Jeff Madden, 35
Mortenson Construction, Madison, Wis.
BS, Arizona State University
Thirteen-year Mortenson career involves projects throughout the U.S. and South America; portfolio of high-tech projects includes clean rooms, semiconductor plants, R&D buildings, and data networking facilities.
Member of firm’s Operating Group; responsible for bid package development, evaluation, and award; design review; contractor qualification; and management of project through closeout.
Helped develop and test firm’s new cost issue management system.
$205 million University of Colorado’s Research Complex 2 project, Denver.
$150 million Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, Madison, Wis.
OFF THE CLOCK
Ran both the Honolulu and Chicago marathons.
Favorite pastime: fly fishing.
Ultimate relaxation: Simmering in a hot tub with a quality beer in hand and the clear, cold, mountain sky above.
Favorite food: Thai, because of the depth of flavors and spices.
Spent a year living on Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro.