LeChase Construction promotes Brian J. Russo to vice president

Jennifer Miglioratti, LeChase Construction

“ROCHESTER, N.Y., January 6, 2016—LeChase Construction Services, LLC is pleased to announce the promotion of Brian J. Russo to vice president of Conifer-LeChase Construction, based in Rochester.

As vice president, Russo will oversee project procedures—including team management and coordination with clients, consultants and subcontractors—to ensure successful completion. In addition he will continue to lead several internal initiatives aimed at new programs and improved processes.

“Brian has continued to emerge as a strong leader with clients and employees,” says LeChase President, William L. Mack. “I am confident he will carry on playing an integral role in the future growth and success of our organization.”

Russo joined the company in 2011 and has been an operations manager since 2013. Before his role with the company, he held various positions within the construction industry, including chief estimator at Elaine Construction, as well as previous roles as a project engineer and cost estimator for MOCA Systems.

Russo is a member of the American Society of Professional Estimators, co-chairman of Villa of Hope’s annual charity golf tournament and a former participant of Boston’s Future Leaders Program, a top professional platform for emerging business executives. He has also completed the AGC NYS Future Construction Leaders program designed to develop industry leaders and provide hands-on experience related to issues in managing a construction business.

He attended Pennsylvania State University, earning a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering. He also earned LEED® Accredited Professional accreditation from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). He resides in Canandaigua, NY with his wife, Machelle and their children, Isabella and John.

About LeChase Construction Services, LLC
LeChase Construction (www.lechase.com) is a full-service construction management and general construction firm with extensive experience in many industry sectors. Since 1944, the consistent stability and growth of LeChase Construction have stemmed from the dedication, interest and hard work of the entire organization allowing LeChase a broad reach of services and the ability to provide local delivery. The over 70-year-old firm is well recognized for its commitment to quality, innovation and safety.

Having completed projects throughout the U.S., as well as having project experience in Canada, Brazil and the U.K., LeChase is willing and able to travel for unique opportunities. With strategic alliances located throughout the country, mobile job teams and operational support in several states, we can dedicate the right resources to your specific project needs no matter where it is located. Widely recognized as one of the area’s top contractors, LeChase’s annual revenues exceed nearly $700 million in building construction.”