Gilbane Building Company Names New Vice President in Cleveland

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19-year Construction Industry Veteran, Scott Orr, Promoted to Vice President in Gilbane's Cleveland Office


Scott Orr, Vice President, Gilbane Building Company

Scott’s diverse experience coupled with his intense focus on serving our customers will ensure Gilbane’s continued growth and stability in Northeast Ohio.

Gilbane Building Company announced the promotion of Cleveland office district manager, Scott Orr, to vice president.

“Since joining Gilbane, Scott has been an integral leader for our Cleveland team,” says Tom Laird, executive vice president at Gilbane. “His experience, expertise and customer centric focus have helped build and support strong client relationships in key markets.”

Scott Orr joined Gilbane in 2011 and has served as the district manager in Cleveland, OH. He has 19 years of construction management experience specializing in large-scale building programs for corporate, healthcare, higher education, hospitality and federal clients.

Scott led many complex, fast-track projects for Gilbane, including the Ernst & Young Office Tower and Aloft Hotel, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company Global Headquarters and The Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park.

A champion of the Gilbane philanthropic philosophy, Orr is an active participant in community service initiatives including the ACE Mentor Program of Cleveland and Rebuilding Together. Orr was recognized as one of Crain’s Cleveland Forty Under 40 honorees in 2013 for his professional success and civic contributions.

“Scott’s diverse experience coupled with his intense focus on serving our customers will ensure Gilbane’s continued growth and stability in Northeast Ohio,” says Laird.

About Gilbane Building Company

Gilbane provides a full slate of construction and facilities-related services – from pre-construction planning and integrated consulting capabilities to comprehensive construction management, close-out and facility management services – for clients across various markets. Founded in 1873 and still a privately held, family-run company, Gilbane has more than 50 office locations around the world. For more information, visit

Gilbane has been providing construction management services in Ohio since 1959 and has served numerous clients including the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission, the Cleveland Clinic, University Hospitals, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, the Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park, Kent State University, Cleveland State University and Cuyahoga Community College. Gilbane is an active participant in the ACE Mentor Program of Cleveland, Rebuilding Together Cleveland, United Way of Northeast Ohio and the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland.

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Elizabeth Mortensen
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