JE Dunn Construction Promotes Charlie Slattery to Project Manager
JE Dunn Construction has announced the recent promotion of Charlie Slattery to Project Manager. A graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder, Slattery spent his entire 16-year career at JE Dunn where he completed notable projects throughout Colorado in markets including higher education, life sciences, data centers and mixed use.
Slattery previously served as a Senior Project Manager, most recently at the University of Colorado Anschutz Health Sciences Building (AHSB) Medical Campus located in Aurora, Colorado. The 394,419 square foot, 7-story clinical, research and teaching building adds to the long list of complex constructions on Slattery’s resume. Throughout his career, Slattery has demonstrated consistent leadership and poise in challenging projects, which has allowed him to continue to be successful in his new role.
As a member of JE Dunn’s leadership team, Slattery will continue to have a significant impact on operational excellence at project sites. Slattery is passionate about developing the next generation of construction leaders and supports a number of training and development programs at JE Dunn, including the Project Engineers Peer Group.
A Colorado native, Slattery actively supports the community he builds in, most recently volunteering for the Denver Parks and Recreation Association during National Volunteer Week.
Taylor Kohrs hires Tony Perdue as senior project manager
Taylor Kohrs, a general contractor based in Colorado for nearly 40 years, announced that he recently hired Tony Perdue as a senior project manager. Perdue brings Taylor Kohrs more than two decades of experience in the construction industry, including managing design-build projects.
In his role as Senior Project Manager at Taylor Kohrs, Perdue manages projects – including the education, multi-family and commercial sectors – from concept design through GMP development, final close and warranty. He ensures superintendents, project managers, and engineers have a clear path to complete their work, and he leads preconstruction teams to resolve design and constructability issues and meet schedules.
“Tony’s extensive experience in the construction industry is a tremendous asset to our Taylor Kohrs team,” said Scott Heasty, Vice President of Operations, Taylor Kohrs. “He is an accomplished top construction professional and has already started work on key projects.”
Perdue earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Colorado. He is a Certified Class A IBC General Contractor and Commercial B Contractor Supervisor for the City and County of Denver. Perdue is also OSHA 30 certified.
Confluent Development Announces VP Promotions and Welcomes New Team Members
Confluent Development, a Denver-based real estate investment and development firm, announced the promotion of H McNeish to Vice President of Land Use Rights and Matt Derrick to Vice President of Development at Confluent Senior Living. As the company evolves, it invests in the continued growth of its team and welcomes two new hires to support a solid structure for the expansion of its main real estate development platforms.
Drawing on over 25 years of experience in land use and real estate development and 10 years leading the land use team at Confluent, H Mc NeishVice President of Land Use Rights, skillfully led multidisciplinary project teams to create development plans and obtain rights approvals for nearly 14 million square feet of office, retail, industrial, mixed-use, multi-family, senior and masters residences -planned development in 23 states.
Under McNeish’s leadership, the land use team has successfully licensed nearly every project in the company’s $2 billion development history, solidifying Confluent’s reputation as a developer that works predictably in complex land use opportunities. As the landscape surrounding planning approvals rapidly evolves, McNeish’s guidance and vision will inform the company’s future strategies, including the adoption of core solutions and technologies that further enhance and document active community engagement. .
Confluent Senior Living continues to expand its footprint nationwide, investing heavily in its ability to create healthy spaces for seniors and staff. To support the dynamic growth of this business segment, matt derrickformer Senior Director of Development, will assume the role of Vice President of Development at Confluent Senior Living.
Over the past six years, Derrick has been instrumental in the growth and delivery of the Confluent Senior Housing pipeline, ensuring projects receive rights and approvals and construction is on schedule and on budget. In this role, Derrick will work closely with Confluent Senior Living President John Reinsma in identifying, pursuing and acquiring sites in new and existing markets, nationwide, for future development. . In addition to his development work, Matt was elected to the Future Leaders Council with the senior housing industry’s preeminent organization, The National Investment Center.
As Confluent focuses on specialization in its core asset classes within its core business divisions, it plans to build a well-rounded team structure to execute commercial, mixed-use, retail projects , senior housing, industrial and custom and complex offices. The company welcomes two directors of development to support the company’s overall growth strategy: Cadie Crean and Mia Maestas.
Cadie Crean is director of development leading Confluent’s industrial and office development platforms. Cadie has over 10 years of experience in institutional real estate, most recently at Bow River Capital where she served as vice president of the company’s real estate group and was responsible for originating, structuring and management of real estate investments within the company’s portfolios. His experience at Bow River and prior firms such as EverWest Real Estate Investors and AEW Capital Management included a focus on office, industrial and retail assets in multiple markets across the Mountain West and East Coast. .
Mia Maestas joins the Confluent Senior Living division as Director of Development who will work closely with other team members to maintain organization and alignment during this period of growth. Drawing on her experience in real estate in the healthcare sector, Maestas joins the real estate management team of the NexCore group, where she most recently served as an operations analyst for the production of reports and analyses. financial, asset management and data analytics, including ESG for their medical practice. Construction portfolio.
“As we continue to expand our diverse offerings, Confluent is bringing together the best team possible to deliver unparalleled real estate solutions,” said Celeste Tanner, president of Confluent Commercial. “Our team is already very effective in their disciplines, and the addition of Cadie and Mia will further strengthen our ability to deliver the best results at every stage of the development process. We are committed to improving our communities at certain points in the cycle and we will continue to invest in the most talented specialists who can meet the needs of the current and projected real estate development market. »