said Tuesday that it named Kipling Scott to the newly created position of chief operating officer.
Scott previously served as president of Ryland Homes' north central region, the Calabasas, Calif.-based company said.
"This promotion recognizes Kip Scott's instrumental role in Ryland's success over the past 13 years," said Ryland Chairman, President and CEO Chad Dreier. "I look forward to drawing on Kip's leadership and experience as we surmount the current slowdown and prepare for the return to stronger market conditions."
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