Reaves Named New Executive Vice President of Construction, Southeast Division

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, announces David Reaves has joined the company as the new Executive Vice President of Construction, Southeast Division, and will be working directly out of the Orlando, Florida office. "David is recognized as a dynamic executive and is known for his leadership skills in overseeing and completing complex, multi-million dollar projects for clients. With his extensive experience in construction and his enthusiasm for success, we continue to build a strong team in the southeast to support our clients in their construction needs. We are looking forward to seeing the impact and breadth of his leadership within our company," said Peter Douglas, President of The Douglas Company. Mr. Reaves brings 38 years of industry experience in both the United States and Internationally to his new leadership position. After graduating from Duke University with a degree in Civil Engineering, he spent his career leading various business units of a leading...

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Peter Douglas Finalist for EY’s 2018 Michigan and Northwest Ohio Entrepreneur of the Year

EY has announced Peter Douglas, President of The Douglas Company, has been named a finalist for the Michigan and Northwest Ohio 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Honorees are recognized for innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities, and are chosen by a panel of independent judges. This is the program's 31st year, which now recognizes leaders in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 27th at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). "To lead in an industry requires innovation and independent thinking and we are constantly pushing the envelope. It is not without risk, but that is what brings industry leading results if these risks are properly assessed and controlled. We are fortunate to have wonderful clients and dedicated, capable professionals, to continue to move our business forward," stated Peter Douglas. Entrepreneur of...

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The Douglas Company, General Contractor, Announced a Number of Internal Promotions That Will Advance the Company’s Strategic Position Within the Market

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, announced a number of internal promotions that will advance the company's strategic position within the market. Through hard work, dedication and demonstration of The Douglas Company Core Values the following individual promotions have been announced: Brian McCarthy from Vice President of Construction to Executive Vice President of Midwest Construction Operations, Drew Rahrig from Senior Project Manager to Vice President of Construction and Andrew Barger and Ryon Barker from Estimating Coordinators to Project Estimators. "The announcement of these promotions highlights our core purpose of contributing to the success of our clients and associates, as well as, our core value of growth of our Associates and business through learning, teamwork, and leadership," said Gayle Ashbridge, Director of People Development with The Douglas Company. Brian McCarthy promoted to Executive Vice President, Midwest Construction Operations. Brian will be responsible for all of the construction operations in the Toledo, Ohio office....

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