City of Maricopa: Economic Development Done Right with Nathan Steele
City of Maricopa – Economic Development Done Correctly. Robert and JJ met with Nathan Steele (Chief Economic Development Officer) of the City of Maricopa to discuss “all things” development related in the City of Maricopa. Nathan enlightened everyone with the tremendous growth in Maricopa and went on to elaborate.
Mac and Bleu is the hot new podcast dedicated to all things related to building Arizona. Topics discussed range from construction, economic development, supply chain, and market segments.
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The hosts, Robert Johnson of Tori Contracting, LLC and JJ Levenske of Bleuwave have their finger on the pulse of the people building Arizona.
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Robert Johnson is a knowledgeable construction professional with over 40 years of experience. His experience ranges from residential to commercial and industrial sectors. Robert began working in the trades immediately out of high school and quickly advanced to Journeyman status.
Robert went to estimating, operations, senior-level management, as well as business development. Robert is consistently building relationships and networking with those associated with all aspects of development and construction. Robert has become a respected source for prefabricated construction solutions.
Robert enjoys spending time with Pam, his wife of 42 years, their 3 children, and 10
JJ Levenske is a seasoned construction executive with over 30 years of experience in the commercial and industrial sectors.
From pre-construction services to complex quality controls and close-outs, he brings a commitment to delivering the highest levels of professionalism and customer service.
J.J.’s dedication to construction has allowed him to become an industry expert which he aims to share with customers and investors alike.
J.J. does not believe in mediocrity and strives to see the “end at the beginning” for each project, effectuating a higher return on investment for the entire team.
Early on in his career, J.J. worked as a cost engineer conducting feasibility estimates, strategic capital estimates, cost planning, and analysis of value engineering for the technology, petrochemical, and food industries. He went on to develop and implement a variety of systems for estimating, scheduling, resource management, and cost tracking while holding Project Manager and Senior Management Positions.
During his tenure, JJ has been involved in $1 billion worth of construction services. A strong entrepreneurial acumen allows him to be the perfect advocate for your facility-based business solutions.