Willis Smith Construction annouces New Project Manager


Willis Smith is proud to announce the promotion of Kenneth Slezak to Project Manager. Since joining Willis Smith, Kenny has been instrumental in the completion of two renovation projects for USF St. Petersburg campus and the construction of the Dell Webb Community Sales Center in Lakewood Ranch. In his new position as Project Manager he will now facilitate the construction of the new Sarasota Memorial Hospital Urgent Care Facility on St. Armands Circle and manage projects for USFSM. Mr. Slezak is an alumnus of the University of Florida where he received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a minor in Business Administration. He also obtained his Master of Building Construction degree from Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama. He is a US Green Building Council LEED Accredited Professional with accreditation in Building Design and Construction. He is also a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Professional Engineer (Florida), Society of Military Engineers, ACI- Certified Tester, NPDES-Level II, and the Building SMART Alliance. “Kenny has provided superior customer service to our clients and he did a great job in his the lead role on the renovation projects on the USFSP campus” stated Dave Otterness, Project Executive. Willis A. Smith Construction, Inc. is a construction management firm headquartered in Lakewood Ranch, primarily serving Southwest Florida since 1972. The company has a longstanding reputation for superior construction and offers its clients particular expertise in the areas of commercial, industrial, education, healthcare, museum specialty work and sustainable construction. Willis A. Smith Construction serves to promote excellence and integrity in the construction industry while contributing to the betterment of our clients and the communities we serve. If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Peggy Kronus at 941-366-3116 or email at [email protected].