More than just an ordinary company retreat, Willmeng Construction’s annual trip to Flagstaff, Ariz. each year with all of its employees and their families is much more of a “Mid-Year Celebration” with an event-filled weekend of relaxation, awards, entertainment, games, good eats, reflection on the company’s culture and lots of laughs.
What does being an American mean to you? For Keyvan Ghahreman, director of client and pre-construction services at Willmeng Construction, it means everything and it’s something he never has and never will take for granted. He shares his story about what being an American citizen means to him and his
Pablo Sandoval, project manager at Willmeng Construction, sat down for an interview with Chris Camacho, president of the Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC), to address the importance of supporting education, especially in underserved communities, as it relates to providing higher attainment opportunities. Sandoval shares a heart-felt story about the struggles
Louis D. Brandeis said, “Those who won our Independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.” That is why on Independence Day we would like to recognize all military members and veterans who served and sacrificed to preserve our freedom. As we remember
After moving to the United States for higher education opportunities, Isam Ghandour earned a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering before eventually joining the Willmeng team as vice president and chief estimator. When he needed support the most, Willmeng as there and has been ever since, including the sponsorship of his
With a strong blend of highly educated building professionals from around the world, Willmeng Construction is committed to hiring individuals with the best attitude, aptitude and work ethic. The firm sees its multi-cultural workplace as an advantage because it fosters for a range of diverse perspectives from individuals with a
A dedication to its employees and a thriving yet unique workplace culture are among the many reasons why Willmeng Construction continues to be recognized by various organizations and awards. Most recently on June 7 at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Willmeng was honored at an award breakfast for the 2018 Top Companies to work for
Whether it’s through donations to local charities, sponsoring employees’ H-1B work visas or volunteering with local youth sports leagues, giving back to the community and supporting its employees (including their families) remain important cultural cornerstones at Willmeng Construction. Over the years, Willmeng has sponsored a range of youth sports teams
Of the approximately 190,000 H-1B visa petitions submitted to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) this year, only about 85,000 will receive a visa, which means less than half of the foreign workers vying to live and work in the U.S. will be selected through the lottery system.
Just before school started in August, we sat down with our summer interns from the Del E. Webb School of Construction at Arizona State University to chat about their experience and how much they have grown. Although three of them will continue their interships into the semester, they had a