Pittsburgh (May 16, 2014) - Michael Baker International has announced the promotion of Mike Brescia, P.E., Senior Vice President, to Regional Director of the Northeast Region. This promotion is part of the firm’s strategic reorganization to a new operations-centric structure, based on office level business units supporting seven corporate regions. As Regional Director, Brescia will play a significant role in fostering the growth of the offices through advancement of the firm’s extensive portfolio of expertise in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont.
“Mike Brescia’s experience and expertise is of the highest value to our company and our clients and will foster the continued growth of Michael Baker International across this important eight-state Northeast Region,” stated Chief Executive Officer, Kurt Bergman. “Mike’s proven leadership capabilities and incredible knowledge are key factors in his promotion as Michael Baker International expands its full portfolio of multi-disciplined services to our clients in the Northeast.”
In addition to the promotion of Brescia and five Regional Directors named across the country, Baker International named 33 Office Executives nationwide to provide unified local leadership and offer clients a broader range of Michael Baker International’s services. Based on their extensive leadership strengths, the three Office Executives selected to lead key offices in the Northeast Region include:
“The opportunity for Michael Baker International to bring this higher level of service through local Office Executives in the Northeast Region is extensive,” indicated Jeff Hill, Chief Operating Officer, “With the leadership of these executives and the strength and expertise of Mike Brescia, we will expand service to our clients, bringing our extensive international capabilities to their doorstep.”
The launch of Michael Baker International’s national and global expansion program directly relates to the high demand, growing need and opportunity for expanded engineering, planning, construction management, intelligence, technology and related services across the nation and the increasing need for these services internationally.
About Michael Baker International, LLC
Michael Baker International, LLC (Baker International), is a leading global provider of engineering and consulting services which includes planning, architectural, environmental, construction, program management, and full life cycle support services as well as information technology and communications services and solutions. Baker provides its comprehensive range of services and solutions in support of U.S. federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. With more than $1.3 billion in annual revenue, Baker International has more than 6,000 employees in over 90 offices located across the U.S. and internationally. To learn more about Michael Baker International visit: www.mbakerintl.com.