(New Orleans, LA) Latter & Blum Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Robert C. Penick to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the Latter & Blum Family of Companies. Penick has been with Latter & Blum Inc. for the past 23 years and has served as the Vice President, Treasurer, and Chief Financial Officer. He is also a member of the Board of Directors and the Corporate Executive Committee for the Latter & Blum Family of Companies.
Penick holds both a BS and MBA from Loyola University and a Ph.D. from the University of New Orleans in Urban Studies. He is an Adjunct Professor of Finance at the University of New Orleans and is a retired Lt. Colonel with the U. S. Army Reserve.
About Latter & Blum, Inc.
Latter & Blum, Inc., the largest full-service real estate brokerage in the Gulf South, operates Latter & Blum, Inc./REALTORS, C.J. Brown REALTORS Inc., Van Eaton & Romero REALTORS, Noles-Frye Realty, all four ERA Powered, NAI Latter & Blum Commercial Real Estate, Latter & Blum Property Management, Latter & Blum Insurance Services and Essential Mortgage Corp. and has three Franchise Offices in LA & MS. Established in 1916, the company has grown to include operations in Greater New Orleans, Greater Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Alexandria and Southern and Southwest Mississippi and handles all phases of residential, commercial, leasing, property management, appraisals, insurance and mortgage services.