Skanska Celebrates Six New Team Members in California

Oakland – Skanska USA is growing its operations in the Bay Area and Southern California, recently announcing the hiring of six new team members.

New hires include:
·         Julie Hyson is a marketing manager bringing six years of AEC industry
experience to her new position in Oakland.
·         Queenie Yap will begin her Skanska career as a project manager in San
·         Tyler Hoffman, Guillermo Sanchez and Cesar Lopez were hired as project
engineers in Milpitas.
·         Kat La Chapelle joins as an engineer in Santa Monica. She is participating in Skanska’s Core Competency Training Program that takes some new hires through six position rotations, each six months duration, to teach them about the construction industry.

“With our current work on major projects throughout the state and more in the pipeline, Skanska is continuing to grow with these quality new hires,” said Skanska USA Building Executive Vice President and General Manager Bruce Holms.

Skanska USA Civil Executive Vice President Mike Aparicio added: “Delivering the best service to clients is a top priority and our team is an integral part of that.”

About Skanska
Skanska USA is one of the largest, most financially sound construction and development networks in the country, serving a broad range of industries including healthcare, education, sports, data centers, government, aviation, transportation, power, energy, water/wastewater and commercial. Headquartered in New York with 39 offices across the country, Skanska USA employs more than 8,300 employees committed to sustainable construction and development and an injury-free workplace. Skanska USA Building, which specializes in building construction, and Skanska USA Civil, which focuses on civil infrastructure, generated $5.8 billion in revenue in 2012, representing 30 percent of Skanska’s global construction revenue. Development units Skanska USA Commercial Development, which invests in and develops office and multi-family projects in select U.S. markets, and Skanska Infrastructure Development North America, which develops public-private partnerships, are both leaders in their selected markets. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled $19.5 billion in 2012. Skanska shares are publically traded in the U.S. on the OTC market under the symbol SKBSY through a Level I American Depository Receipt program.

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