ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Peoples Electric Company, a full-service electrical and building controls contractor, has announced the promotion of Matt Lindberg to vice president, representing the fourth generation of Lindbergs to manage the privately owned company in its 95-year history. Lindberg brings significant field experience and technical expertise to guide the company in the evolving, fast-paced construction market, where building cycles continue to shorten.
As vice president, Matt Lindberg oversees IT development, among other operational roles, and serves in Peoples’ business management group. “Matt brings a fresh perspective to our electrical, building controls and energy management businesses, allowing us to attract a younger workforce both in the office and with skilled trades in the field. He will play an integral role in strategic planning and business growth, which will assure our success well beyond the century mark,” said Bill Lindberg, president of Peoples Electric.
In an age where the Internet of Things (IoT) makes buildings smarter than ever before to support occupant comfort and energy savings, Peoples Electric continues its strong revenue growth trajectory begun a few years ago. Peoples is one of the Midwest region’s leading electrical contractors with the capabilities to design, engineer and install integrated building automation systems (BAS), which include lighting, HVAC, security/access and life safety systems. In 2016, the global BAS market reached $67.1 billion in sales, and is forecast to grow to a $102 billion market by 2025, according to Navigant Research. Peoples is well-positioned to address this growing market.
About Peoples Electric
Since 1922, Peoples Electric Company has been keeping you connected. Peoples is a full-service contracting firm offering all phases of electrical, communication, environmental control, building and process automation, construction, service, testing and maintenance. In addition to installation, Peoples offers experienced project management and administrative services during pre-construction and construction phases. Peoples has completed all types and sizes of commercial, industrial, institutional and health care projects. For more information, visit http://www.peoplesco.com/.
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