Tuesday, June 18, 2013


New CFO Brings Strong Background and Focus to the HUNT Organization

HUNT Real Estate Corporation is pleased to welcome James C. Heron to their corporate leadership team, as Chief Financial Officer for the organization. Heron brings a strong financial background to HREC, with over 30 years of experience in the areas of accounting, finance and mergers and acquisitions.

“We conducted a nationwide search to fill this key position, and are pleased to have found someone with such impressive credentials right here in Buffalo,” said Peter F. Hunt, Chairman and CEO of HUNT Real Estate Corporation. “Jim’s extensive background and knowledge will be an asset to our leadership team and to the HUNT organization overall,” Hunt continued.

“I'm very excited to join the team at HUNT Real Estate and look forward to helping the company succeed in both the near and long-term future,” said Jim Heron. “HUNT has a very unique company culture, and I look forward to working closely with other members of the company,” Heron continued.

Heron’s duties include overseeing all accounting, finance, budgeting, tax reporting and cash management functions for HUNT Real Estate and its related subsidiaries, preparing financial reports, maintaining outside banking relationships and developing and monitoring systems of internal controls.

Heron is a life long resident of Western New York and currently resides in Amherst, New York. He is a New York State Certified Public Accountant and received a B.S. in Accounting from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He has extensive accounting and finance experience in the financial services and banking industries working for organizations ranging from 200 to over 800 employees.

To contact Jim Heron directly, call (716) 880-1555 or email For 24/7 information about any home for sale via voice, text or mobile web, call the HUNT Hotline at (716) 631-4800. For more information about HUNT Real Estate ERA, visit or find us on Facebook at