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Industry Veteran Janicek Joins Gilbane Chicago as Senior Project Executive

Jeff Janicek
Jeff Janicek
CHICAGO, IL — Gilbane Building Company announces that Jeff Janicek joined the team as a Senior Project Executive and Healthcare Market Leader for the Chicago business unit. Janicek has 37 years of experience in the Midwest construction industry. He will leverage his expertise to drive project consistency and elevate Gilbane’s focus on the health care, life sciences, and higher education markets.

“We are thrilled to have Jeff Janicek join our leadership team in Chicago. He offers notable strengths in leading teams, planning strategy, managing relationships, and constructing complex projects,” said Karrie Kratz, Vice President and Business Leader for Gilbane Chicago. “He brings an extensive track record of success on health care projects that will support our growth in this strategic market.”

During his career, Janicek has developed and executed successful business plans that resulted in company creation and growth. He is an advocate and industry leader in implementing Lean construction practices. Janicek has led numerous high-profile projects for health care clients, including Silver Cross Hospital, Advocate Aurora Health, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital, Rush University Medical Center, and Northwestern Medicine.

Janicek has a construction engineering degree from Bradley University and is a certified Healthcare Contractor.

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