Tim Costello, President, Chief Executive Officer
Tim Costello is currently President and Chief Executive Officer of BDX, Inc., and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Builder Homesite, Inc., and New Home Technologies, LLC. Prior to BHI, Mr. Costello worked for Applied Materials as Vice President, Global Operations. Prior to this position, Mr. Costello served as the Vice President of Strategic & Technical programs for the World Wide Manufacturing Organization, Vice President of Production Engineering, Managing Director for the Common Module Manufacturing & Engineering (CMM&E) organization, and the Director of Engineering for the mainframe group in Austin, Texas. Prior to 1993 he held a variety of executive and management positions at General Motors Corporation covering a broad range from Strategic Planning to Engineering and Quality Management. In addition Mr. Costello has consulted internationally on the development & implementation of world-class manufacturing, engineering and quality systems.
Mr. Costello also serves on the boards of HelioVolt Corporation, a leader in the development on thin film photovoltaic technology; The Shingo Prize for Excellence in Manufacturing, considered the Nobel Prize for manufacturing; The Trust for Public Land of Texas; The Trust for Public Land National Marketing Council; and the Cornell University Engineering Advisory Council.
Mr. Costello received his BSME from Cornell University in 1981. He was also inducted into the Shingo Prize Manufacturing Academy in 2003.
Melissa Morman, VP and General Manager
Melissa Morman has been part of BHI since its formation and has held several roles through the years. Melissa’s current role is VP, Builder Client Experience, which includes b2b marketing/sales/service.
Prior to BHI, Ms. Morman was at ClientLogic, a leading provider of integrated infrastructure and customer relationship management solutions. She held several executive positions, including VP of Sales, General Manager, Client Management Officer, where she worked with the sales field to assess the viability of new startup ventures as potential clients, and then finally as Integration Officer, where she led the integration of newly acquired companies. Prior to ClientLogic, Ms Morman spent 10 years at R.R. Donnelley & Sons in a variety of positions including sales, global account management, as well as front line supervision.
Ms. Morman is Chairman of the Board for Vallecitos Mountain Ranch, a wilderness retreat center specializing in transformational experiences, and is also a member of Impact Austin, a leading Austin non-profit who awards multiple $100k annual grants to worthy non-profits who have the potential to impact Austin positively via Culture, Education, Environment, Family, and Health & Wellness.
Ms Morman received a Bachelor of Science degree, Cum Laude, from Ohio University in November, 1982.
Greg Miller, VP and Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Miller has been with BDX/Builder Homesite as VP, CFO since June 2000. Prior to joining BHI served as director of planning for Pervasive Software, Inc. Mr. Miller gained much of his experience from Applied Materials where he spent 13 years in a variety of financial management positions in the US and Europe. Mr. Miller began his career with the San Jose office of Ernst & Young.
Mr. Miller received his undergraduate degree in Business Accounting, with great distinction, from San Jose State University. He is a CPA licensed in the State of California.
Krishna Murthy, VP and Chief Technology Officer
Krishna Murthy brings over 15 years of experience in technology management and implementation to the BDX/BHI/NHT team. Before joining Builder Homesite, Inc., he was the Chief Technology Officer of Rx.com, a technology driven start-up firm engaged in e-commerce in the online pharmacy arena. Prior to that he managed technology at MCC, a premier research consortium; Danka Omnifax, an office equipment sales and service company; and an environmental information services company. Mr. Murthy has significant experience in technology architecture, technology project management, business process re-engineering, set up and formation of a technology team and implementation of relevant technologies for a businesses.
Since joining BHI, Mr. Murthy has overseen the development and operation of NewHomeSource, including integration with several large builders, development of an XML standard for new home data transport, development of a platform to support private-labeled partner sites and development of custom real estate-related enterprise web applications. He is also supervising the definition of product requirements for Envision, an integrated options management solution.
Mr. Murthy holds a Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering, with specialization in Knowledge Based Systems, from the University of Houston.
Peter Brumme, VP and GM, BDX
Peter Brumme is Vice President and General Manager of Builder’s Digital Experience (BDX). In this role, Mr. Brumme is responsible for overall strategic leadership and general management of BDX Consumer and Realtor Outreach business units.
Mr. Brumme brings over 17 years of experience to BDX. His passion for the web, for developing brands, and his relentless focus on the customer has generated a long track record of growing businesses and delivering financial results. Prior to joining BDX, Mr. Brumme was with Solar Winds as VP, Online Marketing. He has also held executive marketing roles with Kodak Gallery and Intuit. Prior to joining Intuit, he was a management consultant for Sapient Corporation and KPMG Consulting where he led account relationships and execution of strategic projects for many Fortune 500 clients.
Peter holds an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, and an undergraduate degree from McGill University.
Keith Guyett, VP, Marketing and Industry Communications
Keith Guyett is Vice President of Marketing and Industry Communications For Builder Homesite. In this role, Mr. Guyett leads a team of experts consisting of both internal professionals and external agency partners to develop and execute a comprehensive and impactful industry communications strategy.
Mr. Guyett brings more than 20 years of experience to Builder Homesite. He has had great success throughout his career influencing consumer behavior in extremely competitive environments. Most recently he was vice president and account director at GSD&M, one of the largest advertising agencies in the country. While at GSD&M, Guyett developed successful marketing and communication strategies for brands in a wide range of categories, including THE PGA TOUR, Chili’s, Pennzoil, MGM/Mirage and The University of Texas. Prior to GSD&M he managed a portfolio of clients at The Richards Group in Dallas.
Keith holds a MBA in marketing from Pepperdine University and a BFA in Art History from The University of Texas
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