Appoints Thomas Heim as Chief Operating Officer
WARREN, N.J., June 24, 2015 -- Paulus, Sokolowski and Sartor (PS&S) today announced that John Sartor, President and Chief Operating Officer of PS&S, has been named Chief Executive Officer of the company. The company also announced the promotion of Thomas Heim, CFA, as the new Chief Operating Officer of PS&S. Company founder Dr. Anthony J. Sartor will remain Chairman.
"John has more than 20 years of experience building this company and expanding it to include our current areas of service, making PS&S a "one-stop shop" of architecture and engineering excellence, " said Dr. Sartor, Chairman of PS&S. "John is dedicated to client success and has the vision to accelerate PS&S to the next level."
John Sartor has worked on many high-profile environmental and development projects in New Jersey such as the development of Atlantic City's Borgata Hotel and Casino and the redevelopment of Hoboken's South Waterfront, now home to Wiley and Sons and the W Hotel. His technical expertise has helped shape his keen business acumen, leadership strategy, and overall extensive knowledge of the ever-changing industry.
"We have a very strong foundation at PS&S," said John Sartor. "I'm very fortunate to have been able to learn from my father as he led this company's growth as a leading architecture and engineering firm. He continues to exemplify true leadership in everything he does and our positive working relationship will ensure a smooth transition."
A graduate of Duke University with a B.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering (1992), Mr. Sartor later earned Master's Degrees from Stevens Institute of Technology in Environmental Engineering (1995), Civil Engineering (1999), and Construction Management (2003). He served on the Green Brook Township (NJ) Board of Education for six years, and served for four years on the Scotch Plains (NJ) Environmental Commission.
In addition, the company announced that Thomas Heim, CFA, who currently serves as Chief Financial Officer of PS&S will now assume the position of Chief Operating Officer as well.
"I have had the pleasure of working alongside Tom for many years," said John Sartor. "His demonstrated accomplishments and strategic mindset makes him an integral member of our leadership team."
A graduate of The University of Notre Dame, Mr. Heim earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering and an MBA in finance from Seton Hall University. He has over 20 years in the industry, as an engineer, analyst and financial officer.
"I'm thrilled to have this opportunity," said Mr. Heim. "Working on a team that shares the same vision and commitment to quality only makes it easier. I'm confident that the best is yet to come."
"For 53 years, PS&S has been delivering monumental projects that are recognized and utilized by our community," said John Sartor. "With our technical team of dedicated employees, the advancements in technology, our valued client relationships, and the shared desire to deliver quality solutions – we are better positioned than ever before."
About Paulus, Sokolowski & Sartor
Founded in 1962, PS&S has evolved into a unique best-in-class architecture and engineering firm, providing design and permitting services to a wide range of corporate, institutional and commercial clients. PS&S is ranked among the top national design firms by Engineering News Record (and among the top 15 national engineering firms in pharmaceuticals). Recognized both for its breadth of services and depth of expertise, it is a one-stop resource for planning, permitting and design at the local, State and Federal levels. To learn more, please visit www.psands.com