NEWS

Topper Welcomed to Team |

We are very pleased to welcome Brian Topper to our NOVA team as our newest Senior Superintendent! Beginning with a carpentry apprenticeship in 1980, Brian loves that even now after 40 years in the construction industry, he’s still learning. He and his wife, Teresa, live in Bryantown, MD. Welcome, Brian! We are excited to have… Read more »

Estimating Assistant Welcomed |

We are very pleased to welcome Jessica Turner to the Branch Builds team in Richmond on September 3! Originally from Fredericksburg, Jessica moved to the Richmond area a few years ago to attend VCU and study Health Sciences. Halfway through her senior year, she decided to change her major to psychology, and she is currently… Read more »

Gerges Promoted |

Joseph Gerges

We are very pleased to announce the promotion of Joseph Gerges to Assistant Superintendent! Joseph joined our Richmond team in June 2018 as a Field Engineer and has been a valued team member on the Loudoun County Firing Range project, willing to take on any task, any time, no questions asked.  Joseph has helped build,… Read more »

Branch Builds Achieves Diamond in the ABC STEP Safety Management System |

Branch Builds announced it has achieved Diamond in the Associated Builders and Contractor’s STEP safety management system. Founded in 1989, STEP participation demonstrates safety leadership and a cultural commitment to safety performance. STEP applicants measure their safety processes and policies on 24 key components through a detailed questionnaire with the goal of implementing or enhancing… Read more »

Rijke Joins Branch Builds Team |

We are very excited to welcome our newest Assistant Estimator, Jordan Rijke, to the Branch Builds team!  Jordan was one of our outstanding 2018 interns and recently graduated Magna Cum Laude from Virginia Tech with a degree in Building Construction. Welcome aboard, Jordan!  We are thrilled to have you on our Roanoke estimating team and… Read more »

Herndon Welcomed as Project Engineer |

We are very excited to welcome Cole Herndon officially to the Branch Builds team! Cole interned with us in 2018 and has accepted a full-time Project Engineer position in Roanoke effective June 17! Cole grew up on a farm just south of Staunton, VA and attended Riverheads High School. He is a recent graduate of… Read more »

Avalos Promoted to Field Engineer |

We are very pleased to announce the promotion of Roberto Avalos to Field Engineer! Roberto started with Branch Builds in late October 2018 as a Carpenter through an employee referral. In addition to his outstanding carpentry skills, he quickly demonstrated his ability to grasp Procore in the Superintendent tasks. Roberto rapidly caught on to filling… Read more »

Senior Project Manager Joins Team |

Branch Builds welcomes Eric Amacher, Senior Project Manager, to our team in Herndon, VA! Eric was born and raised in Atlanta, GA and graduated from Georgia State University. During college and after graduation, Eric began his career in his family’s construction business where he remained until his father’s passing. In 1996, Eric accepted a position… Read more »

Why Now is the Time to Join Branch Builds |

With more than 55 years of expertise, our success is deeply rooted in our exceptional, high-performance teams in Virginia and North Carolina comprised of talented professionals. Here are the top three reasons why now is the time to join Branch Builds: Pathways to Leadership We’re committed to building legacies for a thriving future and those… Read more »

Building Legacies for a Thriving Future as Branch Builds |

It’s an exciting time! As you may have seen, last week we were thrilled to announce that Branch & Associates has become Branch Builds. This new name and brand align with our twenty-year goal of ambitious growth across our four offices in Roanoke, VA, Richmond, VA, Herndon, VA, and Charlotte, NC. The Branch Builds name… Read more »