This week’s Movers & Shakers is all about moves at the top.
In West Palm Beach, Kast Construction announced eight new partners: Sean Ouellette, Chief Operating Officer; Alex Cervera, Vice President, West and Central Florida Operations; Sean Martin, Vice President, Southeast Florida Operations; Neil Levy, Vice President, Miami Operations ; Michael MacDonald, senior vice president, Southeast Florida; Modesto Millo, senior vice president, Miami; Kristine Retetagos, senior vice president, West and Central Florida; and vice president, Divisional Diversity, Markets, according to a release Jim Rhinehart said.
Kast was founded in 1998. CEO Mike Neil has led the company since 2011, according to LinkedIn. The new partners are all longtime Kast employees, and the firm cited increased “board brainpower” as an incentive to promote them.
Elsewhere in Palm Beach County, Wellington-based Bainbridge Companies hired Gail Ruggles as executive vice president of operations, according to a release. She joined Atlanta-based Radco Residential after a year and a half as senior vice president, according to LinkedIn. In her new role, Ruggles will oversee Bainbridge’s management portfolio.
Bainbridge also hired two vice presidents in March to focus on marketing, learning and development.
Colliers has added another vice president, Marc Fechter, to its Boca Raton office, according to a release. In his new role, Fechter will focus on office services. He comes to Savills North America after three years as managing director at the company, according to LinkedIn.
Fechter is the third South Florida vice president hired by the Toronto-based commercial real estate giant this year. Colliers has also hired Sam Azar and Ana Paula as vice presidents in the Miami office.