S. M. WILSON ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT OF BILL WAGNER, VICE PRESIDENT OF HEALTHCARE

St.
Louis, Mo., January 16, 2020  – S. M.
Wilson announces retirement of Vice President of Healthcare, Bill Wagner after
18 years with the company and more than 39 years in the construction industry.
During his tenure at S. M. Wilson, Wagner has forged partnerships with industry
leaders and built a talented healthcare project team, leaving the company in a
strong position to execute strategic initiatives.

“On
behalf of everyone at S. M. Wilson, I would like to thank Bill for his many
contributions to our growth and success. Over the years, he has been an
invaluable member of the team, providing mentorship on more than $1.1 billion
in healthcare experience, building S. M. Wilson’s portfolio with BJC
HealthCare, Boone Hospital and Blessing Health System and cultivating a strong
foundation for S. M. Wilson’s future in the healthcare industry,” said Scott
Wilson, S. M. Wilson CEO.



Moving
forward, S. M. Wilson’s healthcare division will be led by a strong team of
Project Directors, Brian Bea, Dean Foth and Mike Hanner. Together the trio has
more than $2 billion of healthcare experience. Bea has 20 plus years of
experience in healthcare working with Blessing Health System, BJC HealthCare
and Mercy. Foth has 36 years of healthcare experience and has built complex programs
throughout the United States created a portfolio well over $1 billion. Hanner
has more than 20 years of experience and managed St. Louis’s largest healthcare
project.

S. M.
Wilson’s healthcare team is also comprised of an experienced pre-construction
and construction team members all of which have history working with Wagner
including Senior Project Manager, Matt Frank; Senior Project Manager, Kerry
Lorts; Project Manager, Andrew Ahlers; Director of Pre-Construction, Drew
Raasch; Director of Pre-Construction, Brian Nuehring; Senior Estimator, Paul
Wilson; Project Superintendent, Wayne Callahan; Project Superintendent, Steve
Lambing and Project Superintendent, Steve Timken.

Wilson
states, “This team will continue to execute on our long-term growth and
strategy to provide more value and personalized experience for our clients,
partners and employees, ensuring we are well-positioned to meet the
ever-evolving needs of the healthcare industry.”
 

S. M. Wilson is a full-service
construction management, design/build and general contracting firm with
headquarters in St. Louis. For nearly 100 years, S. M. Wilson has provided a
complete range of services and has become one of the leading general
construction and construction management firms in the St. Louis area. The
employee-owned company is dedicated to going above and beyond expectations for
their clients by putting people first. For
more information, visit www.smwilson.com.