BRAMPTON, ONT. - In addition to his current role as chief operating officer (COO) of exp, Mark Dvorak has also been named president of the North American engineering, architecture, design and consulting services firm.
The announcement was made July 31 following the retirement of former president and co-CEO Vladimir Stritesky, who has held the position since 1995.
Under his guidance, exp has diversified into several major market sectors and grown from a regional Ontario firm to a global organization with over 100 offices across North America, states a release issued by exp. Stritesky has assumed the role of advisor to the CEO.
"We will always be grateful to Vlad for his vision and leadership to grow exp into a highly reputable firm that keeps on winning projects across the globe," said Ivan Dvorak, chairman and CEO of exp, in a statement. "After 40 years of dedicated service to Trow and exp, Vlad has decided to pass the baton to the next generation. We thank him for those years of dedicated service."
Mark Dvorak was named COO in April 2016. With over 20 years of experience, he has evolved from an exp staff engineer to a senior project manager to vice-president, transportation for U.S. central operations, adds the release.
"Mark has earned numerous promotions through the years, gaining a strong understanding of the North American consulting engineering space and the company's business," said Stritesky in a statement. "In his most recent role as COO, Mark has demonstrated his strong leadership qualities and ability to lead exp to the next level of its development."
Ivan Dvorak will remain chairman of the board and will act as CEO of exp.