W. David Biron
14432 Sylvan Glade Drive North Potomac MD 20878 ibiron[at]aol.com 240-483-1559
Senior Construction Project Manager Owners Representative with expertise in Commercial Construction and Hotel Development. Successfully managing a large variety of construction projects, including mixed use, office, apartments, high end condominiums, retail, hotels, parking garages with extensive site development. Expertise that included total project management, preparation of budgets, forecasts, establish project team criteria, contractor selection procedures, bid and award construction contracts, construction completion.
ISB Construction Consultants Principal 2008-Present
Euro K Street Properties, Washington D.C, performing experienced leadership. Used design to a budget approach to control cost, and develop project procedures to improve team efficiency and quality. The 500,000 square foot, $150MM Class A office building consists of 3 levels underground parking.
The contract written was an AT Risk Contract which provided protective contract language and risk management, along with methods for resolving conflicts.
Created Green Building guideline requirements in the base building as part of the USGBC LEED Certification.
(2) $1MM, 4000-square foot retail store and fuel station.Columbia, S C.
SIKHTemple Religious Society of South Carolina
Business Development & Management for a regional contractor.
East Banc, IncProject Executive 2005 to 2008
Project located at 22nd and M Street N.W. Washington D.C includes: design, pre-construction, preparation and maintaining of budgets and schedules of a ten stories, 92-unit, $110MM high-end condominium, below grade parking with retail. Know tasks performed in each project phase by each of project team participant (consultants, architects, engineers, construction managers, subcontractors, testing/inspections labs, outside inspections agencies, commissioning agents, users, etc.
LCOR Incorporated Senior Construction Project Manager 2004 to 2005
Completed Andover House and Wilton House with a breadth of professional experience from concept to closeout (project definition, master planning, programming, design, bidding, construction, commissioning, and owner move-in).
Andover House Apartments, Washington D.C. 12-story, 171-unit luxury , $80MM high-rise apartment with below-grade parking in Washington, D.C. Wilton House Apartments at the Merrifield Virginia Metro-rail station
Pre-construction for The Westmoreland House Apartments (371-unit apartment building) and Ballenger East (149,845 GSF) and West (127,557 GSF) office buildings. Design and pre-construction on a multi-phase, transit-oriented, mixed-use development at the White Flint, Maryland Metro-rail station, including a 64,000 SF Harris Teeter grocery, and a luxury high-rise 312-unit apartment.
Clark Realty Builders, L.L.C., Project Executive 2000 to 2004
Massachusetts Court Apartments, Washington D.C, a 353-unit,$165MM high-rise apartment, composed of three connected towers of nine (9), twelve (12) and fourteen (14) stories, tied to existing historical townhouses and underground parking . Creator of project implementation plans, tailored to an owners specific objectives that become the foundation for a successful project.
Springfield Virginia Metro-rail station, a 357-unit, $162MM apartment complex, 240 garden style wood frame apartments and 107 units located in an eight-story concrete frame building with parking deck. The site involved demolition of an existing industrial facility with extensive site work. The project was completed seven months ahead of schedule.
David Biron Project Director / Owners Representative 1993 to 2000
Hotel Development: East coast of the United States.
Hands on experience as a professional, planning site and building design with hands on construction experience as a CM (planning site logistics, phasing plans, subcontracting, schedules) to prevent disruption to owner operations.
Lott Constructors Inc. Senior Construction Project Manager 1988 to 1993
Ritz Carlton Hotels, Tysons, Arlington, Va.
Understand the perspective on controlling all aspects of project delivery. Solid technical background and leadership abilities helped guide the design and construction effort concentrating on delivering a high quality project on time and budget. On going Value Engineering exercise which returned 5% in savings on $200 million.
Bachelors in Construction Management and Urban Planning & Design
University of Maryland (College Park, MD) Class of 1978
Paolo Soleri, Architect of Arcosanti (Scottsdale, AZ) Fellowship, 1977.
Served for seven years on the Montgomery County (MD) Department of
Permitting Services Sign Review Board.
Received the Association of Builders and Contractors Construction Excellence
Award for leadership in managing construction of the Ritz Carlton Hotel.