Frank Piedimonte Named President and Chief Operating Officer

Chairman and CEO, Stephen M. Muck announced today that Brayman Construction has promoted Frank A. Piedimonte, P.E. to President and Chief Operating Officer.

Stephen M. Muck stated, “the Board of Directors has full confidence in Mr. Piedimonte’s ability to manage the day-to-day operations of the company and continue its growth and strategic development.”  Mr. Piedimonte has been with Brayman since 2004 when he joined the organization as a Senior Project Manager.  In 2009 he was promoted to Vice President and in 2011 to Executive Vice President of the Heavy Civil Division.  Prior to Brayman, Mr. Piedimonte was Regional Manager for IA Construction Corp.

During his time at Brayman, Mr. Piedimonte has been the executive in charge of many notable construction projects in the region; he led the Trumbull-Brayman joint venture at Charleroi Lock and Dam ($97M), the Freeport Bridge Reconstruction ($63M), the Ironton-Russell Cable Stay Bridge over the Ohio river ($83M) and is currently the lead executive in charge of the Hulton Bridge Replacement ($64M) in Oakmont PA.

Outside Director and Chairman and CEO of Laurel Holdings, Mr. Kim Kunkle stated, “Mr. Piedimonte has shown strong leadership and a broad understanding of the construction and financial details needed to successfully run the business.”  Mr. Kunkle further commented that, “the move will free up more of Mr. Muck's time to focus on strategic opportunities.”

Mr. Piedimonte is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and resides in Cranberry Township with his wife and two sons.