Build Group International

San Francisco
160 S. Van Ness Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94103
P: 415.367.9399

Silicon Valley
1210 Coleman Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95050
P: 408.986.8711

Oakland
405 14th Street, Suite 900
Oakland, CA 94612
P: 415.367.9399

Southern California
1212 Abbot Kinney Blvd. Unit A
Venice, CA 90291
P: 213.212.9802

Seattle
2013 4th Ave., Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98121
P: 206.257.5578

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    Build Group names Nathan Rundel CEO

    Build Group names Nathan Rundel CEO

    As part of a long-planned executive transition, Build Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Nathan Rundel to Chief Executive Officer. Rundel will succeed longtime CEO Ross Edwards, who has served in the role since Build Group's inception. Build Group's success and growth is and has always been attributed to […]
    As part of a long-planned executive transition, Build Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Nathan Rundel to Chief Executive Officer. Rundel will succeed longtime CEO Ross Edwards, who has served in the role since Build Group's inception. Build Group's success and growth is and has always been attributed to a talented, devoted team of builders. Rundel is a prime example. Rundel joined Build Group in its first year of operations and has served as the president for the past six years. He has been the primary driver of the company's general contracting business. Of Rundel's promotion, Edwards shares, "Nathan is known throughout the industry as an expert in all forms of commercial construction. I can think of no one better equipped to take on the role. He will bring an intense dedication to his new responsibilities as CEO, and the future of Build Group is bright with him at the helm." In his new position, Rundel will assume responsibility for day-to-day leadership functions, with a focus on strategic activities, while continuing to support Build Group's core vision of building people, value, and trust. He will work in partnership with the Board of Directors to set the enterprise direction, ensure a seamless and consistent client experience, and enhance team member development initiatives across Build Group's key geographies. Rundel shares, "It is truly an honor to have been tapped for this position. Ross has created an unbelievable legacy during his tenure as CEO, and I look forward to continuing to build off of that legacy and advance the vision he and the other founders set forth when they launched the company 15 years ago." The Board of Directors will continue to be led by co-founders Scott Brauninger, Ross Edwards, and Eric Horn, joined by Ron Marano and Ron Yen. Build Group looks forward to continuing its mission and standard of excellence, and expanding its scope of services and reach into new markets. About Build Group: Build Group is a general contractor, construction manager, and designer/builder focused on providing the highest level of service. Over 80% of our work is for repeat clients. At Build Group, our client relationships are driven by trust and integrity, which are the core values our company was built upon. Since 2007, we have grown to over 700 employees across California and Washington State with offices in San Francisco, the East Bay, San Jose, Venice, and Seattle. Build Group is regularly named one of the Fastest Growing Private Companies and a Best Place to Work. Our markets: Multi-Family Residential, Commercial Office, High-End Retail, Restaurants, Hotels & Hospitality, Student & Senior Housing, Healthcare, Life Science, Seismic Upgrades, and Parking Garages. For more information, please visit https://www.buildgc.com/.
    People on the Move As Build Group Expands Footprint in Oakland, Two Industry Leaders Join Ranks

    People on the Move As Build Group Expands Footprint in Oakland, Two Industry Leaders Join Ranks

    General contractor, Build Group, has brought on industry veterans Peter Read and Simon Bowden as Regional Vice Presidents. SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (February 22, 2019) – Build Group, a locally established and fast-growing General Contractor, is expanding its reach throughout the Bay Area. After several successful developments in the East Bay, […]

    General contractor, Build Group, has brought on industry veterans Peter Read and Simon Bowden as Regional Vice Presidents.

    SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (February 22, 2019) – Build Group, a locally established and fast-growing General Contractor, is expanding its reach throughout the Bay Area. After several successful developments in the East Bay, the company is launching a regional office in Oakland, CA. The new office is set to open in March of 2019 and is currently managing over $475 million worth of work in Oakland alone. See full article below. As Build Group Expands Footprint in Oakland, Two Industry Leaders Join Ranks - The Registry
    San Francisco’s Largest Office Landlord to Break Ground on $265 Million Oakland Tower

    San Francisco’s Largest Office Landlord to Break Ground on $265 Million Oakland Tower

    Boston Properties, San Francisco's largest office landlord, will break ground on May 2 on a 402-unit apartment tower next to Oakland's MacArthur BART station. Full Article here.
    Boston Properties, San Francisco's largest office landlord, will break ground on May 2 on a 402-unit apartment tower next to Oakland's MacArthur BART station. Full Article here.
    Mid-Market is Finally Seeing a Housing Boom, with 750 Homes on the Way

    Mid-Market is Finally Seeing a Housing Boom, with 750 Homes on the Way

    A wave of new housing developments could lure thousands of new residents to Mid-Market — a once seedy pocket of San Francisco known more for strip joints than sleek apartment towers. Full Article here.
    A wave of new housing developments could lure thousands of new residents to Mid-Market — a once seedy pocket of San Francisco known more for strip joints than sleek apartment towers. Full Article here.
    Build Group, Inc. names Steve Howard as Vice President of Business Development

    Build Group, Inc. names Steve Howard as Vice President of Business Development

    Build Group, Inc. today announced the hiring of Steve Howard as Vice President of Business Development. In his new role, Howard will be responsible for managing customer relationships and driving new business initiatives for the San Francisco-based general contracting firm, which in three consecutive years has been named one of […]
    Build Group, Inc. today announced the hiring of Steve Howard as Vice President of Business Development. In his new role, Howard will be responsible for managing customer relationships and driving new business initiatives for the San Francisco-based general contracting firm, which in three consecutive years has been named one of the Bay Area's Fastest Growing Private Companies as well as one of its Best Places to Work. "We're very grateful to have recruited a proven business leader like Steve to a role that will be so critical to Build Group's continued successful growth," said Build Group CEO Ross Edwards. "Steve joins the Build Group family from Intel Corporation, where he demonstrated a long track record of driving and managing phenomenal growth in a variety of sales and marketing management roles." Steve Howard's distinguished 33-year career at Intel culminated in a leadership role as Northwest U.S. Regional Sales Manager in which his engagement with many of the fastest growing technology companies in Northern California and beyond drove $2 billion in annual revenue. "I'm incredibly excited for the opportunity to join Build Group and continue my business development work for this exciting company with so many of the well-established and still-growing Northern California businesses I've worked with for years," Steve said. "Build Group is a dynamic company with a bright future, and I'm looking forward to being a part of its continued growth and success." Steve holds a Master of Arts degree in Industrial Psychology and a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Economics from the University of the Pacific, where he graduated with High Honors. While at UOP, Steve was the Captain of the Division 1 NCAA basketball team. Steve is based in Silicon Valley with his wife, Eileen, and their three children. Link to full article here.
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    San Francisco
    160 S. Van Ness Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94103
    P: 415.367.9399

    Silicon Valley
    1210 Coleman Avenue
    Santa Clara, CA 95050
    P: 408.986.8711

    Oakland
    405 14th Street, Suite 900
    Oakland, CA 94612
    P: 415.367.9399

    Southern California
    1212 Abbot Kinney Blvd. Unit A
    Venice, CA 90291
    P: 213.212.9802

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    The health and safety of our employees and the people in the communities where we live and work is our highest priority. Build Group is closely monitoring COVID-19 and following the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and OSHA, as well as state and local governments.

    We have comprehensive safety practices and are promptly adding the most current recommendations related to making our job sites and offices safe as related to COVID-19.

    Our practices include key elements such as:

    • Social distancing protocols
    • Face coverings
    • Cleaning and disinfecting procedures
    • Extended training, monitoring, and reporting
    • Exposure risk assessment tools

    To date, construction has consistently been designated as essential throughout the various county and state orders. This means that it is anticipated we will continue to provide our services to build the infrastructures in a way that provides for the greatest level of health and safety for our employees and the community. This includes continuing to follow the guidelines of the CDC and OSHA as well as state and local governments. We also understand the challenges this crisis brings to our employees, and therefore, the importance of maintaining our operations in order to help sustain the livelihoods of our employees.