Gilbane Building Company Adds Strategic New Hire
CHICAGO, IL Gilbane Building Company welcomes Gary Thalheimer as a Vice President/District Manager in Gilbane's Chicago, Illinois, office. Thalheimer most recently served as the Midwest Regional Manager for his previous employer.
Thalheimer brings more than 35 years of experience in the design, development, and construction of more than $5 billion of projects in a variety of markets including high rise, multi-family, residential, and commercial. Significant projects in his portfolio include the Blue Cross Blue Shield Headquarters, 345 East Ohio, The Heritage at Millennium Park, The Legacy at Millennium Park and Roosevelt Collection, to name a few. Thalheimer will leverage this significant experience in his role to increase Gilbane's visibility and market share in the corporate and developer markets.
"For us, it is about building the best people, relationships and the Chicago community," said Adam Jelen, Gilbane Building Company Senior Vice President and Division Leader. "People and passion make the difference. Adding Gary to our Chicago leadership team is another step toward our continued commitment to growing our Chicago presence."
Thalheimer holds a Master of Architecture with specialization in structural engineering and a Bachelor of Science in architectural studies from the University of Illinois, Urbana/Champaign. He is also a Registered Architect in the state of Illinois and is active in several organizations including ULI, CTBUH, and Rebuilding Metro Chicago.