MacAdam Glinn has been rehired at Skanska USA as vice president for business development. He will be based in the company’s Dania Beach office. He held a similar role with the company before leaving to finish a law degree. He also served as senior manager for business development with Parsons, where he focused mainly on aviation.
Douglas Ede has joined Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel as a partner in the law firm's Miami office. He was a partner at Yoss, LLP. He will continue his practice in complex commercial litigation, labor, administrative and municipal actions, first party insurance claims, admiralty and maritime, personal injury defense, construction litigation, and complex commercial transactions.
Kimberly P. Riehn has been promoted to chief financial officer of Miller Construction Company. She joined the Fort Lauderdale-based company as controller in 2010. She has more than 20 years experience in corporate accounting and financial management and in commercial real estate. Before joining the company, she was manager of corporate accounting and was an area controller with Republic Services, Inc., in Fort Lauderdale.
John F. Bennett has been named vice president of business development at Miami-based Coastal Construction Group. In his new role, he will further expand Coastal’s business development opportunities in the commercial, retail, hospitality, multi-family, educational, and government-related facilities within key U.S. and Caribbean markets. Before joining Coastal, he was vice president of business development for Baker Concrete Construction; general manager, sales-South Florida for Rinker for 12 years; and president for the Executives Association of South Florida, the Construction Executives Association of South Florida, and the Construction Association of South Florida.
Scott Kravetz has joined Daniels, Kashtan, Downs, Robertson, and McGirney as a partner in the law firm’s Coral Gables office. He was a partner at Bilzin Sumberg for 15 years and is well known for handling complex commercial, real estate and construction cases. He has represented major developers, builders, corporations and partnerships in large scale real estate and construction disputes.
Miami-based Coastal Construction Group has named Erin Murphy vice president of Coastal Environmental Services, the newly formed affiliate specializing in disaster relief and clean-up efforts.
In his new role, Murphy will oversee the launch, development, and operations of Coastal Environmental Services, from management of its fleet of vessels and equipment to supervising specific relief efforts. He will also seek to expand the company’s business development opportunities in the U.S. and Caribbean.
Prior to joining Coastal, Murphy, a Certified Public Accountant, was an external audit senior for Deloitte & Touche, in Miami, specializing in audit and enterprise risk services for public and private companies including Lennar, Lennar Financial Services, Baptist Healthcare and the Miami Dolphins.
The Latin Builders Association has appointed Walter Lista and Bruce Bennett
to its board of directors.
The Gold Coast Builders Association has elected Ray Puzzitiello, president of Puzzitiello Builders, as president. Puzzitiello was previously president in 1994. Serving all of Palm Beach County and Northern Broward County, the association is the local area affiliate of the Florida and National Associations of Home Builders.
The Latin Builders Association has appointed Joe Fernandez and Carlos Delgado to its board of directors.