Gulf Building LLC Announces Hiring of Shawn Quill as Chief Financial Officer

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Certified Public Accountant and fifteen-year industry veteran, Quill to oversee all aspects of the accounting and financial functions for the esteemed Fort Lauderdale-based construction management firm

Shawn Quill joins the Fort Lauderdale-based Gulf Building as the company's new chief financial officer.

We are thrilled to have Shawn on our executive team and know he will play an integral role in the continued growth and success of Gulf Building.

Gulf Building LLC, South Florida’s premier provider of commercial and custom-residential construction management services, today announced the hiring of Shawn Quill as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). In his new position, Quill is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the accounting and financial functions of the company, including developing and maintaining effective accounting, financial and treasury systems, as well as preserving the company’s existing relationships with various external entities from its accounting firm, legal team and bonding firm, to financial institutions and lenders.

“Shawn brings impressive, longtime accounting and financial management experience in the construction industry,” said John Scherer, president and CEO, Gulf Building LLC. “We are thrilled to have Shawn on our executive team and know he will play an integral role in the continued growth and success of Gulf Building.”

Quill brings nearly 15 years of accounting and financial management experience, including 10 years in the construction industry, to his role as CFO at Gulf Building. Prior to joining the company, he served as Controller for Konover South and Sikon Construction Corporation in Deerfield Beach. In addition, Quill also previously worked as the accounting manager for Centerline Homes, as well as a senior auditor for a large, reputable Miami-based CPA firm.

Quill is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He holds a degree in Business Administration from American University in Washington D.C. and a Masters of Accounting from the Huizenga School of Business at Nova Southeastern University. He currently resides in Parkland with his wife, Elyse, and their son, Ethan.

Gulf Building offers a full range of in-house construction services including general contracting, construction management, and interior design. Its portfolio includes new construction and renovation in the hotel, medical, office, educational, industrial and governmental sectors, in addition to its ever-growing repertoire of high-end, custom residential projects. Various notable contracts awarded and recent projects in the works include the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA) Operations Center and Pompano Tri-Rail Station Improvements, as well as the structural concrete for the new Jet Blue terminal planned at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport. The company also was selected as the general contractor for the construction of Maritime Professional Training’s 25,000-square-foot facility expansion currently underway at the private maritime training school’s Fort Lauderdale campus.

Gulf Building’s headquarters is located at 633 South Federal Highway, Suite 500 in Fort Lauderdale, FL. For more information, call (954) 492-9191 or visit

Founded in 1991, Gulf Building LLC provides an innovative, integrated and hands-on approach to construction management and design, serving the greater South Florida market and beyond. Celebrating 25 successful years in business in 2015, the esteemed Fort Lauderdale builder maintains that improved timeliness is just as important as staying within budget, and that quality materials mean little without the expertise and skill to guarantee precision. To that end, Gulf Building holds itself to a higher standard than most other construction firms, not only in the work that it delivers, but also with regard to the employees in which the company invests. With a foundation based on integrity, quality and experience, Gulf Building’s detail-oriented, forward-thinking approach to construction management and design consistently generates end results that are on time, within budget and exceed client expectations. For more information, including a detailed overview of services and portfolio of past projects, visit


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