Press Release
Rick Millitello Named President of Herrero Builders

"As a lifelong builder, I am truly honored and humbled to lead a company as authentic and committed to value as Herrero."

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – 3/7/2022 - Herrero Builders, a San Francisco-based general contractor and leader in Lean construction, announced today that Rick Millitello has been elevated to the role of President. This addition to leadership supports Herrero Builders’ strategic plans and reconfirms its commitment to integrated project delivery, relationship development, and sector diversification.

Millitello has more than 40 years in the construction industry. Since joining Herrero in 2018 as Vice President of Operations, Rick has overseen Herrero’s continued success in the healthcare and education sectors and has been instrumental in our expansion into life sciences.  

“As a lifelong builder, I am truly honored and humbled to lead a company as authentic and committed to value as Herrero,” said Millitello. “In addition to steering Herrero’s continued growth, I am committed to giving back and mentoring the next generation of construction industry leaders, just as others mentored me.”

As CEO and Chairman for the family-owned company founded in 1955, Mark Herrero will focus on continued development of firm culture and strategy, deepening industry relationships, and fulfilling the mission to “discover and deliver collective value better than anyone in any industry.”

“Appointing Rick as President doesn’t just align with our company mission; it reinforces and promotes it. His infectious drive to continually improve and his sincere respect for peers and colleagues makes him the right choice to lead Herrero Builders, regardless of the family name,” said Herrero. 

“I am grateful for the complimentary partnership Rick and I have enjoyed during his first three years at Herrero, and look forward to what comes from our enhanced partnership. Together, we will continue our mission to discover and deliver value for all clients, partners, employees, and Bay Area communities.”

About Herrero Builders
Herrero Builders is a San Francisco-based commercial general contractor operating in the Bay Area since 1955. Industry leaders in Integrated Project Delivery and Lean Construction, their work spans new construction, seismic upgrades, and tenant improvements for healthcare, life science, education, commercial, historic, and hospitality clients. 

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