Southern Land Taps New President

Marty Posthauer will lead the firm’s commercial construction activities, bringing with him more than 30 years of experience in both commercial and residential development.

Marty Posthauer
Marty Posthauer

Southern Land Co. (SLC) has hired Marty Posthauer to serve as the firm’s new president of commercial construction, following a nationwide search. In his new role in SLC’s Nashville headquarters, Posthauer will oversee all construction operations and all personnel involved in each of the company’s commercial development projects, including construction managers, engineers and estimators specialized in mixed-use developments.

Prior to his move, Posthauer worked as a senior vice president of construction with Landmark Properties in Athens, Ga. Throughout his more than 30 years of experience in the industry, Posthauer has worked for Trammell Crow, Tauer Consulting LLC, MAP Construction Services and Stasco Mechanical. His development portfolio has been varied, including a number of high-profile high rise construction projects across the country. Over the length of his career, Posthauer has managed construction of 100 projects, including 30,000 residential units valued at more than $3 billion.

“We’re thrilled to have added Marty to the SLC family during a time of increased scope and expansion for our company,” said Tim Downey, founder & CEO of SLC, in a prepared statement. “Marty delivers a wealth of knowledge and experience to our construction and development process. At Southern Land Co., we strive to create unique and beautiful environments that enhance people’s lives and the communities they live in. Marty will play the leading role in taking our dreams and making them reality.”

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