News » Appointment Announcement - Richard Priest

Shane Homes Ltd. is pleased to announce the following appointment effective December 1, 2011: Richard Priest will be joining Wenzel Developments Inc. in the role of Vice President of Land Development.

Wenzel Developments Inc. is part of the Shane Homes Group of Companies and specializes in land acquisition and development.

Richard has been involved in the development industry for over 20 years. Richard comes to Shane Homes from Apex Developments where he held the position of Chief Operating Officer. In his role at Apex, Richard has been working closely with Shane Homes and Creations by Shane Homes for over 15 years and his vast knowledge, industry experience and relationships will prove a tremendous asset to our organization.

Richard is passionate about the construction industry and has made substantial volunteer contributions to the Urban Development Institute since 2000. He was appointed Chairman of UDI - Calgary Board of Directors in 2004, awarded the Spirit of UDI achievement award in 2009, and presently sits as a Director.

In his role of Vice President of Land Development with Wenzel Developments, Richard will be in charge of all land acquisitions and development. He will also be involved with neighborhood design as well as management of land supply for Shane Homes and Creations by Shane Homes.

For more information please contact Shane Wenzel, President of Shane Homes at or 403-536-2283.