Tom Booth of Hardin Construction Company Named to Leadership Raleigh

Raleigh, NC, September 27, 2009 --( Hardin Construction Company LLC ( has announced that Tom Booth, vice president and general manager for Hardin Construction Company’s Raleigh office, has been chosen to participate in Leadership Raleigh. Leadership Raleigh is a program of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, the Triangle’s largest business membership organization. During the nine month program participants will learn about important community issues, develop leadership skills and discover community involvement opportunities. Participants are selected by a committee that reviews all applications. The participants include 45 to 50 individuals who have demonstrated leadership abilities and an interest in the community and who represent a broad cross-section of the community.

“It is an honor to be selected for the twenty-fifth Leadership Raleigh class,” said Booth. “This is an incredible program and I am looking forward to developing my leadership skills, becoming more connected in the community and building relationships with fellow participants.”

- Booth, a North Carolina native, is responsible for overall administration and management of construction and pre-construction services at Hardin as well as new business development in North Carolina.

- Hardin has delivered several projects in the Raleigh area, including the RBC Plaza, Durham Bulls Athletic Park, Crabtree Valley Mall renovation and expansion, Durham Marriot at the Civic Center, Sears at Crabtree Valley Mall, Tivoli Systems Building, Hilton Garden Inn Raleigh-Durham Airport, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Information Technology Services Building.

- A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Booth has been with Hardin for more than 12 years and has spent nearly 25 years working in construction.

About Hardin Construction Company:
Founded in 1946, Hardin Construction Company is a leading general contractor and construction manager in the United States and has consistently been in the forefront of its industry for years. With offices in Atlanta, Tampa, Fla., Orlando, Fla., Raleigh, N.C., and Austin, Texas, Hardin Construction provides comprehensive construction services including general construction, construction management, design-build, renovation and furnitures, fixtures and equipment (FF&E) management. A privately-held company, Hardin Construction provides services in markets such as retail, hospitality, residential, office, education, healthcare and public assembly. For more information, visit

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