Next up Erik Lindstrom from Gilbane Building Company.
Name: Erik Lindstrom
Title: Construction Executive
Mr. Lindstrom is the business development manager for Gilbane’s Milwaukee, WI office. He has worked in the construction industry for 14 years and is skilled and experienced in all phases of construction having worked as a project manager and superintendent in addition to being a business development manager. Erik’s strong background in business development combined with his construction background makes him a well-rounded asset to the project teams he is involved with. His experience includes new construction and renovation projects across multiple markets including healthcare, residential, commercial and manufacturing. Erik has a BBA degree in Business Finance from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.See how he answered some of our questions:
Q: What do you enjoy the most about commercial real estate?
A: Construction. I love seeing a client’s vision come out of the ground.
Q: What is the best piece of advice you have received?
A: Always do what’s right (easy because it’s in my nature).
Q: Where did you grow up?
A: Howards Grove, WI
Q: Who is the most influential person in your life?
A: My Parents.
Q: What is something you hope to do in 2021?
A: Professionally: contribute to Gilbane’s growth and continue to make a difference. Personally: spend quality time with my wife and three kids.
Q: What is an important life lesson you’ve learned?
A: Patience (a virtue I am always working on), good things take time.
Q: Fill in the blank. If you knew me very well, you’d know ___________.
A: You’d know that I coach high school rugby for Marquette University High School for the past 7 years.