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July 2020

Matt Persing joins The Walsh Group to lead Florida Transportation operations

TAMPA - The Walsh Group welcomes Matt Persing as the new Vice President of our Florida Transportation program. In this role, Matt will be responsible for overseeing our Florida Region, while building on the solid foundation and momentum of projecs stretching from Jacksonville to Tampa to Miami.

"The tremendous scale and diversity of our Florida program warranted additional leadership, and we are thrilled that someone with Matt's leadership qualities and extensive management experience has joined our team," said David Casey, President of The Walsh Group's Transportation Division. "Matt will bring a career of successful corporate and project leadership to our teams and customers across the state."

As Vice President, Matt will be located in Tampa and lead the firm’s multi-billion-dollar portfolio of bridge and roadway work across Florida.

"Matt is an accomplished leader, with a nearly 30-year track record of working in high-growth construction companies, including multiple years at the Vice President and Regional Manager level," said Paul Carter, Walsh's Senior Vice President of Southeast Transportation. "He brings a great mix of leadership, inspiration, operational experience, technical breadth, and passion for customer care to our Florida Transportation program."

Matt holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh and is an avid Pittsburgh sports fan.

About The Walsh Group
The Walsh Group is a 122-year-old family-owned company providing design, build, finance, operation and activation services throughout the building, transportation and water markets. The Walsh Group operates as Walsh Construction, Archer Western and Walsh Canada across 20 regional offices and is consistently listed among the top U.S. contractors per Engineering News-Record.



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