From Simplicity by Hayden Homes,
KEN BRODECK NAMED PRESIDENT OF SIMPLICITY BY HAYDEN HOMES
August 31, 2016 – (REDMOND, Ore.)—After presiding over five years of rapid growth at Simplicity by Hayden Homes, Ken Brodeck of Bend has been promoted to president of the Northwest home building company.
Brodeck joined Simplicity in 2011 and has successfully grown the subsidiary of Hayden Homes from a staff of eight to 36 while overseeing a unit growth of 640 percent in that 5-year period.
Simplicity by Hayden Homes is an on-your-land homebuilder for customers looking to build custom homes or tiny homes on their existing land. Simplicity also constructs farmworker housing units and provides investor building solutions that range from ADUs and cottage communities to single-family subdivisions and multi-family housing projects.
“Based on our partnership between Simplicity and Hayden Homes there is now a cost-effective solution for landowners in rural communities throughout the Northwest to build a custom home or investment property on their own land. Ken’s longtime leadership and experience in the homebuilding industry coupled with his dedication to providing an outstanding customer experience will continue to propel the company forward for years to come,” said Dennis Murphy, CEO of the Redmond, Ore.-based Hayden Homes.
As president of Simplicity, Brodeck will lead and oversee the company’s vison, budgets, financials and new business development in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.
Originally from the Puget Sound area, Brodeck attended Washington State University and began his career as a residential builder. He is an alumni of Harvard Business School’s Executive Education PLD program. Later as a construction manager for a single and multi-family residential homebuilder, he was responsible for broad scale project planning, oversight of construction teams, coordination of trades and financial management of multiple projects.
In 2005, Brodeck established a successful speculative and custom homebuilding company in Central Oregon before joining Hayden Homes in September 2011.
About Simplicity by Hayden Homes
Simplicity by Hayden Homes is an on-your-land homebuilder, offering a broad range of residential housing options from custom homes to tiny homes on a customer's existing land. Simplicity also constructs farmworker housing units and provides investor building solutions that range from ADUs and cottage communities to single-family subdivisions and multi-family projects. For more information, visit http://www.simplicity-homes.co
About Hayden Homes
Hayden Homes, the largest privately held homebuilder in the Northwest, has been building high quality value-driven homes throughout the Northwest for nearly 30 years. The organization supports local communities by employing local contractors and vendors and contributing annually to philanthropic efforts in the communities in which they build. In 2015, Hayden Homes contributed more than $2 million to charitable donations with the flagship of their giving through the 501C3 Non-Profit, First Story (www.firststory.com). The Hayden Homes brand family of companies - Simplicity by Hayden Homes (www.simplicity-homes.com), Wise Size Homes (www.wisesizehomes.com) and Hayden Homes (www.hayden-homes.com) – have built in over 300 communities and in 65 cities and towns throughout Washington, Oregon and Idaho.