December 03, 2015

Barton Malow Announces Vice President Promotions

Southfield, MI – December 3, 2015 – Barton Malow, a leader in construction services across North America, today announced promotions of three key leaders. This continues our commitment to our core purpose – Building with the American Spirit: People, Projects and Communities.

Steve Freed has been promoted from Sr. Project Director to Vice President. Steve will focus on leading Barton Malow’s Risk Review program. Steve joined Barton Malow in 2005 and has more than 30 years of experience in the construction industry. During his tenure at Barton Malow, Steve has worked on multiple programs for DTE Energy, General Motors and AK Steel.

Matt Lentini has been promoted from Sr. Project Director to Vice President. Matt has 20 years of experience in the construction industry, beginning his career as a millwright with Local Equipment 1102. He brings his broad experience to automotive, industrial and energy markets. Beginning his career with Barton Malow in 1998, he has served many long-term clients including DTE Energy, Consumers Energy and FCA North America. As an officer, Matt will continue to focus on key client programs as well as build new relationships with clients in the automotive and installation markets.

Jon Woodsum has been promoted from Director to Vice President of Systems. Jon joined Barton Malow as a LEAPS intern in 1999 and upon graduation from the University of Michigan, Jon worked on a variety of energy and automotive projects. In his new role, Jon will continue to lead Systems and will be charged with expanding Barton Malow’s focus on the development and application of new technologies.

“Barton Malow has a strong history of promoting from within; Steve, Matt and Jon demonstrate a great range of experience and understanding of where we have been as a company and where we are headed,” said Ryan Maibach, President.

About Barton Malow Company Barton Malow Company provides construction services for a variety of delivery methods as well as capabilities to increase safety, quality and productivity through the ability to self-perform trades and technology. Barton Malow Company leads North America as one of the top performing contractors in market specialties such as education, energy, federal, healthcare, industrial and manufacturing and special event facilities, our vision is to build People, Projects and Communities. We build innovative solutions through engaging technology like Building Information Modeling (BIM) and unique contracting methods like integrated project delivery (IPD) applied to our work everyday. Our team includes over 1,800 people throughout 12 offices and is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan. Annual revenues exceed $1billion. Barton Malow is an equal opportunity employer. Please visit us at and follow us on Facebook and Twitter, @bartonmalow.