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Saunders Construction Names Trae Rigby Vice President of Development Services

Centennial, Colorado - May 27, 2015 - Saunders Construction, Inc., a Colorado-based, full-service construction manager and general contractor, welcomes Trae Rigby to its staff. Rigby will serve as the company's vice president of development services and is responsible for creating the company's strategic development platform. Cultivating relationships and expanding the company's service offerings will create new business opportunities for Saunders Construction and many of their industry partners.

"Trae's real estate development experience is a huge asset to both the company and our customers," said Greg Schmidt, president of Saunders Construction. "He understands how to assist our development and P3 partners with increased support and expertise. Trae will be an invaluable asset as Saunders continues to focus on growth and business diversity, and we're extremely pleased to have him as part of our team."

 "I look forward to building something from the ground up," said Rigby, "the people at Saunders Construction are highly regarded in our industry and I am pleased to join them.  By bringing development solutions and partnership opportunities to our clients, we hope to add value and increased satisfaction with a more comprehensive service offering. "

Prior to joining Saunders Construction, Rigby worked as a chief development officer for McWhinney.  Rigby earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Arcadia University.

About Saunders Construction, Inc.

Saunders Construction, Inc. serves the commercial building industry as a full-service general contractor, design-builder  and construction manager.  A leader in the Colorado construction industry since its inception in 1972, Saunders' experience includes a wide range of project types. Saunders is one of the region's largest general contractors and is the recipient of more than 100 industry awards for its construction excellence, employee achievements and community contributions.  In addition, Saunders is a member of the Citadel Group - an alliance of seven regional construction-related companies with operations in 19 cities. For additional information, please visit