JANUARY 14, 2014

Josh Szymanski joins O-A-K as Director of Business Development

(GRAND RAPIDS, MI) – Owen-Ames-Kimball Co. (O-A-K), local professional construction firm, announces the addition of Josh Szymanski as Director of Business Development.

“We are excited to have Josh on board. It was important for us during the search process to find a person that not only possessed the right skill set and experience but also a person who shared our O-A-K values. Josh is the perfect fit for this role and we know his work will have an immediate impact,” said President and CEO, Frank Stanek.

Szymanski will oversee the development of O-A-K’s annual business development plan, identifying market drivers, key tasks and overall execution. Specializing in pre-construction delivery and institutional construction, Szymanski brings 12 years of experience in the Construction Management industry.

“I'm excited to be joining one of the most well-respected and historied construction firms in West Michigan. Owen-Ames-Kimball's team has an outstanding reputation for quality projects and for ensuring that customers are well taken care of. With a strong backlog, a diverse group of repeat clients and a focus on new business, O-A-K continues to grow in the West Michigan market. We're looking forward to a great year in 2014!” commented Szymanski.

Szymanski holds his Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Michigan Technological University and his Master’s in Civil Engineering from Purdue University. He is a registered and licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Michigan and a LEED Accredited Professional.

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