MBA Team

  • Cory G. Martin

    Principal - Business Development

    Cory has over 24 years of experience in general contracting and managing industrial, commercial, and custom construction. Prior to and during his pursuit of a college degree, Cory obtained his "real world" education while working for a general contractor to pay for his schooling.

    Cory graduated from Weber State University in Ogden, Utah with a Bachelor-of-Science degree in Construction Management and Technology. Since graduation, Cory has successfully managed projects ranging a value from $500,000 to $70 million.

    Cory has worked as Senior Project Manager since graduation. He is responsible for managing several commercial and industrial construction projects from initial design and bidding, through subcontracting and self-performance. He also manages and trains other project managers and project lead men in the discipline of project management. He prepares and maintains construction budgets on various individual projects throughout the company. Cory has also served proudly in the U.S. Army.

  • Mark Brown

    Principal - Production

    Mark has over 25 years experience in estimating, engineering, and contract management. As Director of Engineering and Account Management, Mark works closely with MBA customers, architects, and subcontractors to develop project construction sites. He also provides direction to the civil, mechanical, and electrical engineers during the design phase.

    Mark has managed commercial construction contracts valued up to $15 million. Specializing in design build projects. Mark has designed and managed projects in 20 states along with Canada and Europe. On most projects, critical decisions between design and costs are needed to keep a project on budget. Mark specializes in working with owners and architects to form a team to meet the owners requirements while making the tough decisions of how to keep the cost in control.

    Mark has been a member of the Key Bank of Idaho Executive Board, and has served on a number of other community bards and task forces in the past. He was awarded by Governor Kempthorne as Idaho's National Small Businessman of the Year in 2006. Mark holds a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from Montana State University.

  • Daniel Acevedo

    Principal - Administration

    Dan has over 16 years experience in finance, accounting, legal, and contract management. In his role, Dan works directly with MBA customers, subcontractors, and vendors to negotiate and draft contracts, prepare bid documents, screen subcontractors, define scopes of work, draft subcontractors, and address financial and legal concerns. He also serves as the organization’s General Counsel and provides guidance to the MBA finance function.

    Dan has managed commercial construction contracts valued up to $10 million. In this capacity, he negotiates amicable resolutions of various issues with government regulatory agencies, customers, and vendors. He also acted as the Human Resources director and represented the company on personnel matters.

    Dan serves as a part-time City Attorney to the residents of Blackfoot, Idaho. He was honored by Governor Kempthorne with the National Small Businessman of the Year Award for Idaho in 2006. He earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Georgetown University Law School in Washington D.C., and also holds a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, with minor studies in Business Administration and Spanish, from the Utah State University in Logan, Utah.
     

 

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