Article March 29, 2022
Preston Companies Appoints New CFO Kevin Byrne
Preston Companies recently announced the reappointment of Kevin Byrne as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective February 15, 2022. Byrne will report to Jordan Thomas, Preston Pipelines President, and will oversee the financial actions of the company. His duties include tracking cash flow, analyzing strengths and weaknesses to propose corrective action plans when necessary, and preparing accurate forecasts so that management can make informed decisions about future investments or cuts.
Byrne joins Preston as an industry veteran with over 30 years of experience in construction finance. Prior to his current role at Preston, Byrne worked at KDW Construction where he was the CFO since 2020. Before working at KDW Construction, Byrne acted as Controller at Preston for over three years and CFO for five years. He was also an owner and served as Director of Finance and Controller at Top Grade Construction for over 19 years.
Byrne has extensive knowledge in construction financial management, risk management, process improvements, and team building. He received his bachelor’s degree in Applied Economics, Global Economy from the University of San Francisco.
“We’re excited to welcome Kevin back to the Preston team,” said President Jordan Thomas. “Kevin knows the ins and outs of the organization and we’re more than confident in his abilities to once again take over as Chief Financial Officer.”
Preston Companies brings extensive expertise and hands-on partnership to complex projects. Our services include excavating and installing underground wet and dry utilities, soils testing and management, and fill site management. With 50 years of experience and over 450 employees, Preston Companies has continued to evolve, while always delivering on our core values of Quality, Integrity and Service. Preston Companies is the parent company for all current and future business ventures.
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