August 26, 2008

Robert L. Stempien, AIA, Named Senior Director of Business Development

Southfield, MI – Aug 26, 2008 — Robert L. Stempien, AIA, a 27-year veteran of the architecture and construction industry, has been named senior director of business development at Barton Malow, a, full-service construction and design services company.

In his new role, Stempien provides business development support for the K-12 and Higher Education groups, National Sports and Specialty Projects divisions, and the Ohio and Chicago regional offices. He is based in corporate headquarters, Southfield, Michigan. A registered architect, he joined the company in 1998.

"Robert is a talented business leader with the ability to interpret economic and client needs, helping Barton Malow deliver value-added services," said Sheryl Maibach, FSMPS, chief marketing officer.

Stempien earned bachelor's and master's degrees in architecture from the University of Michigan and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Lawrence Technological University. In 2006, Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm appointed him to a four-year term on the State Board of Architects and as architect representative to the State Board of Engineers.

Barton Malow Company provides construction management, design/build, program management, general contracting, technology and rigging services throughout North America. The ISO (quality) certified company has LEED Accredited Professionals on staff and is an industry Building Information Modeling (BIM) leader. Niche market specialties include health care, educational, federal, industrial, energy and special event facilities. Barton Malow has a staff of 1,500 in 13 offices and is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan. Annual firm revenues exceed $1 billion. For additional information, visit