Burke Construction Group, Inc. Announces the addition of Breann Henderson as a Project Manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

LAS VEGAS, MAY 2019 – Burke Construction Group is pleased to announce the addition of Breann Henderson in the capacity of Project Manager. Breann attended Columbia Southern University in Alabama where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety and Health and since then she has had a career in construction spanning over 10 years.

Breann brings with her a diverse skill set, including an exceptional background in safety. Her understanding of the importance of Burke employees and trade partners personal safety and health makes her an outstanding asset to the Burke Safety Committee. As an OSHA 502 and 510 Certified Instructor, she provides top level support and commitment to our safety programs and procedures.

Prior to Burke, Breann was a Senior Project Engineer at Bernards where she worked on the Chemehuevi Indian Tribe Havasu Landing Hotel and Casino in Havasu Lake, California. Breann also has project experience in office, food service, retail, entertainment and multi-family.

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For more information, please contact Jaskinder Aujla, Marketing Coordinator at (702) 367-1040 x300 or marketing@burkecgi.com.

About Burke Construction Group – Building Client Visions since 1984 – Burke Construction Group is an award-winning general contracting firm headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada with regional offices located in North Dakota. Licensed / registered in 26 states, Uniquely positioned to meet the demands of a geographically diverse marketplace, Burke provides comprehensive preconstruction, construction management, LEED® and sustainable building under a variety of project delivery methods, Affording customized solutions and support to our clients and partners, Burke Construction Group handles both public and private projects throughout various market sectors – including: Educational, Cultural & Religious, Federal/Public Works, Financial, Healthcare, Hospitality/Entertainment, Mission Critical/ Redundant Systems, Office/Industrial, Remote Sites, Retail, Senior Care/Affordable Living/Multi-family, and Tenant Improvements.  For more information, please visit www.burkecgi.com.

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Burke Announces the Addition of Stefanie Fassbender as Virtual Design and Construction Manager

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LAS VEGAS, APRIL 2019 – Burke Construction Group is pleased to announce the addition of Stefanie Fassbender in the capacity of Virtual Design and Construction Manager. Stefanie attended the University of Wisconsin, Madison where she received her Master of Science in Civil Engineering with a specialization in Construction Engineering and Management.

Seeing the tremendous value that Virtual Design and Construction (VD&C) has in the future of the construction industry, Burke has continued to invest in this innovative department. As the Manager of VD&C, Stefanie is responsible for creating a multi-dimensional digital representation of projects, which will be accomplished by providing clash detections, model coordination and construction sequencing. The VD&C department will be able to give clients, architects and contractors more insight into the project through renderings, animations and virtual walk-throughs of the space. Additionally, this department will continue to explore new technologies that will give Burke a competitive edge while showing clients a better visual representation of the concept throughout the lifecycle of a project. With these cutting-edge technologies and continued expansion, we are capable of early detection, saving time and lowering costs for our clients as well as improving jobsite safety and project team coordination across all projects.

Burke Construction Group is excited about this new chapter and to be at the forefront of this cutting-edge technology.

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For more information, please contact Gitana Cafasso, Marketing Coordinator at (702) 367-1040 x300 or marketing@burkecgi.com.

About Burke Construction Group – Building Client Visions since 1984 – Burke Construction Group is an award-winning general contracting firm headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada with regional offices located in North Dakota. Licensed / registered in 26 states, Uniquely positioned to meet the demands of a geographically diverse marketplace, Burke provides comprehensive preconstruction, construction management, LEED® and sustainable building under a variety of project delivery methods, Affording customized solutions and support to our clients and partners, Burke Construction Group handles both public and private projects throughout various market sectors – including: Educational, Cultural & Religious, Federal/Public Works, Financial, Healthcare, Hospitality/Entertainment, Mission Critical/ Redundant Systems, Office/Industrial, Remote Sites, Retail, Senior Care/Affordable Living/Multi-family, and Tenant Improvements.  For more information, please visit www.burkecgi.com.

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Burke President & CEO, Kevin Burke, Appointed as a Kansas State Alumni Fellow for the College of Engineering

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Burke Construction Group, Inc. Announces the Appointment of President & CEO, Kevin Burke as a Kansas State Alumni Fellow for the College of Engineering.

LAS VEGAS, April 12, 2019 – Burke Construction Group is pleased to announce the recent appointment of President & CEO, Kevin E. Burke as a Kansas State Alumni Fellow for the College of Engineering. The College of Engineering enrolls over 4,100 students into 8 academic departments and 11 undergraduate degree programs.

Every year since 1983 the Kansas State Alumni Association recognizes alumni who have distinguished themselves in their careers. With approximately 187,000 living graduates, this recognition is a special way of honoring alumni’s many contributions to their profession and the university. The 317 Kansas State Alumni Fellows are chosen by each college to return as distinguished guests, mentors, friends and counselors. This special appointment will give Kevin the opportunity to share his professional expertise with students as well as faculty in classroom and informal settings.

 

Image (Left to Right): General Richard Myers (President of Kansas State University), Kevin Burke (President & CEO of Burke Construction Group) and Dean Darren Dawson (Dean of College of Engineering at Kansas State University)

 

Kevin Burke earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering with a minor in business management from Kansas State University.  Since joining Burke Construction Group in 1989, Mr. Burke has held various leadership positions within the organization, culminating into his appointment as President & CEO in 2001. Kevin was twice appointed by the governor of Nevada as Chairman of the state’s Contractor’s Board and is currently sitting on the Nevada Contractors Association (NCA) board. Additionally, Mr. Burke also continues to play a key role in some of the construction industry’s most distinguished organizations, including National Association of Industrial and Office Parks (NAIOP), Henderson Chamber of Commerce (HCC), Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA), Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Young President’s Organization (YPO) Gold. In addition to the large role Kevin plays within the industry, he is also very focused on giving back to the community through charities and volunteering opportunities, especially in the Southern Nevada region.

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For more information, please contact Jaskinder Aujla with Burke Construction Group at (702) 522-2013 or marketing@burkecgi.com.

About Burke Construction Group – Building Client Visions since 1984 – Burke Construction Group is an award-winning general contracting firm headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada with regional offices located in North Dakota. Licensed / registered in 26 states, Uniquely positioned to meet the demands of a geographically diverse marketplace, Burke provides comprehensive preconstruction, construction management, LEED® and sustainable building under a variety of project delivery methods, Affording customized solutions and support to our clients and partners, Burke Construction Group handles both public and private projects throughout various market sectors – including: Educational, Cultural & Religious, Federal/Public Works, Financial, Healthcare, Hospitality/Entertainment, Mission Critical/ Redundant Systems, Office/Industrial, Remote Sites, Retail, Senior Care/Affordable Living/Multi-family, and Tenant Improvements.  For more information, please visit www.burkecgi.com.

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