Saginaw, MI – In 2019, the State of Michigan (at the petition of the NCCER), named October the “Careers in Construction Month” (CICM). Being the first full week of CICM 2021, Wolgast Corporation promotes the wide spread benefits of working in the Construction Industry.
Wolgast Recognized for Excellence in Construction 2021
ABC Greater Michigan Chapter hosted the Greatness and Gratitude Gala last week to honor member contractors on their achievements over the past year. Wolgast is honored to be recognized as a 45-Year Member, a STEP recipient, and to receive three Excellence in Construction Awards.
Wolgast Recognized for Excellence in Construction 2020
Announcing Bill Schneider's Retirement!
We are delighted, and at the same time disheartened, to announce that Bill Schneider is retiring. His last day was Thursday, April 30, 2020. Bill has been a steadfast employee for 19 years. He started his career with Wolgast as a Field Manager in 2001 working in our Construction Management Division at Midland Public Schools. He retires as a talented Senior Field Manager, but also has held Project Management duties for school projects throughout his tenure here. His co-workers and clients recognize his wealth of knowledge and proficiency in managing long-term and complicated projects.
Announcing Al Talbot's Retirement after 32 Years
Please join us in extending best wished to Al Talbot, who retired from Wolgast on Friday, April 24, 2020. Al has been a tremendous employee for 32 years and he will be missed by his co-workers, our contractors, and clients.
ABC Top Performers
WOLGAST CORPORATION ANNOUNCES ADDITIONS TO STAFF
Wolgast Corporation is pleased to announce additions to its staff. Amber L. Swanson joins Wolgast as an Estimator Assistant in the company’s Restaurant Construction Division. Swanson is a graduate of International Academy of Design & Technology in Troy, MI with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. She brings six years of industry experience as a former Project Coordinator/Engineer for a hospitality renovation company. Her responsibilities with Wolgast include soliciting and securing bidders, interpreting plans and specs, and performing quantity and material take offs. Originally from Bay City, Michigan, she has recently returned to the area from Metro Detroit.
Wolgast Announces Promotions within the Company
Wolgast Corporation is pleased to announce the promotion of Steve Salyers. Salyers, formerly Vice President of Construction Management, has been promoted to Executive Vice President. Salyers will now oversee both Construction Management and Design/Build – General Construction Divisions.
Wolgast Achieves Gold STEP Award and Excellence in Construction
Associated Builders & Contractors held their Greatness and Gratitude Awards Dinner on September 12, 2019. They honored chapter member companies for their Safety and Excellence in Construction for completed projects.
Wolgast Announces Additions to Employee-Owned Staff
Wolgast Corporation announces five additions to its staff. Kyle Shelby of Coleman has accepted a position as Field Manager. Shelby is responsible for overseeing projects from start to finish and making sure our customers get a good quality job. He brings 12 years of experience as a foreman for HVAC tech service and installation. Shelby also has been a Firefighter for the Coleman Community Fire Department for 20 years.