Taylor Morrison Northern California has won the 2012 Bill Mazza Builder of the Year award, handed out by the Roseville-based North State Building Industry Association.
The award is presented annually to a BIA member that is actively involved in the association's charitable organizations, its community and the home-building industry.
Arizona-based Taylor Morrison has a Northern California regional office in Folsom.
The company also announced the hiring of Pierrette Tierney as its new vice president of sales and marketing for the Northern California division. She previously worked in the company's office in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Over the next year, Taylor Morrison Northern California said it will be unveiling 10 new communities, including Barcelos at Madeira in Elk Grove. Barcelos will start sales in February, and a grand opening is set for May.