- Jan. 13, 2020
-- Thomas Assante was recently promoted to senior project manager for McCarthy Building Companies.
Assante has a decade of experience in the construction industry, and he is currently working on a $215 million major airport concourse construction project.
Assante first started with McCarthy as a project engineer seven years ago on the Phoenix Sky Train project. Over the years, he has been involved with a number of large projects including OdySea Aquarium, airport renovations and upgrades, and a handful of solar projects in Arizona, Colorado and Georgia.
"Thomas has the drive and commitment to successfully tackle complex construction challenges on large projects," said Chris Nickle, executive vice president at McCarthy. "His project team leadership is collaborative with clients and trade partners, and has been instrumental in bringing innovative solutions to projects, enhancing the construction experience and product that McCarthy delivers to the communities we serve. We're proud to have him leading teams in Arizona."
Assante received his bachelor's degree in construction management and business management from Brigham Young University. He serves on the board of directors for the Mesa, Ariz.-based i.d.e.a. Museum and is also involved with East Valley Partnership, Scouts of America and the Support Sky Harbor Coalition.About McCarthy Building Companies
McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. (http://www.mccarthy.com/
) is the oldest privately held national construction company in the country – with more than 150 years spent collaborating with partners to solve complex building challenges on behalf of its clients. With an unrelenting focus on safety and a comprehensive quality program that span all phases of every project, McCarthy utilizes industry-leading design phase and construction techniques combined with value-add technology to maximize outcomes. Repeatedly honored as a Best Place to Work and Healthiest Employer, McCarthy is ranked the 12th largest domestic builder (Engineering News-Record
, May 2019). With approximately 3,700 salaried employees and craft professionals, the firm has offices in St. Louis, Atlanta; Collinsville, Ill.; Kansas City, Kan.; Omaha, Neb.; Phoenix; Las Vegas; Denver; Dallas, Houston; and San Diego, Newport Beach, San Francisco, San Jose and Sacramento, Calif. McCarthy is 100 percent employee owned (http://www.mccarthy.com/about/employee-ownership
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