Primoris Services Corporation (Primoris) announced today it has appointed Chad Haxton as chief information officer. Mr. Haxton joined Primoris in 2019 as senior vice president of information technology to lead the organization’s digital strategy encompassing data analytics, business intelligence, system development, cybersecurity, and technical services. With this appointment, he will continue to drive Primoris’ digital transformation through innovation and technology implementations.
“As the specialty services and construction industries break new ground through the adoption of emerging technologies, Chad’s clear vision and leadership enable us to best serve our clients, employees, and partners,” said Tom McCormick, Primoris' president and chief executive officer. “We remain committed to investing in solutions that align with our growth objectives, and Chad’s strategic direction, depth of knowledge, and forward-looking lens add integral value to our operations and enhance our project delivery capabilities.”
As chief information officer, Mr. Haxton will partner with stakeholders across Primoris to define and deliver advanced information technology solutions and integration across its offices and jobsites. This includes deployment of hardware, software, and cybersecurity technologies while leveraging cloud-based and mobile strategies to streamline field operations and enable successful and safe project delivery.
“I’m thrilled to take on this expanded role and guide our strategic investment in technologies that drive business value and profitability across our organization,” said Mr. Haxton. “I’ve been extremely honored to lead our team delivering cutting-edge, impactful, and pioneering solutions that allow us to advance, innovate, and thrive. As chief information officer, I look forward to continuing to champion this work into the future.”
Mr. Haxton has over thirty years of experience delivering meaningful results across various industries, most recently serving as chief information officer of Schwarz Partners. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial management from Purdue University and a Master of Business Administration in finance from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business.
Primoris Services Corporation is a leading specialty contractor providing critical infrastructure services to the utility, energy/renewables and pipeline services markets throughout the United States and Canada. The Company supports a diversified base of blue-chip customers with engineering, procurement, construction and maintenance services. A focus on multi-year master service agreements and an expanded presence in higher-margin, higher-growth markets such as utility-scale solar facility installations, renewable fuels, power delivery systems and communications infrastructure have also increased the Company’s potential for long-term growth. Additional information on Primoris is available at www.prim.com.
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