February 12, 2008 // Franchising.com // MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. - James M. Weichert, president of Weichert, Realtors®, has announced that Jack Cox has joined the Weichert Family of Companies as senior vice president and chief financial officer.
In this key position, Cox assumes responsibility for the corporate infrastructure of the many Weichert real estate and financial services companies. This includes accounting and finance, legal, information technology and services, and records management. He is also charged with driving the strategic direction for the organization.
"Jack brings an impressive blend of experience, knowledge and vision to our organization," said Weichert. "His demonstrated expertise in executing strategies, overseeing company expansion and supporting revenue growth will aid the Weichert Family of Companies' continued development as one of the nation's leading real estate and financial companies."
Before joining Weichert, Cox served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Dover-based Casio, Inc. In that position, he was responsible for all finance, accounting and operational and administrative functions for both the U.S. and Canadian operations.
Cox holds an advanced degree in Finance as well as being a Certified Public Account (CPA).
Weichert has nearly 18,000 sales associates in more than 500 company-owned and franchised sales offices in key markets throughout the U.S. A family of full-service real estate and financial services companies, Weichert helps customers buy and sell both residential and commercial real estate, and streamlines the delivery of mortgages and home and title insurance. For more information, Weichert's customer service center can be reached at 1-800-USA-SOLD or at Weichert's Web site, www.weichert.com. Each Weichert franchised office is independently owned and operated.