Gary Klein

Senior Vice President, Project Management

Cresa Orlando

221 NE Ivanhoe Blvd
Suite 330
Orlando, FL 32804
407.648.0330 main
407.409.8712 dd
407.580.4024 cell
407.422.1273 fax
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Cresa Orlando

221 NE Ivanhoe Boulevard
Suite 330
Orlando, FL 32804
United States
407.648.0330 main
 

Experience

Gary Klein has joined Cresa as Senior Vice President and head of the Orlando team’s Project Management Services. He brings over 35 years’ experience as a commercial contractor specializing in complex, tenant improvement and build-to-suit projects. Gary brings a depth of experience to Cresa Orlando’s transaction management team and the Orlando market’s need for skilled construction management.

Gary’s experience and business acumen has resulted in a long resume of successful, quality projects done on time and within budget. He has owned several commercial contracting companies, managing such diverse projects as medical, hospital, educational, religious, restaurant, hospitality, aviation, clean room, data center and defense.  

Professional Experience

  • Cresa Orlando,  Senior Vice President, Project Management             2016 - present
  • Criterion Construction, LLC, President                                                April 2016 - present
  • Evergreen Construction Management, Executive Vice President        2010 - 2016
  • YLS, Inc., Vice President                                                                      2005 - 2010
  • Gettysburg Commercial Corporation, Co-Founder - Vice President   1995 - 2005
  • Criterion Construction Group, President                                              1985 - 1995

Affiliations

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes - Board Chairman
  • Bible Study Fellowship - Leadership Team

Education

  • University of Florida, B.S. Building Construction
  • Florida Class A General Contractor CGC034886

Select Clients

Tenant Improvements:

  • Consulate Health Care Corporate Headquarters
  • ROC Seniors
  • CHEP International Corporate Offices
  • CHEP USA Headquarters
  • Lockheed Martin JASSM Missile Program Headquarters
  • Triton Network Systems Corporate Headquarters
  • Orange County Tax Collectors Office
  • CAVU Wireless Corporate Headquarters
  • Universal Studios Orlando Executive Offices and Conference Center
  • University of Central Florida Foundation Offices
  • Knowledge Development Center
  • AAA International Headquarters
  • EA Sports Tiburon Corporate Headquarters
  • Time Warner Cable Full Service Network Facility
  • Prucare of Orlando Call Center
  • Road Runner Call Center
  • AT&T Corporate Office
  • Orange County Administration Building
  • New York Life Insurance Company
  • Coopers and Lybrand LLP
  • Florida Fruits and Vegetables Association
  • 7-Eleven Corporate Headqurters – North Florida Region
  • FiServ, Inc.
  • Cox Radio, Inc.

Banks:

  • SunTrust Bank of Central Florida
  • Barnett Bank of Central Florida
  • First Green Bank               
  • United Bank
  • United Heritage Bank
  • Bank of America
  • CNL Bank Corporate Office

Financial Services Institutions:

  • Morgan Stanley Corporate Offices
  • Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
  • Trusco Capital Management
  • Scott Cahill Financial Services
  • International Assets Advisory LLC
  • UBS Financial Services, Inc.
  • CFO Stategic Partners
  • Milcom Venture Partners
  • Gibbs Investments LLC

Law Firms:

  • Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor and Reed
  • Akermann Senterfitt Eidson PA
  • Shutts and Bowen LLP
  • Foley and Lardner LLP
  • Holland and Knight LLP
  • Zimmermann Schuffield Kiser Sutcliffe PA
  • Ford and Harrison LLP
  • Fisher and Phillips LLP
  • Baker Hostetler LLP
  • Gray Harris and Robinson PA
  • Rumberger Lirk and Caldwell
  • Carlton Fields PA
  • John L. DiMasi PA
  • Dellecker Wilson King PA
  • Orange County Attorney’s Office

Architects and Engineers:

  • Hellmuth, Obata and Kassabaum
  • VOA Associates
  • Walter P. Moore and Associates
  • Farmer Baker Barrios
  • Bishop Engineering Company
  • Spillis Candela and Partners
  • The Scott Partnership
  • Hellman Hurley Charvat Peacock Architects
  • Charlan Brock and Associates
  • Scott Bray Design Associates
  • HKS Architects
  • Reynolds Smith and Hill
  • Dyer Riddle Mills and Precourt
  • Carter and Burgess, Inc.

General Contractors and Developers:

  • Centex Rooney Construction (now Balfour Beatty Construction)
  • Pinkerton and Laws Construction
  • PCL Construction Services
  • American Bridge Company
  • Skanska Building Corporation – LEED
  • RJ Griffin and Company
  • Whiting Turner Contracting Company
  • Morrison Homes
  • Park Square Homes
  • Ginn Development Company
  • Lincoln Property Company
  • CNL Corporate Properties
  • The Celebration Company
  • Disney Development Company
  • Broad Street Partners
  • Pizzutti Development, Inc.
  • Battaglia Properties, LTD

Hospitals:

  • Orlando Regional Medical Center
  • Florida Hospital – Rollins Campus
  • Leesburg Regional Medical Center
  • The Villages Regional Hospital

Medical Facilities:

  • Rippe Lifestyle – Celebration, Florida
  • Orange County Medical Examiners Facility

Defense Contractors:

  • Lockheed Martin – Sensitive Compartment Information Facility
  • Northrup Grumman – Clean Rooms
  • L3 Communications
  • AVT Simulation
  • General Dynamics
  • Harris Corporation

Consulates:

  • British Consulate – Orlando

Data Centers:

  • Hospital Corporation of America
  • CNL
  • Time Warner Cable Full Service Network
  • CHEP USA

Aviation:

  • Greater Orlando Aviation Authority
  • Federal Aviation Authority – Southeast Region
  • Delta Airlines
  • Eastern Airlines
  • Continental Airlines
  • British Airway
  • ORMC Heliport
  • Virgin Atlantic

Educational:

  • University of Central Florida Nano Science Technology Laboratories
  • Mount Dora Bible Science Building
  • Beacon College Administration Building
  • St. Andrews Catholic School
  • Brevard Community College – Cocoa
  • The First Academy

Churches and Religious Institutions:

  • First Baptist Church of Orlando
  • St. Andrews Catholic Church – Mount Dora
  • St. John Lutheran Church – Winter Park
  • Lutherock Retreat Center – Newland North Carolina
  • St. John Lutheran Retreat Center – Paisley, Florida
  • Luther Springs Retreat Center – Hawthorne, Florida
  • St. Andrews Catholic Church – Orlando
  • Congregation of Reform Judaism – Orlando
  • St. Michael’s Episcopal Church - Orlando
  • Catholic Doicese of Orlando
  • Advent Lutheran Church – Vierra, Florida
  • Campus Crusade for Christ Corporate Headquarters

Restaurants:

  • Johnny Rivers Concha-Me-Crazy
  • Boston Chicken – Boston Markets
  • Einstein Bagels
  • Papa Murphy’s Take n Bake Pizzas
  • Uno Pizzeria and Grill
  • Natures Table
  • Mellow Mushroom
  • Howl at the Moon Saloon