KB Home (NYSE: KBH) today announced the promotion of Brian Kunec to regional general manager of the home builder’s Las Vegas and Seattle divisions.

In this new role, Kunec will continue to manage KB Home’s Las Vegas division while also leading the company’s entry into the Seattle market. Kunec has overseen operations at KB Home Las Vegas since 2015.

Brian Kunec, KB Home regional GM.
Brian Kunec, KB Home regional GM.

“As we work to capitalize on long-term growth opportunities in our expanded company footprint, we are confident that Brian’s proven success will help lead the way,” said Matt Mandino, chief operating officer of KB Home. “His extensive experience in homebuilding and strong knowledge of the Seattle and Las Vegas markets make him a natural fit for the regional manager role.”

Kunec brings more than a decade of industry experience, including time in Seattle. He currently serves on the board of the Southern Nevada Home Builders Association.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts in business and economics from Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania.

KB recently entered the Seattle market and named Ryan Kemp as president. Kemp reports to Kunec.