April 23, 2021

Construction

DeAngelis Diamond, Naples

DeAngelis Diamond welcomes Senior Project Manager, Adam Milner. In his role, Adam will take leadership in managing the client relationship together with the project resources. With over 12 years of construction experience, Adam has an impressive, diverse portfolio on projects totaling 3.9 million square feet and $1.8 billion. He will be based at the DD Nashville office. Read more »
Published on 3/29/2021

The Collage Companies, Lake Mary

Effective January 20, 2021, Brian Walsh, Founder of The Collage Companies assumed the title of Chairman and CEO and continues to guide the vision and strategic direction for Collage's market expansion. Mr. Walsh will be succeeded by Rob Maphis, who will assume the role of President of The Collage Companies. Rob has served as Executive Vice President since 2016. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2021

Manhattan Construction Company, Tampa

Manhattan Construction Company has promoted Michael Miller to vice president and Scott Heddens to operations manager of its Central Florida region. Based in Tampa, Miller will lead client engagement, preconstruction, and construction services, and Heddens will oversee field operations to ensure building excellence for Manhattan's clients throughout the region. In 2020, Manhattan appointed Melanie Jantschek as director of business development. She is responsible for overseeing new business acquisition and strategic account management. These moves are intended to support Manhattan's growing presence in multiple market sectors throughout Tampa and Central Florida. Read more »
Published on 1/25/2021

Hedrick Brothers Construction, West Palm Beach

Hedrick Brothers Construction announces the promotion of Sean Burnie to Vice President of Preconstruction and Business Development for the Commercial Division. Sean oversees the Estimating, Virtual Design & Construction, Marketing and Business Development teams. He is a board member of the Pompano Beach Chamber of Commerce and a member of Leadership Broward Class XXXIX. Read more »
Published on 1/13/2021

DeAngelis Diamond, Sarasota

John Odom joins national construction management firm, DeAngelis Diamond, as VP of Strategic Development. Based out of the company's Sarasota office, John will serve the Central Florida region from Sarasota to Orlando and be responsible for the implementation of overall business development strategies companywide. Read more »
Published on 1/11/2021

Suffolk, Miami

Suffolk, one of the largest building contractors in Florida, recently promoted Alexis Leal to serve as chief operating officer for its Miami office. In his new role, Leal will be responsible for Suffolk's diverse portfolio of projects throughout Miami-Dade County. He will report directly to Suffolk's regional general manager, Scott Desharnais. Read more »
Published on 12/14/2020

DeAngelis Diamond, Orlando

With 11 years of construction experience in Central Florida, TJ Sellers joins the DeAngelis Diamond team as Division Manager of the company's newest office in Orlando. Orlando will be the company's seventh location and first in Central Florida. The company currently has over $140M under construction in Central Florida with another $100M scheduled to break-ground Q1 2021. Read more »
Published on 12/14/2020

Suffolk, West Palm Beach

Suffolk, one of the largest building contractors in Florida, recently hired Stephen Chang as Chief Operating Officer for its West Palm Beach office. Chang will be responsible for executing the business strategies and ensuring a high level of client service for Suffolk's diverse portfolio of projects in Palm Beach and Broward Counties. Read more »
Published on 11/2/2020

DeAngelis Diamond, Naples

DeAngelis Diamond is pleased to announce that Brett Diamond has become a Partner in the company. Brett launched his professional career with DeAngelis Diamond in 2014 overseeing technology. In the time since, he has begun overseeing the Data & Analytics and Talent departments, before becoming a Partner in October 2020. Read more »
Published on 10/27/2020

RCC Associates, Deerfield Beach, FL

RCC Associates, the premier South Florida-based general contractor, is pleased to announce the promotion of Robyn Raphael-Dynan to President of RCC Associates. In this role, she will oversee the day-to-day operations. Beverly Raphael-Altman will remain as Chairwoman & CEO of the company. Read more »
Published on 10/26/2020

DeAngelis Diamond, Naples

DeAngelis Diamond is pleased to announce the promotion of Jason Smith from Senior Project Manager to Executive Project Manager. Read more »
Published on 10/19/2020

DeAngelis Diamond, Naples

Award-winning, national construction management firm, DeAngelis Diamond, welcomes Senior Project Manager, Jon Bubb. Based at the company's Sarasota office, Jon will monitor project performance to ensure the project is delivered according to the client's expectations. He will take a leadership role in managing the client relationship together with the project resources. Read more »
Published on 10/12/2020

Suffolk, Miami

Suffolk, one of the largest building contractors in Florida, recently hired Scott Desharnais as General Manager for Florida's East Coast. Desharnais will be based out of the company's Miami office and oversee project teams, manage client relationships, and support the region's overall business strategies. He will report directly to regional president Pete Tuffo. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2020

