Tonya Byrd Joins Gilbane Building Company to Expand Business Development Strategies in Georgia


Tonya Byrd

“Tonya brings a unique set of skills that will be a key contributor to our strategic growth and our value to our clients. – Brian Steed, Vice President, Atlanta Business Unit Head, Gilbane Building Company

Gilbane Building Company is pleased to announce the arrival of Tonya Byrd (formerly Tonya Jackson), as Business Development Manager in the Atlanta office. Tonya brings twenty-five years of sales and industry experience building influential relationships and creating value. In her new role, she will work closely with operations to improve and expand customer relationships, as well as gain market share in certain public and private sectors.

Tonya has spent her entire career in the Georgian market doing business development. She focuses on customer relations, monitoring new markets, industry trends and securing sales growth and customer satisfaction.

“We are delighted to welcome Tonya and her extensive knowledge of the local market to Gilbane,” said Brian Steed, Vice President and Head of Atlanta Business Unit, Gilbane Building Company. “Tonya brings a unique set of skills that will be a key contributor to our strategic growth and our value to our clients. “

Tonya is an active volunteer with several industry organizations including University of West Georgia Foundation (board), Douglas County Education Foundation (board / DCI committee), Douglas County Schools Partners in Education (board of Directors), Wellstar Hospital Authority Council (Board Member), General Contractors Association (National Business Development Forum).

Tonya attended Georgia State University majoring in Marketing.

About Gilbane Building Company

Gilbane provides a full range of construction and facilities related services – from pre-construction planning and integrated consulting capabilities to comprehensive construction management, general contractors, design-build and facilities management services. – for customers in various markets. Founded in 1870 and still a private family business, Gilbane has more than 45 offices around the world.

Gilbane has been a leading construction official in Georgia and South Carolina since the 1970s, serving public and private clients in a variety of markets including education, healthcare, corporate / commercial, multi-family and the local collectives.

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