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Parkway Construction has always focused on our people as the foundation of our business. Our projects are successful because our people possess our core values of Integrity, Trust and Respect, and they exhibit these values in every aspect of their work.
Rick WojciechowskiPresident and Chief Executive Officer / Partner
Rick Wojciechowski became the President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2014. He works with the executive team to determine strategic direction and other principal activities.
Before becoming the CEO of Parkway, Rick acted as COO from 2008-2014. He was responsible for adding business development, implementing critical enterprise software, initiating in-house architecture and leading the daily operations of the company.
He joined Parkway in April of 1996 as a Director of Construction. After building a successful business unit he was made a partner in January of 2004, where he was responsible for the growth of new business units and operational initiatives.
Rick is a member of the Alumni Board at St. John’s University.
Prior to Parkway, Rick was a Sr. Manager of construction for Brinker International where he was responsible for the development process for more than 70 stores per year. He also had responsibility for development of new concept and prototypical buildings of multiple brands that Brinker developed. Rick started his career in construction in the civil construction field.
Rick has a degree in Management from St. John’s University, Collegeville, MN.
Vaughan HancockChief Operating Officer / Partner
Vaughan Hancock took the role of Chief Operating Officer in January 2014. He is responsible for all operational functions of the company and also works with the executive team to determine strategic direction and other principal activties.
Vaughan Hancock became a Partner in January 2008 and he played critical roles in operational excellence, strategic planning and Parkway's growth initiative. He joined Parkway in 2000, starting in project management and later moving to Director of Construction where he led client and new business development.
Vaughan is on the Construction Management Advisory Board at Oklahoma State University. He also serves on the Board of Directors (Past Chairman) of the Albuquerque Public Schools Sports Fund, a charitable foundation he co-founded that has raised over 1 million dollars for the public schools.
Prior to Parkway, Vaughan was Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer for Contact Wireless, a wireless service provider. He oversaw operations, directed the acquisition and mergers of multiple companies and served as Chairman of the PCIA’s Paging Services Council.
Vaughan graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Marketing.
Mel ChadwickChief Financial Officer
Mel Chadwick joined Parkway in 2010 as the Chief Financial Officer. He is responsible for Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, IT and the legal coordination of the company. He also assists the executive team in strategic direction and other key operational activities.
Prior to Parkway, Mel spent the majority of his career at Centex Homes, one of leading homebuilding companies, as its Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance. In this role, Mel managed the accounting, internal audit, treasury, human resources and IT functions of over 50 divisions throughout the United States, Great Britain and Mexico as well as working closely with the executive team in driving performance goals. Mel has also worked for Del Monte Corporation in San Francisco and as CFO for other private and non-public firms in the Dallas area.
Mel is a CPA as well as being a graduate of Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.
Greg Klimko, AIADirector of Architecture
Greg Klimko started Parkway’s Architectural Division in 2008. He leads Parkway’s Architecture Team and works together with Parkway’s construction team to provide clients with a complete, one-stop “Conception to Completion” program. Greg combines his vast experience of restaurants with Building Information Modeling (BIM), construction cost estimating and construction to lead Parkway’s process of 3 Dimensional Design, which allows clients to visualize their concept while simultaneously understanding their cost in the early phases of the project.
Prior to Parkway, Greg was Director of Architecture at Brinker International. He spent 15 years at Brinker starting in the Property Development Department, transitioning into Construction Management and to Architecture. As Director of Architecture and Senior Concept Architect for Chili’s, Greg maintained and developed prototypes for Chili’s as it evolved through six different prototypes. He was responsible for coordinating with operations, designers, and kitchen design and purchasing to develop drawings and specifications for the production of over 600 Chili’s.
Greg has over 25 years of architectural experience providing clients with quality design, development and construction services. The past 21 years has been focused on the design and development of over 900 restaurants. His restaurant career started with the Vincent Association + Architects. Developing prototypes and site implementations for many different brands including; Bennigan’s, Chili’s, Steak ‘n Ale, Taco Bueno, Olive Garden, Dick’s Last Resort, Chuck E. Cheese‘s, Grady’s, Macaroni Grill, Spageddie’s, and Cozymel’s.
Greg earned his Bachelor of Science in Architecture from University of Texas at Arlington.
Bob MurphyDirector of Construction
Bob joined Parkway in August 2007 as a Project Manager and was promoted to Director in May 2008. He oversees client relations for numerous concepts within the foodservice sector and movie theaters. In addition to client support, Bob actively works with Parkway’s Design and Architecture team to support architectural initiatives. His background with restaurant operations, design and development provide a unique advantage when supporting Parkway’s clients.
Prior to joining Parkway, Bob served for over 22 years in numerous executive positions with Brinker International. Bob last served as VP of Innovation where he was recognized by the National Restaurant Associations’ Food Service Technology Teams “Innovation Award of the Year” for his work in developing Kitchen Display System (KDS) Technology. Bob also served with Brinker as VP of Non-Traditional Development with direct oversight over programs including openings over 125 units per year, Chili’s reimage program, development of the first fast casual Chili’s Too concept, all non-prototype design, prototype development, non-traditional franchising, equipment development and design and implementation of the Chili’s To-Go program.
Bob graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a BBA in Marketing.
Ted YoungDirector of Construction
Ted Young has worked in the construction industry for the last twenty years and joined Parkway Construction in March 2007. He currently leads a division at Parkway that specializes in restaurant and retail construction projects for various chain accounts across the United States.
Prior to Parkway, Ted worked in several segments of the construction industry, including petro-chemical, industrial, commercial, education, and healthcare. In addition, he spent several years as the Director of Design and Construction for la Madeleine, a national restaurant chain.
Ted served on the Board of Directors and was a founding member for the Restaurant Facility Management Association (RFMA), a national trade association that serves facility managers that work in the restaurant industry.
Ted earned his Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from Texas A&M University and his Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University.
Doug EnsignDirector of Construction
Doug Ensign joined Parkway in 2004. As Director of Construction, he oversees Parkway’s Chuck E. Cheese Division which includes nationwide program management, pre-construction services, permitting and construction. Doug began his career at Parkway as a Project Manager in the Chuck E. Cheese’s account. He was promoted to Senior Project Manager where he was responsible for the extensive remodeling program at CEC and later promoted to Director of Construction.
Doug brings extensive business experience in customer service from the computer industry. Prior to Parkway, Doug was Director of Global Support Partners at Microsoft where he was Microsoft’s key support liaison with their worldwide partners.
Ryan ElmerDirector of Business Development
Ryan Elmer currently leads the Sales & Marketing efforts of Parkway. Ryan joined Parkway in 2006 where he gained an understanding of estimating before being promoted to Project Manager. As Project Manager, he was instrumental in developing and maintaining design-build relationships and customer service initiatives with a portfolio of clients.
Prior to Parkway, Ryan spent several years as a financial controls analyst and later a P&L analyst for Intel Corporation’s CPU Division at their headquarters in Santa Clara, CA.
Ryan graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and spent two years abroad in northern England.
For any questions regarding Parkway Services, contact Ryan Elmer: 214-336-3213