CRE W Minnesota

Minneapolis' Ryan Companies promotes industry vetern to Midwest division manager

Jim-Kiesey

Minneapolis-based Ryan Companies US, Inc. recently promoted Jim Kiesey to division manager in the Midwest region.

Minneapolis-based Ryan Companies US, Inc. recently promoted Jim Kiesey to division manager in the Midwest region.

In his new role, Kiesey is responsible for the leadership and direction of the management team’s activities on construction projects in the Quad Cities and eastern Iowa market. Jim is also responsible for cost estimating, scheduling, design management and quality assurance. He also plays a key role in project pursuits, building community relationships and customer satisfaction.

“I’m honored and excited to accept the promotion to division manager,” said Kiesey. “I look forward to working with the Operations Team to promote collaboration, best practices, and growth in our Quad Cities and Midwest Hub markets.”

Since joining Ryan 13 years ago, Kiesey has been part of such notable projects as Trinity College of Nursing, the Mississippi Medical Plaza and multiple projects for Lujack’s Auto Plaza. He led the team on the Acciona Windpower Manufacturing Facility in West Branch, Iowa, Ryan’s first “wind” related project.  And, for the past three years, he has managed the Deere & Company account.