Jennifer Briggs Joins Brinkman Construction’s Board of Directors

Dec 7, 2022 | Member News

Executive leadership consultant Jennifer Briggs has joined the board of directors for Brinkman Construction. A 100% employee-owned commercial general contracting company.

Jennifer brings with her two decades of experience in human resources, serves as Chair of the Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade’s (COEDIT) Employee Ownership Commission, and is an Executive Fellow at Rutgers University Institute for the Study of Employee Ownership and Profit Sharing. Previously, Briggs worked as Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Development for New Belgium Brewing for over 12 years. During her time there, she was a key leader in driving a culture of ownership, learning, and innovation across the organization.

Construction companies are the fastest-growing employee-owned industry in the United States, with 15% already holding ESOPs. In its sixth year of employee ownership, Brinkman Construction looks to Briggs’s expertise to further raise employee and client satisfaction while expanding the ESOP.

“Jennifer’s expertise in operations, organizational development, and Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs) make her an outstanding addition to our board,” says Jim Ciesla, President and CEO of Brinkman Construction.

About Brinkman Construction

As a 100% employee-owned commercial contractor, Brinkman Construction offers tailor-made solutions for each client. With a commitment to serving clients across diverse industries, Brinkman has delivered unparalleled services to multifamily, healthcare, hospitality, office, industrial, and restaurant/brewery clients since 2005.

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