ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Engineering firm Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH®) named Bill Koster, as the company’s Chief Information Officer (CIO) responsible for shaping information technology within SEH. This position is part of the company’s executive team responsible for the delivery of quality services to clients and the success of the 700 employee-owners who make up the company.
Bill comes to SEH with more than 19 years of experience, most recently as Technologies Vice President with Ameriprise Financial, a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
“Bill brings the right mix of experience and education to help our employee-owned Company stay current with technology and leverage new technologies to best serve our clients,” said CEO/President Sam Claassen, PE.
Bill holds a Masters Certification in Project Management from George Washington University in Washington D.C. and a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Concordia College in St. Paul, Minnesota.
“I look forward to helping shape information technology at SEH in the days and months ahead. It is clear to me that SEH is a Company that is committed to doing whatever it takes to serve their clients and employees in building a better world for all of us,” said Kloster.
Bill lives in Saint Michael, Minnesota with his wife, Melissa, and three sons — Blake (age 16), Lance (age 15) and Gage (age 9). In his free time, he golfs and coaches youth sports.
SEH is an employee-owned, professional services company made up of engineers, architects, planners and scientists. Founded in 1927, SEH serves government, industrial and commercial clients in the buildings, infrastructure, environmental, energy, transportation, and water markets. The employee-owners share a common purpose: Building a Better World for All of Us®. This approach reflects a Company-wide commitment to improving the quality of life by designing safer, more sustainable infrastructure for local, state and federal units of government, and helping industrial and commercial clients achieve their business goals. Visit SEH online at http://www.sehinc.com.