GILBANE BUILDING COMPANY JOINS BUILDOUT CALIFORNIA TO HELP BREAK THE ‘CONCRETE CEILING’
One of America’s oldest and largest construction management firms joins forces with the world’s first industry association dedicated to the sustainable growth of LGBT owned and certified businesses.
Throughout Gilbane’s 150-year history, the company has been committed to creating opportunity,” said Michael McKelvy, President & CEO, Gilbane Building Company. “We believe that our workforce and our subcontracting partners should reflect the communities that we serve. We are proud to collaborate with BuildOUT California because we know that inclusion and diversity support a robust industry and strong economy.”
Gilbane’s highly structured partnership with BuildOUT California includes the placement of Debi Hertz, Senior Project Manager DBIA, CCM, on the organization’s roster of founders, participation in BuildOUT California’s ground-breaking Mentor/Protégé program and a strong presence in providing technical assistance/training to make LGBT A&E/Construction firms more competitive in the marketplace.