Posts Tagged ‘Business Development’

Melanie Jantschek joins Manhattan’s Tampa office as Director of Business Development

Thursday, May 28th, 2020

 Melanie JantschekTampa, Florida – Leading national construction services firm, Manhattan Construction Company has appointed Melanie Jantschek as director of business development in Tampa, Florida. Jantschek will be responsible for overseeing new business acquisition and strategic account management for the Central Florida region.

“Melanie is a life-long member of the Tampa Bay community and brings a unique blend of technical expertise and community leadership,” said Mike Miller, Manhattan Construction Company operations manager. “She brings industry experience working for design and construction firms, personal and client relationships as well as market intelligence related to the core markets Manhattan serves.”

Jantschek has worked in the Florida design and construction industry, primarily in Tampa Bay, for 22 years. She is active in many industry and community organizations. Currently, she serves on the Florida Region Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) Conference Planning Committee (2017 Planning/Programs Committee; 2018 Sponsorship Committee; 2019 Chair Sponsorship Committee), is a current member of CREW Tampa Bay Executive Council, a past Member of Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Tampa Bay, having served on the Board from 2005-2009. She has raised funds for Hillsborough Education Foundations “Tools for Schools”, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay, Paint Your Heart Out Clearwater, in addition to many other charitable organizations.

Jantschek attended the University of Florida College of Education majoring in elementary education after receiving an associates degree from St. Petersburg Jr. College, now St. Petersburg College. 

Rob Cullison joins Manhattan’s Houston Region as Director of Business Development

Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Rob Cullison Photo in LandscapeHouston – Leading national construction services firm, Manhattan Construction Company has appointed Rob Cullison as director of business development in Houston. Cullison will be responsible for overseeing new business acquisition and strategic account management for Manhattan’s Houston office, which opened in 1942.

“Rob’s 21 years of construction industry experience and personal relationships in our local core markets, combined with his integrity and strong values make him a perfect fit as a leader on Manhattan’s Houston team.” said Jason Fuller, Manhattan Construction Company’s Houston-area vice president.

Cullison, a native Houstonian, is invested in civic responsibility has served on various community boards and organizations, and is a Lifetime Member and active volunteer for the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo.

Cullison is a Certified Professional Services Marketer (CPSM) through his affiliation with the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS), and was honored by the Society in 2014 with their annual Marketing Excellence award. Cullison graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Science.