ABOUT SOUTHWESTERN SERVICES
Southwestern Services is a leader in providing value-added construction services to our customers by creating a successful partnership with them throughout the construction process. Our pledge is to establish lasting relationships with our customers by exceeding their expectations and gaining their trust through exceptional performance by every member of the construction team. The majority of Southwestern Services project management and executive team began their careers with retailers. We understand the time-sensitive nature of construction projects and offer customer focused solutions.
John S. Lee
Gary C. Wortham
Gary joined Southwestern Services in 2002, bringing over 25 years of experience in marketing, customer services, and new business development. Gary’s career progressed through sales and marketing to Vice President of Sales and Marketing of a major national company, later serving as President and CEO. His definition for success is surpassing customer’s expectations and his passion is Team Building with our customers. Gary holds a degree from Texas A&M and serves on the 12th Man Foundation, Ambassador Council. In addition, he serves on the Construction Industry Advisory Council, Texas A&M Construction Science Department. Gary believes in meeting our customer’s needs by literally being an extension of our customer’s team taking the “worry” out of construction management for you, the customer.
Director of Construction
Manager of Internal Operations
Senior Project Manager
Senior Project Manager
Randall joined Southwestern Services in 2014, bringing with him 15 years of industry experience and a unique perspective gained from his background in architecture, estimating and operations. Having spent time as an in-house construction manager for a fortune 500 retailer, Randall understands the time-sensitive nature of construction projects in the retail environment and is able to offer innovative, customer focused solutions. Randall is passionate about the community and civic engagement, serving on the board for a Fort Worth based non-profit, Project Success and volunteering with several local organizations.
Safety/Quality Assurance Officer
Brian joined Southwestern Services in 2015 following a 25 year career in Retail Construction for two nationally recognized retailers. Brian also spent 5 years in ͞ground up͟construction for a major real estate development company. His experience in group up and finish out expands Southwestern Services ability to handle all the construction needs of our customers. Brian believes in the ͞hands on͟ and on site approach to success & having worked in both sides of the business has given him a better understanding of the customer while providing quality service.
Jason joined Southwestern Services in 2014 following a 12-year career in retail construction. Jason has over 20 years in the construction industry, many of which were serving as an onsite Superintendent throughout his career. Jason’s experience in remodels, finish-outs, special projects, and roll-outs comes from “hands on” knowledge and consistently delivering on time/under budget projects. His attention to detail and his strive to exceed customer expectations has led to strong business relationships with our vendors resulting in success and profitability for all.
Jason joined Southwestern Services in 2014 after 15 years in the industry. Jason has become an expert planning, organizing, budgeting, developing and implementing the construction schedule. He takes the overall performance and successful management of each one of his projects very seriously. He has run all types of projects including rollouts, store expansions, remodels, build-outs as well as facility maintenance. Jason believes that working with everyone involved in a project will help ensure the successful completion.
Matt has been in the construction industry for over 35 years with experience in ground up construction, trouble shooting lay-out problems in all phases of construction & restaurant remodels. He has extensive experience in contracting tenant space build-outs for numerous retail chains. He has designed and built everything from banking facilities, insurance buildings, houses to multi-family dwellings. Matt was part of the restoration of The Sutton House originally designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1906 in where he worked with Wright schooled John Thorpe and associate on plans and design.
Wesley joined Southwestern Services in 2015 after 20+ years in construction. Upon completion of his military career he held positions from apprentice to project manager in all aspects of the construction industry. He got his start in plumbing and masonry before getting involved in project management. Wesley believes working directly with our customers will ensure a smooth project from start to finish and maximize satisfaction upon completion.
George joined Southwestern Services coming from a background of construction and finish out. George started in the industry with a family business that moved him from positions as a superintendent all the way to project manager. Over the past 13 years George has worked as a Project Manager overseeing all phases of construction. He has managed everything from small projects to large remodels. George manages projects with a hands on approach while working an portraying the client’s needs to the construction team.
Rick Joined Southwestern Services in April 2017 following a 23-year career for a Big Box Retailer where he worked as an Assistant Store Manager as well as a Construction Manager. Rick has experience in all phases of retail construction ranging from New Ground Up Construction to Remodels in a fully operational Facility. Rick’s attention to detail and customer satisfaction has made him a valuable addition to our team.