Dallas, Texas (April 11, 2022) — Peinado Construction, a premier specialized industrial and commercial construction services firm, formally announced in January the promotion of Robert Shelton to President. In this role, Shelton will continue to spearhead front-end efforts for the firm, including client relations, preconstruction, business development and marketing, while facilitating collaboration across all departments.
A graduate of Texas A&M University and a LEED-accredited professional, Shelton began his career in construction while in college, performing multiple trades and gaining experience in project management, preconstruction and estimating, and joined Peinado Construction in 2013. As Executive Vice President, Preconstruction he helped the firm earn a reputation in the industry for being steadfast partners with a team mentality. Now, after 20 years in the industry honing his expertise in all facets of construction and business management, Shelton will provide leadership and oversight across the firm’s operations and create an environment that successfully mentors and brings the company to the next level.
“This is a fun business, full of great people and clients who are both partners and friends. I’m especially proud of the amazing team of people we’ve built at Peinado and the work we’ve accomplished together for our clients,” said Shelton. “I look forward to continuing to build the level of teamwork and communication among our people and partners to ensure we’re operating efficiently and effectively. We have an incredible level of trust with our industry partners, from our clients to subcontractors, and our goal is to continue to provide stability and guidance for everyone involved.”
Over the last 12 years, Peinado Construction has provided specialized, client-centered construction services for the industrial, manufacturing, distribution center, medical and datacenter industries throughout Texas. The firm has now delivered more than 50 million square feet of tilt wall projects in the state and has been named to Inc. Magazine’s exclusive roster of the 1,000 biggest and brightest American companies that have remained private.
“Over the past nine years, Robert has shown an unrelenting work ethic, dedication and loyalty to Peinado Construction and has been a major contributor to our growth and success,” said Frank A. “Teddy” Peinado, founder and CEO of Peinado Construction. “His ability to cultivate relationships with not only our clients, but also our team members, is unparalleled.”
As president, Shelton will continue to strengthen the firm’s client and partner relationships, helping clients to navigate market complications and build successful projects together. His market growth vision for Peinado includes taking the team’s experience and passion for what they do into other geographic and industry sectors.