Our mission is to complete every job on time, on budget and to exceed our client’s expectations. We believe that the process of the construction of a new custom home should be a pleasurable experience for our clients; from the first phone call to the finished product we are committed to excellence.
Bruce Pasquarella – Founder & President – American Eagle Builders
Founder & President Bruce Pasquarella is a Clemson graduate with over 32 years experience in construction both as a tradesman and as a project manager for multimillion dollar commercial & residential projects. After many years of serving in various roles on the Board of Directors for the Home Builders Association of Greenville, SC, Bruce was named President for the 2009 term.
Ask Bruce Pasquarella what distinguishes American Eagle Builders from other high-end custom home builders across Upstate SC, and he doesn’t hesitate – “I’m a hands-on builder,” the Pennsylvania native says. “Our project management team is at the job site each and every day. We work hard at building good, lasting relationships with clients by delivering a quality project and providing prompt, courteous service, from the design stage through post-occupancy services.”
Contact Bruce PasquarellaEmail: BPasquarella@arhomes.com
Office: 864-879-8081 ext.112
Brandon Eich – Building Company Vice President
Brandon Eich is a 4th generation contractor with 25 years professional experience in the building industry. The early years of his professional career involved managing and self performing construction projects ; growing to become the 3rd largest Custom Builder in the Upstate of South Carolina, based on gross sales, in the mid-2000’s.
Today Brandon is the Building Company Vice President with Arthur Rutenberg Homes—where his experience running a large custom home building company and his understanding of the high end custom home market in South Carolina fulfill his passion for high quality construction and his commitment to exceeding client expectations.
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Office: 864-879-8081, ext. 123
Matthew Bostick – Purchasing Manager
Matthew Bostick is a 1998 Construction Science graduate of Clemson University with 12+ years of experience in commercial and residential construction. At Arthur Rutenburg, Matthew will serve in the role of Purchasing Manager and is responsible for purchasing and estimating. Prior to working with Arthur Rutenburg Homes, Matthew served as the Estimator for Sulaskui & Tinsley in Asheville, NC. He is also a BPI certified Building Analyst, having worked to help clients improve their home’s energy efficiency, comfort, and safety.
Matthew is married to the former Angela Clark and they have a 5 year old daughter, Maddie. He is a member of St. Michael Lutheran Church and enjoys spending time with his family and going to Clemson football games in the fall.
Contact Matthew BostickEmail: MBostick@arhomes.com Phone: 864-879-8081 ext.110
Bob Laudisio – Construction Manager
Bob was raised in Western New York and moved to the upstate in 1995, he has over 25 years experience in residential construction and truly loves the sense of accomplishment he gets from his career he puts his heart into every home he builds as if it was his own.
In his free time Bob enjoys everything outdoors ,and spending time with his 2 daughters and 2 dogs.
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Brad Wolthius – Construction Manager
Brad was raised in Michigan but fell in love with the Upstate while attending Clemson University earning a Construction Science and Management degree. Brad was self-employed for over 20 years building houses in Lexington and then remodeling homes in Clemson.
Brad attends Clemson Presbyterian Church with his wife, Cindy, and his three children. When he is not cheering on his Clemson Tigers, he can be found enjoying skiing, hiking and camping in the mountains of North Carolina and Georgia.
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Dean Sibley – Construction Manager
Dean has over 38 years in Residential Construction building high end custom homes ranging between 500K-3.5M. In 2016, Dean and his family moved from Raleigh, NC to Greenville, SC to become a part of a growing company and build custom homes in the Greenville area.
Dean and his family are owners at New Spring Church Greenvil;e, where he serves as room leader in the 4/5 year old class and serves on the Leadership Team. Dean enjoys playing volleyball, hiking, and spending time with his family.
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Roxanne Kowalski – Assistant Project Manager
Roxanne has over 20 years experience in the residential real estate industry specializing in residential development and new construction. After relocating to Greenville in 1999 from central New York, Roxanne worked for The Cliffs Communities as a Closing Coordinator and watched it grow from three communities to the existing seven. Recently, Roxanne worked for two local builders, Virani Custom Homes and Fairview Builders as Office Manager and Project Controller.
Roxanne has two sons with her husband, Steve, and loves to spend time with her family. She loves to travel, be outdoors and enjoys a good glass of red wine.
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Office: 864-879-8081, ext. 113
Lisa Pace – Accounting & Office Manager
As an Upstate SC native, Lisa is certainly a fan of the area. She enjoys the beautiful lakes and gorgeous mountains, and Greenville’s amazing downtown scene with everything from art, to shopping, and don’t forget the can’t be beat restaurants! Before joining the Arthur Rutenberg team, Lisa spent the last 12 years in a leadership role with a construction business that focused on airfield maintenance at airports on the East Coast.
In addition to her work, Lisa is mom to six kids, three boys and three girls, and has two grandchildren. Time spent with family and friends is her favorite activity!
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Calum MacKenzie – Sales Consultant
Calum uses his more than 20 years of real estate, sales, and customer service experience to assist clients in building their custom home. He is committed to providing clients with the information they need when selecting a custom home builder and making the process easy to understand. Calum holds a Masters degree in Economics, as well as his Masters in Business Administration.
Calum and his wife, Kathleen, have three children, two grandchildren, and when they’re not spending time with their family, you’ll find them out hiking in the foothills of the Upstate.
Contact Calum MacKenzieEmail: CMackenzie@arhomes.com Office: 864-655-7702 Cell: 813-541-4645
Brianna McCluskey – Sales Consultant
Brianna has been making customers happy for almost ten years as a restaurant manager and bartender. After locating to Greenville and falling in love with the city she realized it was time to help others find a similar joy by helping them plant roots here. She joined the Arthur Rutenberg Family with the goal of helping families design their dream home with ease and a smile. She understands that everyone has a different story and loves figuring out how to make sure they all find their happily ever after home.
Brianna received both her BA in English Literature and Masters in Library Science from the University of South Carolina. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her fuzz son Squatch and participating in Crossfit.
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Cell: (803) 671-8851
Jackson Boone – Sales Consultant
Jackson has worked over the past eight years in youth ministry at various churches where he has specialized in guest services. He found his gifts were bet served in developing events, insuring that all guest are given the upmost intentionality as well as providing the most hospitable environment. He has grown up in and around the building industry and is very happy to make his way back to his roots providing a great product and service to all clients.
Jackson is recently married to his wife Adrienne and enjoying their new season of life together. Jackson and Adrienne love being active, walking around downtown Greenville and can always find an excuse to travel!
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Al Fosha – Sales Associate
Al relocated to the upstate with his wife Kathleen and sons Matthew & Ryan in 2015. As a resident of Keowee Key, he became passionate about lake living and all of the natural beauty of the upstate. That passion motivated him to begin his encore career with Arthur Rutenberg homes, where he enjoys helping others live their dream.
Prior to real estate, Al was with Assurant, Inc, a specialty insurance company, where he retired after a successful 30 year career in sales and executive management.
When Al is not working he enjoys playing golf, pickleball, fishing, and of course, Lake Keowee.
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Betsy Klein – Sales Consultant
Betsy has lived in Asheville and worked in new construction home sales for 18 years. She loves what she does and it shows. She realizes that building a new home is a huge investment in time and resources and she is committed to creating a home that reflects the lifestyle and the wish list of her clients. More of a problem solver that a salesperson, Betsy will ask the questions that will help her understand her clients vision for their new home. She grew up in North Carolina, graduated from Appalachian State University and raised two daughters in Asheville. In her spare time she is a avid tennis player.
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