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For John Laing Homes’ CEO Larry Webb, the Secret to Success in Any Market Is Catching — and Keeping — the Right People

H. Lawrence (Larry) Webb, 59, has served as CEO of Newport Beach-based John Laing Homes since the firm merged with Watt Homes in 1998. A former schoolteacher with a background in market research, Webb is known for his unique approach to marketing and innovative management style. He is active in NAHB and is past president …

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On a sunny Monday morning in Long Beach, a woman boards a streetcar for a 35-minute ride to downtown Los Angeles, where she’ll visit the Jewelry District to pick up some parts for her husband’s business and return in time to join him for lunch. The year is 1946. It is a time when Southern …

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Masters at their Craft

For more than 44 years, the Gold Nuggets Awards have honored the best and brightest in the building industry for their achievements in architectural design and land-use planning. Over the years, CBIA members have proven their prowess among those in the industry, consistently taking top honors. This year is no exception. During an awards ceremony …

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