Peak Construction is successful because of the team we’ve built. Get to know David Michael, Vice President of Sales.
With seven years in the business, David works closely with clients whether it is on the front end of sales or focused on the project site. When David is not at Peak Construction, he spends his time playing rugby, traveling the world, or enjoying the night life in the city.
What do you like most about working at Peak Construction?
I like the people I get to work with, solving the challenges that come with servicing our clients, Peak Construction’s do the right thing approach and the collaborative atmosphere.
What do you enjoy most about being on Peak Construction’s sales team?
I like being on the front-end solving problems and challenges.
What is the best professional advice you received so far?
Find your own doors. They’re not always easily seen.
If you weren’t in Construction, what would you do?
I would be in the finance industry.
What are three words to describe yourself?
Fun. Outgoing. Determined.
What has been your favorite project to date?
Riddell’s North Ridgeville Ohio project is my favorite. It was a complex project – not a traditional warehouse in that it combined several services, incorporated a large distribution effort and office space, requiring EPA and regulatory agency involvement.
Has your degree in Renewable Energy been helpful in the construction industry?
My degree is helpful in that the same construction project principals I learned in school apply to our commercial projects today. As we move towards more LEED and green-centered applications, I believe my degree will become more useful.
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
Hopefully, being very successful in the industry with my own team and expanding Peak Construction into new markets.
What is your biggest weakness?
Comprehending that there’s only 24 hours in a day.
What is your personal motto? Seize the Day
What is your favorite sport? Rugby. Go Chicago Riot!
What book are you currently reading? Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
What is your favorite hobby: Traveling & exploring different countries
What is a surprising fact about you? I’ve owned race horses