Brian Shirley was recently named vice president of operations at Lynx Construction Management, based in Coral Gables. Before, he has managed various projects for Florida International University and Miami Dade College and has estimated work for various school board projects. He was also involved in the preconstruction work for Coral Gables Museum. He has a bachelor's in business adminstration from the University of Florida and a master's in construction management from FIU.
Best advice he ever got: 'Lead by example,' and, 'Never forget that you are providing a service, and the most important part is pleasing the client.'