KBE Welcomes Five New Hires

COLUMBIA, Md., Sept. 25, 2012 — KBE Building Corporation has welcomed five new hires to its staff. All are working in KBE’s Mid-Atlantic office, located in Columbia, Maryland.

Gary Price joins KBE as a Superintendent. Previously, he had worked as a Senior and General Superintendent for Barton Malow Company, as well as a Project Superintendent for Turner Construction and Gilbane Building Company. He was enlisted in the U.S. Army from 1971-1978 and has worked in the construction industry for over thirty years.  

Ryan Jabs joins KBE as a Project Engineer. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from Roger Williams University in Rhode Island and has previously worked as an Estimating Intern, Project Engineer, and Project Manager intern for U.W. Marx Construction, as well as a Junior Draftsman for Stinemire Engineering.  

Michelle Strickland joins KBE as a Junior Estimator. She is currently attending Old Dominion University for a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology. Previously, she worked as a Sales Associate for Pottery Barn.  

Marie Nathan joins KBE as a Project Engineer. She graduated from Morgan State University with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture & Environmental Design and is currently pursuing a program at the University of Maryland University College where she will earn a dual Masters in Project Management and Business Administration. Previously, she had worked as a Project Assistant and Project Engineer for Banks Contracting, Inc.  

Rosalia Marques joins KBE as a Project Engineer. Previously, she has worked as an Assistant Project Manager for Itek Construction and Consulting, Inc., an Estimator for David Allen Company, Inc., a Project Manager for M&C Construtora, and as an Engineer for João Bosco Projetos Estruturais and Vega Construtora Ltda. She graduated from Universidade Católica in Brazil with a Bachelor of Arts in Civil Engineering and from Montgomery College in Maryland with an Associate Degree in Construction Management.

About KBE Building Corporation

Regionally located in Farmington, Conn., and Columbia, Md., KBE Building Corporation is a full-service, single-source commercial construction company strategically positioned to serve the Eastern and Mid-Atlantic U.S. Founded in 1959 and incorporated in 1966, the firm provides preconstruction, construction management, design-build, and general contracting services to clients in the educational, senior living, federal, corporate, hospitality, health care, institutional, and retail markets. KBE has managed more than $2.5 billion in construction volume over the last decade and is ranked among Engineering News-Record magazine’s top 400 construction companies nationally.

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