San Diego, CA, May 01, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Balfour Beatty Construction announced the appointment of Cecilia Kucharski as director of business development for the company’s Southwest Division. As part of her senior management role, Kucharski will lead the division’s efforts in identifying and pursuing new business opportunities within all San Diego vertical market sectors including multi-family residential, hospitality, commercial, healthcare, education, military, criminal justice, and government.
“With more than 17 years in the industry and a background in operations, preconstruction, estimating, scheduling, marketing, and business development, Cecilia is an outstanding addition to our team,” said Brian Cahill, division president for Balfour Beatty Construction in the Southwest. “She will play a key role in our continued growth throughout the region.”
Most recently, Kucharski served as preconstruction director for Webcor Builders where she was responsible for estimating, preconstruction, and business development. Prior to that, she oversaw projects for both Webcor Builders and DPR Construction where she successfully performed preconstruction and construction management for projects of varying types in the public and private markets.
Kucharski is actively involved in industry organizations including the Downtown San Diego Partnership and the Urban Land Institute of San Diego/Tijuana. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Engineering and Management from Purdue University and is also a certified LEED Accredited Professional.
About Balfour Beatty Construction
An industry leader for more than 80 years, Balfour Beatty Construction provides general contracting, at-risk construction management, and design-build services for a wide variety of markets, serving clients in both the public and private sector. With more than 2,400 employees across the U.S., the company has been cited as a Top 10 Green Builder by Engineering News-Record, and as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For® by FORTUNE magazine, four years in a row. The company is part of London-based Balfour Beatty plc, a global infrastructure services business operating in more than 80 countries, with a worldwide commitment to providing assets that help societies function, develop, and thrive. To learn more about the company, visit www.balfourbeattyus.com or look for BalfourBeattyUS on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.