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Pankow Builders Announces Jack Mollenkopf Named Chief Executive Officer



PASADENA, CA – Charles Pankow Builders, Ltd. (Pankow) and its Board of Directors are pleased to announce the appointment of Jack Mollenkopf as CEO. He succeeds Mike Concannon, who brought a fresh industry perspective to Pankow as the organization celebrates 60 years of continued success in 2023 and strategically positions itself for sustained growth.

Having spent 28 years with Pankow, Jack has long been part of Pankow’s succession plan for continued growth and success in our Northern and Southern California offices. As CEO, this important perspective will preserve Pankow’s master builder legacy while advancing the organization to new heights in the next 60 years. Jack will provide executive leadership and oversight of Pankow’s overall strategic and cultural direction. “Having worked with Jack over the past year, I am excited to see him step into this role and strategically equip the organization to stay ahead of the complex challenges of our industry,” said Concannon. “As he honors our deep roots as technical, client-focused problem solvers, Jack will lead Pankow to new heights as a leader in the industry while delivering exceptional projects and incredible experiences for our teams,” said Pankow President Dave Eichten.

“I am thrilled to take on this role at such an exciting time in our industry, from unique ways of partnering with our clients and collaborators at the earliest onset of a project to emerging technology, tools, and materials at the tips of our fingers, a strong purpose drives Pankow to solve the needs of our clients and bring forward solutions that will help transform our industry,” said Mollenkopf. “The talented people at Pankow are on a mission to reimagine the building experience for all involved, and I look forward to leading the organization into the next 60 years of continued success for all involved,” said Mollenkopf.

About Pankow

Since 1963, Pankow has benefited clients through creative problem-solving, engineering expertise, and construction innovation. Pioneers of design-build and integrated project delivery, Pankow provides design-build, design-assist, general contracting, and tenant improvement services. Pankow specializes in complex projects and works in occupied facilities in a diverse range of markets and building types. The company adds value to project teams with its expertise in design management, sustainable design and construction, virtual design and construction, and lean construction practices. Pankow has over 60 years of continuous presence in the Los Angeles and Bay Area regions. For more information, please visit www.pankow.com

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