David S. Hathaway CEO

David S. Hathaway
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After graduating from Valdosta State University, with a BS in Economics in 1970, Mr. Hathaway worked for Liberty Savings Bank (now BB&T) where he was instrumental in taking their Savings and Loan entity public. As Senior Vice President, he was responsible for the management of permanent, construction and commercial lending.
During his tenure at Liberty Savings (1974-1985), Mr. Hathaway served as President of a wholly owned subsidiary, Liberty Properties, Inc., a development corporation where he oversaw the development of residential units, lots, condominiums and commercial properties. While serving as president of the holding company, he also served as executive Vice President at Pine State Securities, a wholly owned mortgage company.
In 1985, Mr. Hathaway started Hawk Hill Development, developing and building more than 500 single-family homes. It was the experience constructing single-family homes that led to multi-family development.
In 1988, he founded Hathaway and was joined by Trip Walden shortly thereafter. As an owner, developer and general contractor, he has built single-family residential subdivisions, multi-family residential apartment complexes, condos and commercial properties. Since its inception, Hathaway has developed and constructed more than 500 residential building lots, over 300 homes, and more than 12,000 apartment units, in addition to various commercial properties.
Mr. Hathaway is a member of the Georgia Apartment Association and the Atlanta Apartment Association. He is also a Leadership Macon graduate (1978) and has served on the Board of Directors for the Macon Home Builders Association (1988). He is a member of Idle Hour Country Club in Macon, Ga.
David holds a Bachelors of Science from Valdosta State University in Economics and a graduate degree from Indiana University.