Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 30, 2008
Granite Loan Management (GLM) and Homebuilding Power Analyst, Ivy Zelman, will host a Quarterly Industry Call on August 5, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. (EST). The conference call will be focused on industry trends and hot topics.
Who: Ivy Zelman, CEO Zelman & Associates
What: Homebuilding and Construction Outlook
When: Tuesday, August 5, 2:00 p.m. (EST)
RSVP: To reserve your space for the Zelman Industry Call, visit http://www.graniteloan.com and select "Zelman's Corner" to fill out a brief survey. Access information and a confirmation code will then be provided to you via email prior to the conference call.
Ms. Zelman has over 15 years of experience covering the homebuilding, building products, furniture and manufactured housing industries at various points in her career. Prior to the founding of Zelman & Associates, a housing research boutique, Ivy worked at Credit Suisse Group from 1998 to 2007, the last 7 years as a Managing Director. During her tenure at the company, she established herself as the leading industry source for homebuilding related equity research and was widely recognized as one of the most preeminent figures in the entire industry.
Zelman's credentials include having been a member of Institutional Investor's All-America Research Team for 12 consecutive years, including eight number one rankings. She was featured by Forbes magazine three consecutive years as the number one earnings estimator among over 3,300 security analysts. In 2005 and 2006, she was ranked 14th in Builder Magazine's Power Broker list of the 50 most influential people in homebuilding. Recently, Zelman has been quoted in a variety of local as well as national publications, such as the Wall Street Journal, for her thoughts on the current housing crisis.
She received a Bachelor of Science from George Mason University in 1990 while working full time at Ernst & Young in Virginia. Ms. Zelman is married and resides with her husband and their three children in Cleveland, OH.
Look for more from Ivy Zelman in "Zelman's Corner" featured in the Construction Lending News (CLN) and on Granite Loan Management's website at http://www.graniteloan.com.