Hedrick Brothers Construction, West Palm Beach

Hedrick Brothers Construction has a new office at 478 North Babcock Street in Melbourne. Brett Strassel, Vice President and Megan Looby, Project & Business Development Manager will focus on the aerospace and general commercial markets. For more than 40 years the company has provided quality-driven construction management services to public and private sector clients. Read more »
Published on 8/24/2020

Mattamy Homes, Orlando

Mattamy Homes is pleased to announce that Keith Bass has been named as the new CEO of Mattamy Homes US. Read more »
Published on 8/24/2020

AR Homes, Clearwater

AR Homes, a franchisor of independently owned custom homebuilding companies, has expanded its leadership team. Read more »
Published on 8/17/2020

KAST Construction, West Palm Beach

KAST Construction is pleased to announce the promotion of Adam Fortner to Senior Planner. Adam grew up in the construction business, served his country as a soldier in the US Army and got his degree from Florida State. Adam earned one of only 10 CM-Lean certificates issued in the state, and he has used these techniques with great success as a superintendent with KAST. Read more »
Published on 7/13/2020

Moss Construction, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Moss Construction is pleased to announce that Scott Moss, one of the company's founders and a 30-year veteran of the construction industry, has been named Chief Executive Officer. Scott takes over for his father, Bob, who stepped down as CEO and will serve as Chairman and Founder. Moss is ranked by Engineering News-Record as one of the nation's top 75 general contractors. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2020

KAST Construction, West Palm Beach

Congratulations to Dennis Seslar on his promotion to Project Executive! Dennis joined KAST Construction 5 years ago and in his 23-year career in construction, has consistently demonstrated exceptional situational awareness and a tremendous sense of urgency. Dennis earned his MBA from the University of Tampa, and he is a licensed general contractor. Read more »
Published on 6/22/2020

DeAngelis Diamond, Sarasota

DeAngelis Diamond (DD), an award-winning, national construction management firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Scott Beck as Division Manager of the Sarasota market. Scott joins DD with 15 years of construction experience. In his role as Division Manager, Scott is responsible for project oversight of all assigned projects from the project sale to completion. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2020

DeAngelis Diamond, Naples

Melissa McBride has joined DeAngelis Diamond, an award-winning, national construction management firm, as Senior Estimator. Melissa joins DeAngelis Diamond with an extensive 23-year background in Preconstruction and Estimating. Based out of the company's Sarasota office, she will be responsible for various preconstruction activities and developing comprehensive estimates. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2020

KAST Construction, West Palm Beach

KAST Construction, one of the largest privately held general construction companies in the Southeast US, announced that Sean Ouellette has been promoted to Senior Vice President and Division Manager for its Tampa Business Unit. Sean will assume the leadership role for KAST's Tampa Division which is responsible for KAST's activities in Southwest and Central Florida. Read more »
Published on 3/3/2020

Williams Company, Orlando and Tampa

Bob Lipscomb, a 33-year company veteran, advanced from Chief Executive Officer to Chairman. He joined Williams Company as a Project Manager in 1988 and has been at the core of developing the overall company culture and performance standards with a special focus on service to our clients and business partners alike. He is a voracious reader and is constantly striving to improve not only the company's performance, but also the performance of his entire team. His long-term vision and leadership enabled a successful transition from private ownership by implementing a succession plan which ultimately led Williams Company to become a 100% Employee Owned company. He is a graduate of the University of Florida's School of Building Construction. Read more »
Published on 2/17/2020

Williams Company, Orlando and Tampa

Taylor Huddleston has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer, having previously served as President. A 20-year company veteran, Huddleston began his career at Williams Company in 2000 as a Preconstruction Manager and later served as Director of Preconstruction, Vice President and Executive Vice President. With a special knack for analytical reasoning, Huddleston excelled in leading the daily operation of the company and was responsible for company structure, long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies. Huddleston is a graduate of the University of Florida's School of Building Construction. Read more »
Published on 2/17/2020

Williams Company, Orlando and Tampa

Chris Rollins has been promoted to President from his prior role as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. A 26-year company veteran, Rollins joined Williams Company as a Project Engineer in 1994 where he rose through the ranks to become COO responsible for all company construction operations. In his new role as President, he will be entrusted with the daily operation of the company including preconstruction, operations, safety and accounting, as well as long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies. Holding a degree in Construction Science, Rollins is a fifth generation graduate of Texas A&M University. After graduation, Rollins was commissioned in the United States Marine Corps and served in the first Gulf War. Read more »
Published on 2/17/2020

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