Spataro will oversee all West Coast accounts, project and field teams, and operations for Schimenti. His technical knowledge, reputation in the market, and ability to build relationships in a competitive environment support Schimenti’s strategic plan.
“We’re in a period of evolution and growth at Schimenti, and Vinnie is a critical component to the success of our West Coast strategic objectives as we look to the future,” said Matthew Schimenti, President of Schimenti. “Vinnie will be instrumental in ensuring that our best-in-class talent and responsible building practices drive sustained expansion in our West Coast markets, adding value for our clients.”
Prior to joining Schimenti, Spataro led the retail, commercial, sports, and entertainment sectors for Shawmut Design and Construction, based in Los Angeles. As Senior Director, he helped grow Shawmut’s Los Angeles presence while overseeing all national sports venue accounts, project teams, and operations. Spataro led the construction of new buildings such as, Louis Vuitton’s Rodeo Drive Flagship, The Row on Melrose Place, SoFi Stadium, and the Glorya Kaufman Performing Arts Center. He has also contributed his expert knowledge on panels for such organizations as the Stadium Managers Association, Major League Baseball, and the ALSD.
“I’m thrilled to join Schimenti and contribute to the West Coast advancement of this industry-leading firm,” Spataro said. “Schimenti has an excellent reputation for premiere service, and its team is comprised of the industry’s best talent. With the economy shifting rapidly, it is key to have a clear strategic vision for the region that focuses on our clients, our people, and our markets.”