How well you perform depends on the company you keep. Serving Clients.
Rick Gonzalez, President
Clients know Rick Gonzalez as a business partner and entrepreneur. Since co-founding T&G in 1987, Rick has never lost sight of where the company’s success comes from: repeat business. His hands-on leadership style is a big reason why T&G has successfully completed nearly $1 billion in construction projects and continues to gain recognition for its quality craftsmanship and premium customer service. Rick currently serves as president, overseeing several strategic areas of the company.
Dave Grabosky, Vice President
As vice president at T&G, Dave Grabosky oversees marketing, client relations, business development and preconstruction. In this role, Dave drives the development of new business and strategy by cultivating opportunities in existing and new markets throughout the U.S. A natural consensus builder and leader, Dave is recognized for establishing long-term relationships with clients based on the concept of “relationship-oriented marketing.”
Dan Hammons, Director of Business Development
Dan Hammons is the director of business development and marketing at T&G with more than 17 years experience as a practicing architect and is a Registered Architect in the state of Texas. Always available to help facilitate the client’s needs on every project, Dan has experience with multiple project types and scales including hospitality, retail, multi-family, licensed care senior care, and entertainment. Dan’s education and background help bridge any perceived gap between the design and construction team as each project nears the start of construction.
Director of Business Development
Joe Easton, Vice President of Operations
Joe Easton currently is the VP of Operations, handling nationwide contract activity for clients in the public and private sectors. As a member of T&G’s construction negotiation team, he is responsible for the timely preparation of Letters of Instructions (LOIs), contract change orders, insurance documents, sub-contractor approval packages to adhere to legal standards and T&G protocols while providing the best value for clients.
VP of Operations
Richard Huckestein, Director of Operations
Richard Huckestein is the Director of Operations at T&G. In this role, Richard oversees all project-related activities and is responsible for overall field supervision, budget and schedule development/control, management of site inspections and project quality control. With nearly 20 years of experience, Richard has expertise in handling large, complex jobs on the most aggressive schedules.
Director of Operations
Justin McCullough, Director of Preconstruction
Justin McCullough is the Director of Preconstruction where he manages planning, coordination, and supervision of the options analysis, design review, budget estimating, and value engineering procedures, in addition to providing constructability recommendations. Justin also provides Minority Firm Outreach, working closely with subcontractors throughout the lifecycle of the project.
Director of Preconstruction
Santiago Valencia, Project Manager
Santiago Valencia serves as the client liaison and assuming the ultimate responsibility for the successful completion of the project. A 2001 graduate of the Universidad del Valle, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Architecture in Cali, Colombia. Santiago has 10 years of experience managing new
construction, reconstruction and renovation projects with an emphasis in educational buildings and occupied facilities and 5 years in architecture.
Angel Araujo, Project Executive
Angel Araujo is the Project Executive at T&G where he oversees managers, superintendents and project staff. With over 17 years of experience in the construction industry, Angel provides leadership and manages the day-to-day operations for all projects and administration activities. He also assists in the development and implementation of corporate policies and procedures to achieve T&G goal and supports its mission. Due to his extensive work in South Florida, he is familiar with the regulation’s codes and inspections within the area.
Jessica Aksu, Business Development - Central Florida
Jessica Aksu is the Business Development Manager for Central Florida. With an MBA from the University of Central Florida and approaching 10 years of experience in the Central Florida business market, she is responsible for offering solutions to clients and ensuring that the construction process runs smoothly. Being involved every step of the way, involving her team early and advocating for the client, helps build a better business-client relationship.
Business Development – Central Florida
Carolina Ramirez, Business Development - South Florida
Carolina Ramirez is the Business Development Manager for South Florida, working to expand T&G presence in the area. She graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s in Architecture. With more than 14 years of experience in the Architecture and Construction field; she brings a unique view to understand and fulfill the clients’ needs.
Business Development – South Florida
To move your project forward, takes the right people and the right course of action. To us, this means your business development partner knows construction operations, takes responsibility for your project and looks after your bottom line. Clients tell us we’re an extension of their staff. We say it’s service they can’t live without. Call or email us and we’ll show you what service looks like.
Orlando, FL Office
Phone: (866) 352-4443
Address: 8623 Commodity Circle, Orlando FL 32819
Miami, FL Office
Phone: (305) 592-0552
Address: 8348 NW 56th St, Doral FL 33166