Regis Contractors Bay Area Hires Chief Operating Officer

Gordon Childress

San Mateo, CA – July 20, 2015 – Gordon Childress joins Regis Contractors Bay Area (RCBA), in the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer, where he will be responsible for day-to-day operations and financial performance of the business. Boris Orloff, RCBA’s longtime president, will focus on the newly established Pre-Construction Services unit.  RCBA is the general contracting affiliate of Sares Regis Group of Northern California, based in San Mateo, which covers all aspects of Bay Area real estate from development to investment, construction and property management.

“The evolution of RCBA into a pre-construction group and operating company keeps us at the forefront of other progressive companies that have also split these responsibilities,” said Mark Kroll, co-founder and Managing Director of SRGNC.

Gordon Childress
Gordon Childress

“Gordon has a particular passion for team training and professional development, and will be a great resource for our project teams going forward.”  Gordon Childress most recently served as Northern California Division President for Balfour Beatty, an international construction firm.  He has over 23 years of experience in the construction industry, including complex, high-density residential projects.  He holds a Bachelor of Science, Building Construction degree from Texas A&M University.

RCBA’s President since 1998, Boris Orloff will lead the company’s effort to build its Preconstruction Services capabilities. He will be responsible for assisting the Residential Development teams with conceptual design, site selection and estimating. He will continue to sit on the firm’s Investment Committee.

Sares Regis Group of Northern California and its affiliates, Regis Homes Bay Area and Regis Contractors Bay Area, are regional companies based in San Mateo, California.  As leading developers and managers of commercial and residential real estate in the western United States, the companies have more than 6.5 million square feet of commercial properties valued at $500 million and over 2,800 residential units under development.  Since its inception, the company has acquired or developed approximately 46 million square feet of commercial properties and 20,000 multifamily and residential housing units. For more information, please visit:

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