Brampton, Ontario, Canada — As part of exp’s strategic plan to manage growth and continue to deliver more value to its clients, the engineering, consulting and project management firm announced that Mark Dvorak was named Chief Operating Officer (COO) of exp starting April 1, 2016.

Mark brings over 20 years of experience working at exp and over the years has evolved from staff engineer, to Senior Project Manager on a number of complex projects, and then to Vice-president Transportation for US Central operations. In addition to his solid technical and managerial skills, he has also demonstrated excellent client management skills.  Mark was also involved with the success of the US predecessor company and most recently was instrumental with the negotiations between the former and current owners of exp and has been a key member and leader of the new transition team.

“We are very pleased that Mark will be assuming these new responsibilities,” said Vlad Stritesky, President & Co-CEO of exp.  “This nomination reflects our continued commitment to providing and developing high-caliber leadership that will help us realize our business objectives.”

“We are looking forward to the energy, experience and fresh insight that Mark will provide,” said Donna Floerchinger, exp Board Member and former CFO of Teng and Associates.  “Mark’s keen business acumen, strong accomplishments and deep understanding of our company will help us continue to deliver on our promises to clients and our employees.”

Mark will be responsible for creating an environment that allows exp to continue to provide a high level of service to clients. Mark will oversee all operations for exp and will be primarily responsible for ensuring the timely and efficient reorganization of the operating units. Mark will be leading the successful execution of our growth strategy.