plyler, Charlotte Hall; Bonnie Martin, Chestertown; Janet Gregory, Columbia; Dawn Matzen, College Park/Beltsville; Len Webster, Dundalk; Chivy Wieland, Easton; Ellene Pelovitz, Eldersburg; Tim McIntyre, Ellicott City; Heather Comstock, Federal Hill; Frank Lanham, Fells Point; Carol Martz, Frederick; Kathleen Truitt, Glen Burnie; Nancy Hubble and Karen Bisbee, Greenspring; Cynthia Moler, Hagerstown; Pat Groth, Hampstead; Penny Noval, Hunt Valley; Sean O'Conor, Jacksonville; Rhonda Tippett, Lexington Park; Frannie Morris, Mount Airy; Chick Trakas, Newark; Cathy Vleck, Ocean City, 52nd Street; Dan Clayland, Ocean City, 104th Street; Bev and Ed Wisch, Ocean Pines; Vibha Pubbi, Odenton; Karen Voelker, Pasadena; Rose Jaeger, Reisterstown; Linda Bova, Rehoboth Beach; Kathy Merz, Roland Park/Stone Mill; Brandon Gaines, Roland Park/Wyndhurst; JoAnna Washington, Severn; Roe Fitzgerald, Severna Park; Bill Casperi, Timonium; Debbie Sweeney, Towson/Lutherville; Alex Smith, Towson/South; and Jeanette White, Waldorf.
Frederick Ward Associates Inc. said Scott A. McGovern, AIA, received the Fifth Annual Preservation Project Award from the Harford County Historic Preservation Commission for his adaptive-re-use design of the former Bel Air United Methodist Church.
Coldwell Banker Stevens Realtors said these sales associates were inducted into the organization's honorary clubs: Bonnie Wolfe, Severna Park, Premier Club; Helen Thompson, Severna Park, President's Club; Jim Gomez and Jeanne Law, Severna Park, Director's Club; and James Newcomb and Sherry Johns, Glen Burnie, Director's Club.
Bob Ward Companies said it received the Quality Builders Warranty Corp.'s Millenium Award for Excellence in Customer Service.