Trained as a lawyer, Marc spent the first half of his career developing the highly regarded bath lighting and accessory company Ginger, which was acquired by Masco (MAS) in 2000. For the next decade he was engaged by that company as their newly established Vice President of Product Design, where he lead a team of industrial designers working on a diverse range of building products, from cabinets, faucets, tubs, and lighting through fasteners and electronic controls. For the last 10 years he has been deeply involved in Charlotte real estate developing communities and constructing homes. He establishes the strategy and direction for CBG.
VP of Construction
Jeff has worked for many years in the Charlotte construction industry, from early days on framing and tile crews, through stages as supervisor, coordinator and finally Master Builder. A former professional baseball player in the Pittsburgh Pirates organization, Jeff brings an athlete’s energy and an acute batter’s eye to the (literally) hundreds of details that go into the construction of a new home. Our clients know him as a personable, accommodating partner deeply engaged in building them the best possible home. Our subcontractors know him as a fair but vigilant partner who only accepts their best work.
VP Land Acquisition & Development
Joe is an MBA who has worked for leading financial institutions as an analyst and strategist. Joe is also an accomplished Real Estate agent. His focus at CBG is on the acquisition and development of land, whether it be a custom home site or one of CBG’s titled communities.
Sharon headed marketing and public relations for Ginger, during which she oversaw production of advertising and collateral that won numerous industry awards. At CBG Sharon and her team work closely with our architectural staff refining floor plans and elevations and keying all aspects of interior design. Sharon has a M.A. from Middlebury College in Vermont.
Director of Marketing and Design
Larissa is a perfect fit for her role as the Director of Marketing and Design. She was most recently the Digital Sales Manager at WCCB-TV, where she created and executed digital marketing initiatives for local businesses. Prior to her marketing role at WCCB, she managed numerous home design projects from floor plan design to final selections. Larissa received her undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her master’s degree from Hawaii Pacific University.
We are proud to partner with Gray Houghland, one of the premier architects in the Southeast. Gray is a graduate of the prestigious architecture program at the University of Virginia and went on to take his Masters from Harvard. His designs are always extraordinarily well thought out, absolutely authentic and invariably elegant. Learn more about Gray at houghlandarchitecture.com.