Case Studies Region: West

Microsoft – Mark Baracani

Est. reading time: 5 mins

A company is only as efficient as its people, and for its people to be efficient, they must have the right facilities. It starts with wherever they’re earning their livelihood.  So emphasizes Mark Baracani, who’s had a strong hand in fashioning a progressive workplace at Microsoft since September 2017 and the last few years with […]

Joseph Dittberner – Sutro Biopharma

Est. reading time: 4 mins

Joseph Dittberner has been integral to Sutro Biopharma’s journey toward operational excellence for over eight years. His dedication and expertise have propelled him to his current role as the director of facilities, where he plays a vital role in shaping the company’s physical infrastructure.   Sutro Biopharma is a South San Francisco-headquartered biotechnology company focusing on […]

Mason Potvin – Olympus Property 

Est. reading time: 4 mins

Luxury multi-family developers operate in a highly competitive market where differentiation is vital to attracting discerning residents. As urbanization increases and demographics shift, developers face many challenges that they must navigate to make their properties stand out and appeal to potential residents.  But luxury living is no longer defined by opulence alone; functionality is equally […]

Hezekiah Harris – CMTS 

Est. reading time: 4 mins

When Hezekiah Harris was growing up in Denver, he lived not too far from the runways at Stapleton International Airport and would ride his bike to the edge of the airport and watch planes take off and land.   Little did he know that early experience would lead him to a career that would include seeing […]

Dustin Thomas – Temperature Difference LLC

Est. reading time: 5 mins

OK, everyone who aspired when they were young to have a career installing and servicing heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems step forward. The rest of us can now say hello to Dustin Thomas, the owner of Temperature Difference LLC, a Salt Lake City HVAC contracting firm he founded with his wife, Trisha, and $50 […]

Ryan Martin – CoreLogic

Est. reading time: 5 mins

Jetlagged but jovial, Ryan Martin recently returned to his employer’s Dallas office after a trip to India that had him overseeing preparations for a software development hub in Calcutta and visiting an outsourcing partner in Bangalore. “My farthest project,” he says of the planned 12,000-square-foot facility on the other side of the world. Minding that […]

Roger Silveira – Fremont Union High School District

Est. reading time: 5 mins

Everyone needs fresh air, and carbon dioxide is the indoor pollutant nobody seems to talk about. Well, almost nobody. Roger Silveira has made an issue of it for years while maintaining school facilities and grounds in Northern California. Around six years ago he even founded a website, weneedfreshair.com, emphasizing how he and likeminded others are […]

Brian Midyett – STG Pacific

Est. reading time: 4 mins

In the more than 30 years Brian Midyett has worked in the construction industry, he’s directed design-build projects for public, commercial and industrial construction throughout Alaska and beyond. As president of STG Pacific, he’s ensured the Anchorage-based contractors expand the scope of work and project locations into the Lower 48—as far away as Florida. Midyett […]

Don Taggart – Par Pacific Holdings

Est. reading time: 5 mins

It’s not every construction director who on occasion dons a purple mongoose costume but to Don Taggart, his lines of responsibility blur at Par Pacific Holdings. Though he’s the senior manager of environmental construction and facilities for the company’s growing number of nomnom convenience stores and fueling stations in Washington and Idaho, Taggart takes on […]

Ryan Baillargeon – Greater San Diego Air Conditioning

Est. reading time: 5 mins

While many commercial and institutional establishments closed to normal business during COVID-19, the buildings weren’t necessarily dormant. Many wise owners and property managers seized the moment for renovations and upgrades, and last year, Greater San Diego Air Conditioning reaped the benefits on the HVAC front, collecting a company-record revenue. Such projects having leveled off, Ryan […]

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