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Robert W. Baird and
Co.'s Stephen Ellsworth
Recognized as Top
Retirement Plan Advisors
Stephen Ellsworth, Vice
President, Senior Qualified
Plan Consultant with
Robert W. Baird and Co.,
has been recognized by the
Financial Times in its inaugural
ranking of "The FT 401 (k) Top
Retirement Plan Advisors."
The 2015 edition was published on May 28
and recognizes the top 401(k) Retirement
Plan advisors in the United States. To receive
the ranking, financial advisors are evaluated
using criteria such as assets under management, compliance record, experience
Stephen Ellsworth and his team have served as
the financial advisors since the formations of the
AGC Southwest Chapters plan in early 2010.
Gilbane Building Company Promotes
Lisa Martin and Freddie Bustillo
Gilbane Building Company announced the recent promotions of two employees in the Houston office.
Lisa Martin, Global Sales and Services Director has been
named Vice President. Based in Houston, Martin currently leads
Gilbane's companywide sales and marketing efforts, as well as
the innovation services group. Martin has been with Gilbane for
more than 16 years and has served in various capacities, including a successful role in sales support and business development
for the Southwest region. In her current role, she oversees more
than 35 sales services and innovation group staff members.
Freddie T. Bustillo has been named a vice president of the
company. Bustillo began his built environment career in 1981
working for regional general contractors and a national consulting engineering firm before joining Gilbane in 1994. With his
strong Texas network, he has worked in multiple office locations within the Gilbane organization. His market sector areas
of expertise include education, general public and healthcare.
"This is a great reflection of the more than 17 years of market
leadership Freddie has had with our team. We are happy that
he has embraced this opportunity," said Dan Gilbane, Regional Manager.
Cadence McShane Construction
Company Selects Colby Rose to
Lead Houston Office
Cadence McShane Construction Company
has selected Colby Rose as Vice President of
its Houston office. Rose is responsible for the
management of the firm's project personnel
and support teams, the development and
expansion of new business opportunities, and
the strategic planning and execution of the
firm's growth within its key market sectors.
Rose joined the company in 2008 and recently relocated from
Dallas to oversee the firm's growth.
TBB's Van Arsdale Selected
for Comptroller's Business
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar has
selected Corbin Van Arsdale of AGC
Texas Building Branch (TBB) to be
a member of Hegar's business group
that will help develop state tax policy.
Van Arsdale, Vice President and General
Counsel for Texas Building Branch, was
officially chosen for the advisory group in
early summer and attended its first meeting June 30 in Austin.
Cherry Companies Announces
New Divisional Manager
Wesley Guidry, Cherry Companies Vice
President of Portable Concrete and Asphalt
Recycling, announced the promotion of
Patrick Bridges to Divisional Manager.
Bridges has been with Cherry for five years
and has served in a number of roles that
began as a heavy equipment operator.
"I'm excited to have the opportunity to be
a part of the progress of my division and Cherry Companies as a
whole," said Bridges. "Success is about loving what you do and
taking pride in your craft."
Stan Marek Inducted into Texas A & M
Constructor Hall of Fame
On April 9, Stan Marek, CEO of Marek
Brothers Systems, Inc., was inducted
into Texas A & M University's Constructor
Hall of Fame. Each year, the Construction
Industry Advisory Council selects an individual from the industry who has distinguished himself/herself in the industry and who has been a supporter
of the Construction Science program. Pat Kiley, Principal, Kiley Advisors,
LLC, presented the award and described Marek as "The very best of
what it means to be a builder, a leader, an Aggie and a humanitarian."
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Cornerstone - Fall 2015
From the Chairman of the Board, Bill Scott, III
From the President/CEO, Jerry Nevlud
Big Money for Contractors and Other Victories for the Commercial Construction Industry
Best Practices: Look Before You Leap – HR Advice on Knowing the Whole Story
In Memoriam: Remembering AGC Houston Members
Midyear Meeting Recognizes Excellence in Safety
AGC Houston Members Recognized at Texas Building Branch 2015 Convention
Committed to Safety
C3 Hosts Town Hall Meeting for Specialty Contractors
Index of Advertisers/Advertiser.com
Cornerstone - Fall 2015