Over the course of Kramer’s 20-year career in the construction industry, his broad range of experience in construction management, general contracting, real estate development and subcontracting has given him the edge to effectively manage the demanding and fast paced construction operations at Arbor Construction, the construction arm of Stark Enterprises.
In his role, Kramer is responsible for project oversight of all construction projects by Arbor, is integral in the pre-development, development and pre-construction stages of projects as well as in the hiring and direction of Arbor staff. In addition, he provides critical oversight and direction of the Company’s estimating, budgeting, bidding and buyout processes.
Kramer’s roots in the construction industry started in site development, which has enabled him to contribute his knowledge in earthwork, site utilities, site logistics, and sequencing to save time and money on the projects he manages. He has managed demanding construction projects ranging from site development and civil projects, to fast-track retail construction, retail power center development, condominium new construction and renovation projects, commercial office buildings, program development, multifamily, and more.
Prior to joining Stark Enterprises, Kramer served as senior project manager with Zaremba Group, LLC, in Cleveland, Ohio. He also held positions with White & Associates Development, LLC. and Mathews Construction, both in Tampa, Fla., as well as with JTO Inc. in Mentor, Ohio.