GULFPORT, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tutor Perini Corporation (NYSE: TPC), a leading civil, building and specialty construction company, today announced that J. Mark Smith has joined and been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer of Roy Anderson Corp. (RAC), the Company’s Gulf Coast building subsidiary. Mr. Smith succeeds Roy Anderson III, who earlier this year provided notice that he would be retiring from RAC. Mr. Smith was previously a Senior Vice President and General Manager at AECOM, where he established and grew the firm’s industrial manufacturing business unit, including international market expansion into Mexico and notable international and domestic project wins with key clients such as BMW, Ford, General Motors, Volvo, Anheuser-Busch InBev, Dole and Molson Coors. Prior to AECOM, he served as a Senior Vice President at Yates Construction, where his contributions over more than a decade enabled significant revenue growth through projects with clients that included Nissan, Tesla, Toyota, U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Federal Bureau of Prisons, Boyd Gaming and Harrah’s Entertainment (now Caesars Entertainment). Mr. Smith holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and has completed advanced studies in process engineering at Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan.
“We are pleased to welcome Mark to the Company and look forward to his leadership and contributions towards growing our successful Building business in the Gulf Coast region and throughout the United States,” commented Leonard Rejcek, President and CEO of Tutor Perini’s Building Group. “Mark brings a wealth of industry experience, client relationships and an outstanding record of success built throughout his more than 30-year career in construction. We acknowledge and appreciate Roy’s more than 35 years of dedication and contributions to the Company and wish him the best.”
About Roy Anderson Corp.
Roy Anderson Corp. is one of the leading general contracting firms in the Southeast, providing quality-oriented general contracting and construction management services for more than six decades.
About Tutor Perini Corporation
Tutor Perini Corporation is a leading civil, building and specialty construction company offering diversified general contracting and design-build services to private clients and public agencies throughout the world. We have provided construction services since 1894 and have established a strong reputation within our markets by executing large, complex projects on time and within budget while adhering to strict quality control measures.