Racanelli Construction Names Two Additional Staff Members

Racanelli Construction Company, Inc. (Melville, NY, www.racanelliconstruction.com), a leading construction management, general contractor and design/build resource for commercial, industrial, retail, medical, pre-engineered and multi-unit residential projects, announced the appointment of Gina Sorvillo as Project Administrator. She brings 18 years of office management and administrative experience to her new position, along with related experience in contract management, financial reporting, insurance and bond administration, human resources, payroll administration and accounts payable and receivables.

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Prior to joining Racanelli Construction, Gina served as the Office Manager and Administrator for Enterprise Architectural Sales, Inc. (New York, NY); a position she held since 2004. While with Enterprise Architectural Sales, she had broad responsibilities across various disciplines. She was responsible for general management inclusive of contract management  and administration, oversight of project documents and specifications, and ongoing daily communications with project foreman to coordinate field logistics and eliminate complications relating to labor, material and equipment delivery. Additionally, she coordinated, facilitated, and supervised all office management administrative duties, new employee onboarding, relationship management with developers, general contractors, subcontractors and vendors, as well as coordination of IT services with office employees. Compliance and corresponding with insurance brokers and general contractors relating to insurance and bond administration were also among her duties, along with payroll administration and accounts payable and receivables.

Gina earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook (Stony Brook, NY) and is a New York State Notary Public.

She resides in Massapequa, NY.

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Also, a 2nd addition of Dan Van De Kar as Senior Estimator. Dan brings over 30 years of experience in commercial and residential projects. He has a proven track record of accomplishments in planning and leading construction build-outs and renovations for multinational corporations.

Dan last served with the De Matteis Corporation (Elmont, NY) as a Senior Estimator. His role was extensive and encompassed reviewing of bids and project drawings, development of bid lists, quantity take offs using estimating software, preparation of scope sheets for review with subcontractors, preparation of scope leveling sheets, review of subcontractor proposals and related negotiations, collaboration with in-house estimating departments, site walk throughs to assess site logistics, and review of safety requirements to incorporate into general conditions.

His career also included the role of Chief Estimator with the Michael Anthony Contracting Corporation (New Hyde Park, NY), Senior Estimator with Venus Construction Services (Brooklyn, NY), Senior Estimator with MDG/Charis Design and Construction (Woodbury, NY), and Project Manager/Estimator with Ahearn Holtzman, Inc. (Port Chester, NY).

Dan’s higher education includes studies at BOCES, Dutchess Community College (Poughkeepsie, NY). He has also completed numerous OSHA 10 Safety Courses.

He resides in East Northport, NY.

About Racanelli Construction Company, Inc.

With roots dating back five decades ago, Racanelli Construction Company is a family business with a long legacy of commercial/industrial real estate building and development. The company serves its diverse clientele as a construction manager, general contractor or complete design/build resource. The company’s services are applied in the construction of corporate/industrial, healthcare, retail, hospitality/restaurant, educational, residential, religious, storage and pre-engineered buildings. Its highly qualified team of professionals and application of sound business processes with state-of-the-art technologies combine to facilitate high quality, on-time and on-budget projects. Racanelli Construction Company’s long history and impeccable reputation as a high-quality builder/developer has earned the company a broad bonding capacity as well as AAA Insurance coverage. Racanelli maintains excellent working relationships with local municipalities, business and civic associations, and elected officials. These relationships accrue considerable benefits to Racanelli’s clients when seeking financing/bonding, zoning approvals and support from the local community. Racanelli Construction Company executives are active members of the local community, serving on nonprofit organizations’ boards and participating in various philanthropic activities. For more information, visit: www.racanelliconstruction.com

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