LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla. – Halfacre Construction Company, a Lakewood Ranch-based commercial construction company, recently welcomed Erin Guzzo as its marketing, proposals and communications manager and Chad Baldwin as an assistant superintendent.
Guzzo possesses more than 20 years of experience in project management, communications, events, media relations, community outreach and business development. In her new position, the marketing professional will explore regional business opportunities and manage the request for proposal and qualification process. Guzzo will also oversee the company’s marketing initiatives, event planning and external communications.
Most recently, Guzzo worked as the marketing and events manager for the Van Wezel Foundation. During her tenure there, she provided strategic marketing support and managed branding, communications, special events and fundraising campaign initiatives. Previously, she held marketing roles in the insurance, real estate and wealth management sectors.
“Halfacre Construction Company has an extensive record of business success, local ties, philanthropy and advocacy within the community, and I am pleased to join this remarkable organization,” said Guzzo. “I look forward to promoting and honoring the company’s impressive 50-year legacy and working alongside this talented team of professionals as they embark on their next 50 years.”
Guzzo earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration management from Merrimack College in North Andover, Mass. She is a graduate of the paralegal studies program at Northeastern University in Boston, Mass.
In his new role, Baldwin will utilize his technical experience to support the company’s superintendents and assist with scheduling, jobsite documentation, compliance and safety standards and quality control and assurance. He will be contributing to the Englewood Elementary School replacement project.
Previously, Baldwin interned with a Georgia-based commercial construction company, where he worked directly with a lead superintendent on a 1 million square foot Amazon facility and supported subcontractors on the build. A self-taught mechanic, he has also interned and assisted at Raymond James with financial plans and performance summaries.
“I am excited to contribute my skills and assist the amazing team at Halfacre Construction Company,” said Baldwin. “I was looking for an opportunity that would allow me to earn my way, and I know I have found an organization that will help me professionally grow.”
Baldwin received his bachelor’s degree in entrepreneurship with a minor in construction management from Western Carolina University in North Carolina.
About Halfacre Construction Company
As the area’s oldest, most established, locally owned and operated private commercial construction company, Halfacre’s foundational strengths stand as evidence that its commercial and industrial construction projects will be delivered on time, within budget, with the utmost integrity and with the expertise and financial strength needed for success. Halfacre Construction also offers its expertise as a green building provider with the resources available to build viable, effective alternatives to reduce energy consumption and preserve natural resources. Staff includes U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) certified professionals who have demonstrated proficiency in green building practices and who possess a thorough grasp of the LEED Green Building Rating System. For more information, visit www.HalfacreConstruction.com.