Our Cornerstones

  • Professional Competence.
  • Uncompromised Integrity.
  • Proven Experience.
  • Superior On Time Performance.

About New West Development

New West Development Inc. is a company with a strong set of core values and exceptional employees who have the knowledge, experience, integrity and commitment to build the infrastructure of the future.

New West’s mission as an organization is to provide outstanding service and perform to the highest standards of excellence in all areas of our business. We achieve this goal by leading and empowering a team of dedicated employees and subcontractors in partnering with our clients for consistently successful projects.

We continually strive to be a valued partner to our customers by identifying and defining their needs, offering professional input and counsel, and developing effective solutions to difficult project challenges. We follow through with a team of reliable, experienced professionals who are capable of making the kinds of decisions that keep projects moving ahead to successful project completion.

The result is superior value to our clients that focuses on exceptional performance, reliability, creativity and responsiveness.

Meet Our Operations Team

John Kennedy, President
John joined the organization in January 1997. He became Vice President of Operations in 2000. He was responsible for business development activities, estimating, contract negotiation, scheduling and direct field oversight. John became President/Owner of New West in 2008. John has more than 30 years of senior management experience in heavy civil contracting, many years of which working for international companies. John has a degree in Civil Engineering Technology and an MBA in International Business Management.
Jaime Lewis, Vice President - Administration
Jaime joined the organization as a project manager in March of 2007; she became Vice President of Administration in 2012. She has earned everyone’s respect and trust as a highly competent professional. Jaime was born into the construction business and possesses a clear understanding of contract obligations and importance of performance. Jaime has a BS in Biochemical Engineering and a Masters of Construction Management from USC.
Bruce Ford, Business Development Manager
Bruce joined the organization in 2017 bringing with him his extensive knowledge of the wastewater industry and his leadership capabilities. Bruce specializes in general management, sales management, logistics, operations and acquisitions; he has a proven track-record developing successful leaders and living Servant Leadership principles. He has almost 30 years of experience in the wastewater wholesale distribution industry. Bruce has a BA in Industrial Relations from UNC Chapel Hill.

 

Marlon Barrow, Projects Coordinator
Marlon has been part of our organization since 1993. Marlon has extensive experience with managing crews and materials and services procurement for all types of projects. Marlon’s hands-on direct approach enables him to support New West’s fast tract scheduling system.
Ryan Kennedy, Estimator
Ryan joined the organization in 2012 after being involved in the custom home market segment for a number of years.  Ryan is relied upon to provide the needed support to keep New West moving forward with aggressive reliable cost proposals.
Andy Fox, Project Manager
Andy joined our organization in 2018 after being involved in project management and estimating for various aspects of construction for the past 12 years.  Andy will be focused on coordinating field operations through a hands on approach.

Paul Faung, Lead Mechanic
Paul has been part of our organization since 2012. Paul’s vast experience working around heavy equipment enables him to keep our fleet in prime condition. Paul, along with his team, maintains our fleet of over 50 pieces of heavy equipment and vehicles.

Field Supervisors
New West benefits from the expertise of field supervisors that have cumulatively been with our organization more than 100 years. Their experience in New West’s market segment is vast as is their competence and commitment. These individuals are highly respected within the industry by all past and present customers.

Field Supervisors

Name
Ken Campbell
Russ Gregerson
Tony Krause
Jim Cupp

Joined
1996
1988
2013
2017

 

 

Professional Partners

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Parker Smith Feek
Insurance and Bonding

Berntson-Porter

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Master Builder’s Association
Professional Association

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A. Shawn Hicks
Attorney