Archive for July, 2011

Dennis Thompson Rejoins Manhattan Construction Co.

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

Tulsa, Okla. – Dennis Thompson has rejoined Manhattan Construction Co. as executive vice president of business development.  In this role, Thompson will manage business development strategies encompassing all of Manhattan’s market segments throughout the United States, Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean. Thompson originally joined Manhattan as director of business development in 1995, leaving as vice president in 2001.

Thompson, a 35-year construction industry veteran, brings significant expertise to his new role including executive oversight or direct project management of more than $3 billion worth of commercial construction projects.

In 2010, Thompson was honored by the Mid America Minority Business Council with the CEO Advocate of the Year Award.  Thompson earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and Technology from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, in 1976.

Manhattan Construction Co. is a leading construction firm in the nation ranking among the top 17 general building firms in the nation by Engineering News-Record. Manhattan’s building portfolio includes aviation, healthcare, sports, corporate, commercial, education, government, cultural, hospitality, mixed-use, retail, multi-unit living, parking garage, science and technology facilities throughout the Southwest and East regions of the United States, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. More information is available at: