WATSONVILLE, Calif.--()--Granite Construction Incorporated announced today that Senior Vice President Michael F. Donnino was named as an executive committee officer for the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA). A member since 1982, Granite has been a supporter of ARTBA’s mission to aggressively grow and protect transportation infrastructure investment to meet the public and business demands for safe and efficient travel.
“Decisions made at the federal level over the next several years will go a long way in determining what the future transportation construction market in the U.S. will look like. Having Mike’s passion, drive and business savvy on our team is a real asset.”
“We’re very pleased that Mike is joining the ARTBA leadership team at this critical time,” said ARTBA Chairman Steve Wright, president and CEO of Wright Brothers Construction. “Decisions made at the federal level over the next several years will go a long way in determining what the future transportation construction market in the U.S. will look like. Having Mike’s passion, drive and business savvy on our team is a real asset.”
A total of 14 officers were nominated by the association’s Nominating and Leadership Development Committee and approved by the full ARTBA membership. ARTBA has more than 5,000 members and is one of the largest transportation construction trade associations in the United States. In addition to Mr. Donnino, Steve McGough, chief operating officer of HCSS and Scott Cassels, president of Kiewit Infrastructure Group, Incorporated and executive vice president of Kiewit Corporation were the new officers elected this year.
Granite is one of the nation’s leading infrastructure contractors and is member of the S&P 400 Midcap Index, the FTSE KLD 400 Social Index and the Russell 2000 Index. Through its wholly owned subsidiary, Granite is one of the nation’s largest diversified heavy civil contractors and construction materials producers serving public- and private-sector clients nationwide. In addition, Granite has one of the oldest and most robust ethics and compliance programs in the industry. In 2012, the Company was recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for the third year in a row. For more information please visit www.graniteconstruction.com.