Real estate IT veteran to oversee modernization of WNCâ€™s investor reporting, corporate communications and disaster recovery systems amid nationwide expansion
Online PR News – 19-June-2012 – Irvine, Calif. – WNC, a national investor in community renewal and affordable housing projects, has hired real estate technology veteran Steve Huang as its chief information officer. In this position, he will oversee a firm-wide expansion and modernization of WNCâ€™s investor reporting, corporate communications and disaster recovery infrastructure.
â€śSteve will play an integral role in fostering clear and accurate communication among our investors, partners and employees as we expand our services and holdings nationwide,â€ť said Michael Gaber, chief operating officer of WNC. â€śHe is one of our industryâ€™s most sought after IT professionals, offering extensive experience with some of the nationâ€™s most esteemed real estate organizations.â€ť
Prior to joining WNC, Huang served as IT Director for Grubb & Ellis Company, where he oversaw information technology (IT) support and infrastructure needs for the firmâ€™s 5,000 employees located in 60 offices nationwide. He also designed and implemented the companyâ€™s IT merger and disposition strategies for its various affiliates and subsidiaries while strengthening its security and disaster recovery systems. Previously, he held senior level management positions within the IT departments of AT&T and IBM.
About WNC & Associates, Inc.
WNC & Associates, Inc., founded in 1971 and headquartered in Irvine, Calif., is a nationwide investment firm specializing in Low Income Housing Tax Credits and New Market Tax Credits. To date, WNC has acquired over $5 billion of assets totaling more than 1,050 properties in 45 states. Additionally, WNC has been awarded four NMTC allocations to date totaling $178 million and has facilitated development of 15 community renewal projects. WNCâ€™s investor base exceeds 19,500 institutional and retail clients, including Fortune 500 companies, multinational banks, and insurance companies. Additional information is available at www.wncinc.com.