Suffolk Hires Brad Denney as West Region Chief Operating Officer in Northern California to Support Further Growth

Suffolk Hires Brad Denney as West Region Chief Operating Officer in Northern California to Support Further Growth

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Suffolk, one of the nation’s largest and most innovative real estate and construction companies, has hired Brad Denney as chief operating officer for the western region of Northern California. Mr. Denney will oversee the implementation of data, key learnings, best practices and policies to improve performance and increase safety on construction sites on numerous high profile projects Suffolk is undertaking in Northern California. He will also support regional growth initiatives as the company looks to further expand its regional presence in the West.

“Brad brings over 30 years of construction industry experience in business development, project acquisition, pre-construction and construction operations across a diverse portfolio of projects strategically aligned with Suffolk’s objectives in the region,” said Tony Rango, President of Region West of Suffolk . “We have no doubt that Brad’s proven track record as a leader and innovator will strengthen our strong West Coast team.”

Mr Denney joins Suffolk at a crucial time for growth as the company expands its presence not only in the western region but also nationwide. His appointment underscores Suffolk’s efforts to continue recruiting outstanding talent, having recently added a number of industry experts from various sectors to strengthen its leadership team, including:

  • Tim Stroud, who has been appointed as National Chief Operating Officer to strengthen operational leadership at the national level.

  • Karri Novak joined as VP of Project Development to strengthen positioning in the higher-ed sector.

  • Jay Fayette has been hired as President of Florida East Coast, positioning the company for continued growth and success in Florida and the greater Southeast region.

  • David Holland joined the San Diego team as Vice President of Operations and continued to grow the company’s regional footprint as it expanded into new sectors.

  • Alex Barake, hired in the Northern California office as Business Development Director to oversee strategic partnerships and customer development.

Mr. Denney’s work in Suffolk will be instrumental on projects at San Francisco Airport and UCSF, as well as all of our residential, dormitory and commercial work. In his previous position at Webcor, Mr. Denney served as a project manager before serving as vice president based in San Francisco. Notable projects from his work there included the Meta (Facebook) Park Tower and Menlo Park campus, UCSB Bancroft Hall, the California Academy of Sciences, the Mark Hopkins Hotel in San Francisco, and California Memorial Stadium in Berkeley.

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About Suffolk

Suffolk is a national company that invests, innovates and builds. Suffolk is an end-to-end firm that delivers value throughout the project lifecycle utilizing its core construction management services with vertical lines of service including real estate equity investments, design, self-managed construction services, technology start-up investments and innovation research & Development.

Suffolk is a national company with annual sales of $5.0 billion, 2,500 employees and principal offices in Boston (HQ), New York, Miami, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Estero, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Diego . Suffolk serves customers in all major industry sectors including healthcare, science and technology, education, gaming, transport/aerospace, mission critical and commercial. Suffolk is privately held and led by Founder, Chairman and CEO John Fish. Suffolk is ranked 23rd on Engineering News Record’s list of the ‘Top 400 Contractors’. For more information visit and continue to follow Suffolk Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, youtube, and Instagram.

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