Hayden Homes, a Redmond-based home builder, has announced three executive leadership changes in a strategic effort to prepare the company for unprecedented growth. Company namesake and former CEO Hayden Watson has been promoted to Chairman of the Board. “A University of the Pacific-Stockton and Harvard Business School President Management Program alumnus, Watson ascended to his position as CEO in 1999 when his father – and company founder – Robert Watson retired,” the news release states. The 15-year company president and fellow Harvard Business School President Management Program alumnus Dennis Murphy will assume the role as CEO, overseeing all organizational development for the Hayden Homes brands, as well as Land Development and Acquisition for the homebuilder.
Northwest Home Builder Aligns with Largest Private Commercial Bank in the Region Redmond, Oregon — Effective February 7, 2014, Northwest homebuilder Hayden Homes will shift from private, in-house lending to join forces with Washington Trust Bank as their preferred lender, to achieve the unprecedented growth they have forecasted for the coming decade. With a collective … read more “Hayden Homes Joins Forces with Washington Trust Bank”
Money gifted to local organizations through Community Giving Grant Program Hayden Homes and its affiliated not-for-profit First Story will present checks around the region this week, capping $155,500 in giving for the year from First Story’s Community Giving Grant Program. The Community Giving Grant Program is comprised of funds acquired through the Hayden Homes “charitable … read more “Hayden Homes, First Story Donate $150,000 to Northwest Communities”
We are thrilled to announce that Builder magazine, the official publication of the National Association of Home Builders, has ranked Hayden Homes #42 on their Builder 100 list of America’s top builders. Hayden Homes has been able to achieve success by remaining true to our core purpose of delivering the highest quality home for the … read more “Hayden Homes Named Among Top 50 Builders for a Third Consecutive Year”
Hayden Homes, founded in 1989 by Robert Watson, has been building homes and communities in Central Oregon and beyond for more than two decades. Watson’s original vision, “to provide the highest quality home at the lowest possible cost,” has since become part of the company’s mission statement — words that his son, Hayden Watson, current … read more “Builder of the Year 2012”