Nicholas D. Kasik, 39
Senior project manager
P1 Group, Las Vegas
BS, University of Nebraska
In 2007, hired to open Las Vegas office and build West Coast operations for $250 million mechanical contracting firm.
Responsibilities include overall leadership, business development, contract negotiations, scheduling, marketing, and staffing.
Currently managing $20 million in mechanical construction projects in four states.
Seventeen-year career includes a total of $175 million in mechanical construction projects.
Bellagio and Monte Carlo hotels, automated people mover.
Fairchild AFB, Luke AFB, and Vandenberg AFB hospital renovations.
Author, When All Else Fails…Try Success (2007).
Contributor to college textbook, Personal Finance (Addison-Wesley, 1996).
Founder, owner, Temptress Choppers custom cycle company.
OFF THE CLOCK
Relaxes on his 27-foot cabin cruiser on Lake Mead.
Turned his 1948 Chevy Coupe into a street rod and hit the show circuit.
Builds custom motorcycles and choppers.