Toll Brothers Announces New Hires at Parkland Golf & Country Club

TOLLHB John Szakats Clinton Cooper
PARKLAND, Fla. – Toll Brothers, the nation’s leading builder of luxury homes, has appointed John Szakats as Senior Project Manager and Clinton Cooper as Assistant Project Manager at Parkland Golf & Country Club.

Szakats rejoins Toll Brothers, where he previously worked for several years in the company’s Central New Jersey division. He brings more than 20 years’ experience in real estate project management and operations to the Parkland Golf & Country Club team. Szakats most recently was the director of a real estate investment banking firm, where he managed day-to-day operations for the firm’s Northeast/Mid-Atlantic division.

Prior to joining Toll Brothers, Cooper served as director of preconstruction services at a construction management firm in Orlando, where he oversaw the negotiation and implementation of contracts and managed budgets, among other tasks. With a background in finance and construction, he brings a diverse set of skills and exceptional managerial experience to the team. Cooper received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida and is pursuing a master’s degree at Rollins College.

“We are pleased to welcome John back to the company and look forward to working with Clinton,” said Toll Brothers Southeast Florida Division President Greg Netro. “Their experience will make them a great asset to the Parkland Golf & Country Club team as Toll Brothers continues to build quality homes and welcome residents to this outstanding luxury community.”

Parkland Golf & Country Club, an Audubon International Certified Gold Signature Sanctuary for its commitment to preserving the scenic natural environment, is a 790-acre private community that features luxurious single-family home designs with extraordinary lifestyle options. Residents at Parkland Golf & Country Club enjoy access to an 18-hole Greg Norman Signature Golf Course, a well-appointed Golf Clubhouse, lighted HAR-TRU® clay tennis courts, on-site dining, three resort-style pools, and a 43,000-square-foot Sports and Social Club featuring a state-of-the-art fitness center, aerobics studio, and spa.

For more information, visit the Parkland Golf and Country Club Sales Center at 9425 Old Club Road, Parkland, FL 33076, call 954-757-7747, or visit

About Toll Brothers

Toll Brothers, an award-winning Fortune 1000 company founded in 1967, embraces an unwavering commitment to quality and customer service. Toll Brothers is currently building nationwide and is a publicly owned company whose stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:TOL). The Company was named America’s Most Trusted Home Builder ™ 2015* by Lifestory Research, receiving the highest numerical score among the largest 133 home builders in the country in a study that measures, among other things, perceptions of quality, price, reputation, and trust. Toll Brothers was also recently named national Builder of the Year by BUILDER magazine, and was twice named national Builder of the Year by Professional Builder magazine.

Toll Brothers proudly supports the communities in which it builds; among other philanthropic pursuits, the Company now sponsors the Toll Brothers – Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network, bringing opera to neighborhoods throughout the world.

Toll Brothers builds luxury single-family detached and attached home communities; master planned luxury residential, resort-style golf communities; and urban low-, mid-, and high-rise communities, principally on land it develops and improves. The Company operates its own architectural, engineering, mortgage, title, land development and land sale, golf course development and management, home security, and landscape subsidiaries. The Company also operates its own lumber distribution, and house component assembly and manufacturing operations. The Company acquires and develops commercial properties through Toll Commercial and its affiliate, Toll Brothers Realty Trust, and purchases distressed loan and real estate asset portfolios through its wholly owned subsidiary, Gibraltar Capital and Asset Management. The Company acquires and develops commercial and apartment properties through Toll Commercial and Toll Apartment Living, and the affiliated Toll Brothers Realty Trust, and develops urban low-, mid-, and high-rise for-sale condominiums through Toll Brothers City Living.

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*Toll Brothers received the highest numerical score in the United States in the proprietary Lifestory Research 2015 America’s Most Trusted™ Home Builder study. Study based on 43,200 new home shoppers in 27 markets. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed between January and December 2014.