Executive Vice President
Brian graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 1996 with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance. Immediately following graduation Brian worked for JPI in Irving, Texas. His initial role was in the construction accounting department and he completed his employment in the Asset Management group as a financial analyst. Brian began working for Rizzo Construction in January of 1999. He has almost 20 years of experience managing a wide range of projects, from tenant finish out to ground up construction with full site development. Brian's duties at Braun & Butler include new business development, working with owner and design teams during pre-construction, project cost estimating, negotiating contracts with owners and subcontractors, developing and updating construction schedules, writing subcontracts and purchase orders, and managing subcontractors.
Brian's experience, leadership, and affable personality have allowed him to build strong, lasting relationships with clients, local architects and engineers, and subcontractors and vendors. His knowledge and commitment to safety make him an invaluable asset to the projects he leads. In his free time Brian enjoys spending time with his wife Andrea and their two children. He also enjoys hunting, fishing, and playing soccer.