Meet Greg Shaia, Richmond American Homes

Meet Greg Shaia, Richmond American Homes

Help us welcome Greg Shaia to our 2019 Board of Directors! Greg currently serves as President of the Riverside Division of Richmond American Homes, where he oversees the company’s operations throughout Riverside and San Diego counties.  Prior to joining Richmond, he was the West Region VP of Finance for CalAtlantic Homes helping…

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Meet Jim Holas, William Lyon Homes

Meet Jim Holas, William Lyon Homes

Jim has over 20 years of experience working as a Development Project Manager and Landscape Designer for residential development throughout Southern California.  Jim is currently Vice President of Forward Planning for William Lyon Homes and manages the due diligence, consultant coordination for entitlement and construction…

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President's Message | JAN 2019

President's Message | JAN 2019

It is truly an honor the be named your 2019 BIA President. Being a part of this industry gives us the unique opportunity to positively impact the lives of generations of families. While most of us focus on building and selling homes, this Industry is so much more than that. Along with the thousands of new homes we build each year, this industry…

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Meet Doug Grove, RHA Landscape Architects-Planners

Meet Doug Grove, RHA Landscape Architects-Planners

Help us welcome Doug Grove to our 2019 Board of Directors! Doug Grove is a Principal Landscape Architect, LEED Accredited Professional, and President of RHA Landscape Architects-Planners, Inc.  He graduated from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona in 1985 and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Landscape Architecture…

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Dec 6th LAC | Honoring 2018 President-Chris Edgar

Dec 6th LAC | Honoring 2018 President-Chris Edgar

On December 6th, with the help of our Sponsor, Western Riverside Council of Governments, a packed audience gathered at the Riverside Convention Center for the BIA’s Holiday Legislative Affairs Committee Luncheon. We heard from WRCOG’s Executive Director Rick Bishop who gave a brief review of the year. Bishop also …

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BIA Salton Sea Luncheon | Sept 26th

BIA Salton Sea Luncheon | Sept 26th

Last year our first Affordable Housing and Homelessness Panel was so packed and informational that our members requested a Part II! On Wednesday, September 26th the BIA held our fourth Desert Event of 2018, Part II of our Affordable Housing and Homelessness Luncheon. Bellatrix Classic Club generously…

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Coachella Valley Mayor's Luncheon | Mar 21st

Coachella Valley Mayor's Luncheon | Mar 21st

Wednesday, March 21st the Riverside Chapter completed its first Desert Event of 2018! Palm Valley Country Club generously hosted our Mayor’s Luncheon. With over 150 in attendance, members and guests had the opportunity to engage with our panelists about the future of building in the Coachella...

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