As one of the largest production builders in the United States, NVR, Inc. sells homes under the brands of
· Building 9,000 ENERGY STAR certified homes, for more than 23,000 certified homes since 1997.
· Working closely with its Home Energy Rater to train architects, HVAC specialists, and other construction staff on ENERGY STAR specification changes.
· Providing training to construction staff across all divisions through online webinars, internal resources available through its intranet, and onsite training.
· Incorporating ENERGY STAR messaging and logos into websites, community signage, advertising, and model home displays to convey the economic and comfort benefits of certified homes to potential homebuyers--garnering more than 100,000,000 impressions from print advertising alone.
· Creating innovative tools to train sales and marketing staff on the company's building practices through classroom, field, and self-guided courses. New tools were rolled out to 500 employees attending the 2011 National Sales Meeting.