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Monthly Archives: October 2013

Katie Kost: Graduating to a New Level of Leadership

Anyone who thinks that major construction sites are no place for a woman to spend her professional life should talk to Hoffman Construction Material Manager and Laborer Foreman Katie Kost. She’s found a unique job in the building trades that … Continue reading

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Cory Naranjo: A Good Fit for Foreman

“If I wasn’t in the trades?” General Foreman Cory Naranjo considers the question as the walkie-talkie affixed to his vest crackles to life. He’s stumped. “I never really considered it,” he concludes. “I’d probably be working an office job, hating … Continue reading

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Dao Dang: Building a life in this country by building skyscrapers

To see Dao Dang today, striding around the Building Module 2 Intel site, coordinating a team of carpenters for his longtime employers Hoffman Construction, you would never guess that the man moved here from Central Vietnam at age 18 not … Continue reading

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