Phil oversees all construction activity for Ridge Development across North America.


Phil has 30 plus years of construction management experience in the full service design-build commercial construction industry. Prior to joining the Ridge Team, Phil served as the president of Peak Construction from the company‚Äôs inception in 1997 until 2005. Phil began his commercial construction career in 1976 as a Project Manager with the R.W. Murray Co. of Illinois, a suburban Chicago commercial contractor. In 1981, the organization changed ownership and a new company, Itasca Construction Associates, Inc. was formed where Phil became an Owner and served as Vice President.  He has been successfully involved in the design and construction of over 15 million square feet of industrial and commercial construction projects since 1976.


Phil holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois.