John began his career with his own company, JLM Construction Company, in Phoenix, Arizona, where he performed small remodels and ground up projects for organizations such as Girl Scouts of America and the Phoenix South Mountain Campus. After receiving his Bachelor’s degree in Building Construction from Arizona State University, John went on to work as an estimator and project manager at RL Drywall and MSC Construction. He continued his work as an estimator for construction companies in Arizona and California, advancing from Senior Estimator to Chief Estimator in 4 years.
John transferred his expertise to development and, after 13 years, became Vice President of The Renaissance Companies, where his notable projects totaled $85,000,000 gross volume and 2,150,000 square feet. During his time as President, John focused on growing Renaissance’s local and national markets. One major goal was to assist in launching a venture by leveraging Sundt Construction’s relationship into a Venture Partner called SR which pursued large national developers and e-commerce giants like Amazon.
With experience in design, construction, and development, John has focused both on the execution side and conceptual side of the businesses he has been a part of. Healthcare, hospitality, and retail are just some of the areas in which he has performed work through his projects. John focuses on every area of his work, with a focus on managing the details while fostering relationships and executing the project.