Christman Appoints Doug Peters as President of Christman Constructors, Inc.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Posted by: Eric Dimoff
For Immediate Release
January 12, 2016
For more information, please contact:
Angela Bailey, 517-374-0817
Lansing, Mich. — The Christman Company has announced the recent promotion of Douglas J. Peters, former Executive Vice President of Christman Constructors, Inc. (CCI) – Christman’s self-perform affiliate – to President of CCI. “Doug has increasingly played a crucial and significant role in CCI’s continued growth and success,” said Christman CEO Steve Roznowski. “His technical expertise, particularly in concrete construction, is nationally recognized and sought after across the industry, his dedication and commitment to excellence are second to none, and his ‘Team First’ leadership style delivers a level of collaboration that ensures success for all.”
Bringing 24 years of construction experience (15 with Christman), Peters oversees all operations for CCI, providing general direction for all of the projects performed, including overall safety leadership, blending his extensive technical expertise as a licensed professional engineer with a strong management background. Peters is an expert in concrete construction with a specialty in mass concrete and is a member of the American Society of Concrete Contractors Safety and Risk Management Council and is an Associate Member of the American Concrete Institute (ACI) Committee 207 - Mass Concrete and ACI Committee 347 - Formwork. Peters also served four years with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as a commissioned officer. He is an alumnus of both Michigan State University and Northwestern University and is a licensed Professional Engineer in Michigan and Virginia.
In his new role, Peters replaces outgoing CCI president Mike Kettlewell, who will continue to serve Christman in an advisory capacity in the role of Executive Vice President for parent company Christman Enterprises, Inc. as well as on Christman’s Executive Committee and Board of Directors.
The Christman Company, founded in 1894, has grown to become one of the country’s leading professional construction services firms. In conjunction with its affiliates Christman Capital Development Company, Christman Constructors, Inc. and Rentenbach Constructors, Inc., the company’s services include construction management, general contracting, design/build, real estate development, facilities planning and consulting, and self-perform skilled trades specializing in commercial concrete and carpentry. Christman is ranked 111 in the current Engineering News-Record (ENR) 400 list of top contractors nationally.
Christman is currently managing a vast array of projects throughout the country in several key market sectors, including historic preservation, healthcare, educational, office, science and technology, industrial, and power. The company has offices in Lansing, Grand Rapids, and Detroit, MI; Knoxville and Chattanooga, TN; Greensboro, NC; Augusta, GA; and Reston, VA. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.christmanco.com.