Brings successful track record in New York City buildings market to new leadership role.

David GolabNEW YORK — David Golab has been named vice president of business development for building systems in New York City at WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional services consultancy.

In his new role, Golab will be responsible for client engagement and business development activities for the building systems group, as well as identifying new opportunities that will diversify the business across geographies, sectors and services. He will work closely with the firm’s New York staff and regional leadership to develop and implement tactical action plans and client relation management plans and lead key external marketing and client initiatives.

“David is an experienced business development professional and a recognized leader in the New York buildings market,” said John Bredehorst, WSP executive vice president and managing director for New York City building systems. “WSP’s clients will appreciate his collaborative spirit, his understanding of the unique building challenges within New York City, and his commitment to finding innovative and sustainable solutions in the built environment.”

Prior to joining WSP, Golab served as director of business development for a firm that specializes in the restoration of building exteriors, facades, roofs, windows and parking structures. During his 17 years with the firm he played a critical role in helping the company build its client base and expand into new markets.

Golab is a graduate of Michigan State University with a bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture. He is former member of multiple committees for the Manhattan Community Board 5, providing citizen-level and advisory review of projects for transportation, landmarks, parks and business improvement districts. He was the winner of the 2018 Vanguard of the Year Award from the Society of Marketing Professional Services.

About WSP USA
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of WSP, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment markets. With more than 9,500 employees in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. wsp.com

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