McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. Adds Shaun Sleeth as Senior Vice President of Northern Pacific Region

Roseville, Calif. (Mar. 19, 2019) – McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. (McCarthy), a national design-build general contractor, is pleased to announce the addition of Shaun Sleeth as Senior Vice President of the Northern Pacific Region and Business Unit Leader of the Roseville office, where he is based. Sleeth most recently served as Director of Business Development of McCarthy’s Southern California Region.

“Throughout his 15-year career with McCarthy, Shaun has demonstrated strong leadership and developed an illustrious reputation as a professional that strategically and intelligently achieves the best possible outcome for our clients and our company,” said Rich Henry, President of the McCarthy’s Northern Pacific Region. “His transition to the Northern Pacific Region further demonstrates his commitment to our ‘One Company’ approach, and we’re thrilled to have him on board in Roseville.”

In his new position, Sleeth is focused on understanding client project goals, ensuring the proper allocation of resources and identifying innovative solutions for efficiency and productivity. A veteran of the construction industry, Sleeth is a well-versed practitioner of the modalities of Lean Construction and Integrated Project Delivery. This approach integrates people, systems, business structures and practices into a process that collaboratively harnesses the talents and insights of all participants to optimize project results, increase value to the owner, reduce waste, and maximize efficiency through all phases of design, fabrication and construction. To ensure the delivery of projects of the best quality and value, Sleeth emphasizes the use of modular construction solutions and other innovative techniques as foundational elements in his approach to client service.

“Building impactful projects and shaping the landscape to best serve the communities in which we live has always been what drives me, and that philosophy is very much in alignment with our Roseville team,” said Sleeth. “I look forward to further elevating McCarthy’s reputation in the region as a go-to trusted partner that delivers projects of the highest caliber to ensure ultimate success for our clients and their goals.”

During his tenure, Sleeth has skillfully managed several high-profile mega projects, including the St. Joseph Hospital Patient Care Center, the Mission Hospital Acute Care Tower and the St. Jude Medical Center Northwest Tower, which received the 2016 “Excellence in Teaming” award from the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA), the authoritative trade association dedicated to teaching and promoting best practices in design-build. Since 2015, Sleeth has served as the chair of the Lean Construction Institute’s Los Angeles chapter. He earned his B.A. in Construction Management from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.

About McCarthy

McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. is the oldest privately held national construction company in the country – with more than 150 years spent collaborating with partners to solve complex building challenges on behalf of its clients. With an unrelenting focus on safety and a comprehensive quality program that span all phases of every project, McCarthy utilizes industry-leading design phase and construction techniques combined with value-add technology to maximize outcomes. Repeatedly honored as a Best Place to Work and Healthiest Employer, McCarthy is ranked the 14th largest domestic general contractor (Engineering News-Record, May 2018). With approximately 3,700 salaried employees and craft professionals, the firm has offices in St. Louis, Atlanta; Collinsville, Ill.; Portage, Ind.; Kansas City, Kan.; Omaha, Neb.; Phoenix; Las Vegas; Denver; Dallas, Houston; Albuquerque; and San Diego, Newport Beach, San Francisco, San Jose and Sacramento, Calif. McCarthy is 100 percent employee owned. More information about the company is available online at

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