FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 13, 2011
For additional information, contact Renee Slovick at (508) 541-1238.
Peabody, MA – The Congress Companies, a construction management and development company specializing in the Senior Living, Health Care, and Multi-Family market sectors throughout New England, New York, and New Jersey, is pleased to welcome Edward O. Tabor, III, to the company as Chief Financial Officer.
“Congress is pleased to have recruited Ed Tabor as our new CFO. He brings unique expertise in the construction industry as a Financial Officer with nearly 30 years of experience,” noted Congress CEO, William Nicholson. “We believe that Ed’s skill, experience, and talent is a tremendous opportunity to grow the strength of our executive leadership team and will be of great benefit to our clients, as he adds an important dimension to the Pre-Construction services we offer,” he said.
In his position as Chief Financial Officer, Tabor will manage all financial functions of the company as well as Administration, IT, and Human Resources departments while maintaining all administrative and financial records. A Certified Public Accountant, Tabor brings expertise in instituting cost controls, making process improvements, overseeing financial structuring, and mergers and acquisitions, and specializes in financial analysis, budgeting, HR, and IT.
“Becoming a contributing member of a dynamic, core group of industry professionals presents a rewarding opportunity and challenge for me,” said Tabor. “Congress possesses leadership, expertise, financial strength, and financing creativity, which are critical factors in satisfying the needs of owners and operators of Health Care and Multi-Family facilities. The company’s dedication to quality design and construction, emphasis on cost control, and meeting customer expectations have reinforced my decision to join the Congress team,” he added.
For nearly 20 years, Tabor held the position of Controller and Treasurer for Deck House, Inc. of Acton, a designer and manufacturer of panelized house packages using post and beam construction. He then assumed the role of Vice President of Finance and CFO for Empyrean International, LLC of Acton, the designer and manufacturer of Deck House, Acorn, and Dwell homes before joining the executive leadership team at Congress. Tabor holds an M.B.A. with a Concentration in Accounting from Babson College and a B.A. in English from Wesleyan University.
The Congress Companies serves clients in New England, New York, New Jersey and beyond from their headquarters in Peabody, MA and offices in Lake Success, NY. With 60 plus years of building experience and expertise, Congress offers a full continuum of Pre-Construction Strategy, Construction Management, Design/Build, Development, and Building Commissioning Services and specializes in the Senior Living, Health Care, and Multi-Family Residential market sectors.