The Herd: New hires, departures and promotions 2.11.20

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James Beard


James Beard joined Merchant & Gould’s litigation practice group as a partner. He had been with Sherman & Howard.

Real Estate

Matt Writt and Beth Steeler have joined Cushman & Wakefield. They had been with Jones Lang LaSalle.

Elizabeth Leder has joined SVN | Denver Commercial as vice president.


Rob Rosenthal has joined Bloomreach as chief revenue officer. He had been with Adobe.

Adam Lulay

Matt Thornton


J. Matt Thornton has been named to the advisory board of Cleo Parker Robinson Dance. He is with Ballard Spahr.


Swinerton reports the following promotions:

Matt Curtis, Chad Holajter and Adam Lulay have been promoted to project executives.

Chad Holajter

Matt Curtis

Aaron Branham has been named division project controls manager.

Shelby Boardman has been promoted to project manager.

Phil Pearson has been promoted to senior self-perform manager.

Kyle Clanton has been promoted to superintendent.

Aaron Branham

Charlotte Schmitz

JD Wermerskirchen has been promoted to assistant superintendent.

Charlotte Schmitz, Jordan Deuser, Murphy Dutcher and Rick Fowler have been promoted to senior project engineers.


Chris Williams has joined Stantec as senior vice president of U.S. Federal Program. He had been with Atkins Global and is a graduate of Fort Lewis State College in Durango.

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