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Greg Duriez has 23+ years of experience in the homebuilding industry, and has been as an executive in the homebuilding industry for Talon Homes. While the Southeast Area President for Pulte Homes in Atlanta in 2004, Greg was seeking out an avenue for Pulte Homes, its employees and himself to give back to the community in a charitable manner with both service hours and raising funds for deserving causes.
Greg teamed up with Shannon and Jim for the innaugural Jim Mora Celebrity Golf Classic with Pulte Homes as the title sponsor along with his employees working as the event volunteers. Greg, Pulte Homes and the Moras continued to team up for several more Golf Classics and events to raise funds and awareness for children's charities.
Greg continues to live and work in the Atlanta area as a consultant and investor in the homebuilding industry. Greg is married to Christy and lives in Flowery Branch, Georgia, and has 4 children and 3 step children.
William P. Payne, Jr.
Porter Payne, Jr. is the President & CEO of Centennial Holding Company, LLC, a multifamily developer, owner and manager. Centennial owns and operates 10,000 multifamily apartment units located primarily in the Southeastern United States.
Prior to Centennial, Porter held numerous executive positions with WebMD Corporation. As one of the first 10 employees, Porter was a pivotal contributor in the growth of the company to over 9,000 employees with annual revenues of $1B. At WebMD he was responsible for new partner acquisition, sales, marketing, business development and operations. During his tenure, WebMD raised over $3B in private equity and made more than 30 acquisitions.
Prior to WebMD, Porter served as Director of Corporate Marketing for the PGA TOUR Radio Network and was a partner in Langston Communications, an Atlanta based Sports and Entertainment company.
Porter was a finalist for Business 2.0 Magazine's "Executive of the Year" in 2002 and 2003. Porter has significant experience in managing fast growing, scalable companies. In addition to his work with the Jim Mora Count On Me Foundation, Porter has volunteered for Childrens’ Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta Food Bank and Camp Sunshine.
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