Shoemaker Construction Co. Promotes Maura Hesdon to General Manager
Philadelphia, PA, March 24, 2016 . . . Shoemaker Construction Co., as part of The Butz Family of Companies, is pleased to announce the promotion of Maura Hesdon to General Manager.
Hesdon earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Arcadia University and joined Shoemaker in 1999 as a project engineer. She is currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Construction Management with a concentration in Real Estate at Drexel University. She also took on the roles of Project Manager, Senior Project Manager and Project Executive before being promoted to General Manager.
Hesdon is a USGBC LEED® Accredited Professional, a member of the Construction Management Association of America and serves on the Construction Leadership Council Steering Committee for the Associated General Contractors of America, and board of directors for the General Building Contractors Association.
"Maura's dedication, industry knowledge, enthusiasm and management skills are invaluable to our organization," said Greg L. Butz, President & CEO of Alvin H. Butz, Inc. "She has consistently demonstrated the ability to exceed the expectations of our clients and has earned this promotion."
During her 17 year career at Shoemaker, Hesdon has managed more than 30 projects for numerous clients including, Amtrak, Mastery Charter Schools, Oliver Tyrone Pulver Corp., Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia Housing Authority, Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust, Temple University, and Villanova University.
As General Manager, Hesdon will be responsible for ensuring overall project success and customer satisfaction. Her role will be to facilitate teamwork between all disciplines of the project team and serve as the Owner's executive level contact with Shoemaker. She will help shape Shoemaker's vision as an industry leader.
"I look forward to working closely with our clients to ensure their project visions are achieved efficiently while collaborating with our staff as the Shoemaker team grows. Part of my goal will be to increase our involvement in the Philadelphia communities and work with colleagues to proactively increase economic opportunities for Philadelphia residents in the construction industry," said Hesdon.
ABOUT SHOEMAKER CONSTRUCTION CO. AND THE BUTZ FAMILY OF COMPANIES: The Butz Family of Companies, consisting of Alexander Building Construction Co., Alvin H. Butz, Inc. and Shoemaker Construction Co., provides exceptional, comprehensive construction management and design/build services, led by a strong commitment to complete customer satisfaction with special attention to safety, quality and value. The firm possesses significant experience in the construction of healthcare facilities, colleges/universities, corporate office buildings, manufacturing facilities, sports and entertainment venues, government buildings, parking garages, K-12 schools and retail buildings serving Pennsylvania, New Jersey and northern Delaware.