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Welcoming New VP of Construction Matt DeGourse
“Matt will be an integral part of our growth and success moving forward. We’re confident in his ability to consistently lead others and further develop the department’s capacity to deliver our high-end projects while maintaining excellent customer satisfaction throughout the process."
With many new projects on the horizon, Synergi has been busy expanding its team over the last few months with several new key team members. Synergi is pleased to have welcomed Matthew DeGourse to the position of Vice President of Construction in Q4 of 2021. In his role, DeGourse is responsible for construction oversight and streamlining operational excellence while providing senior leadership to operations, project management, and superintendents.
DeGourse joins Synergi from Harkin Builders, Inc. where he began in 2016 as a Senior Project Manager and eventually rose to the position of Director of Interiors, as well as serving as the Chair of Legal Committee, Chair of the Recruiting Committee, and Co-Chair of the Safety Committee. Since moving into positions of management in 2012, DeGourse has successfully led over $200M in volume across 175 projects and gained extensive experience in team development and leadership.
Matt DeGourse is an alumnus of The University of Maryland where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 2003. DeGourse began his career in project management, successfully managing and building in excess of 250 projects totaling over five million square feet from 2003 to 2012. He steadily progressed through numerous construction operations leadership roles of increasing responsibility for a number of notable industry players – including Wilhelm Commercial Builders, TradeOne Construction, Harvey-Cleary Builders, Skanska Building USA, and Tishman/AECOM.
“Matt will be an integral part of our growth and success moving forward. We’re confident in his ability to consistently lead others and further develop the department’s capacity to deliver our high-end projects while maintaining excellent customer satisfaction throughout the process,” said Lee Admiraal, Executive Vice President – Construction with Synergi.