ROSS Cos. has announced the promotion of Billy Edwards to chief financial officer. Edwards will oversee the company’s accounting, finance, reporting and tax compliance functions and will support overall company growth. He has served as the company’s senior controller since January 2016.
“Our rapid growth and continued focus on increasing our management client base has made it necessary to make CFO a stand-alone position, and Billy is an excellent fit for the role,” said Dave Miskovich, CEO of ROSS Cos., in prepared remarks. “As our portfolio of owned and managed apartment communities grows throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, Billy will be a valuable resource in helping us maximize the return on every investment and management assignment we pursue.” he added.
Prior to joining ROSS Cos., a leader in multifamily acquisitions, property management and renovation focused on the Mid-Atlantic region, Edwards worked in public accounting with CohnReznick LLP. As a member of their Private Enterprise Practice Group, he first served as audit associate and later became a senior tax associate.
Edwards is a certified public accountant with a bachelor of science in business administration from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He received his master’s degree of professional accountancy from West Virginia University.
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