Weitz Company Welcomes Fil Rea as Senior Preconstruction Manager in Denver Office

August 13, 2021  /  News Blog,

DENVER, Colorado – The Colorado office of The Weitz Company is pleased to welcome Fil Rea to the Preconstruction Services team as the Senior Preconstruction Manager. With over 23 years of experience in the construction industry, Fil brings a wealth of knowledge from both the field and estimating services. 

“Fil brings great experience and leadership in so many product types, including design-build, multifamily, office, hotels, condos, mountain resort, and more” said Laura Eathorne, Director of Preconstruction at The Weitz Company. “He’s thoughtful, detailed, strategic, innovative, a true client advocate, and partner for any design team.”

I am truly thrilled to be joining the Weitz team, an organization that has a tremendous track record of successfully serving clients around the country. The decision to join Weitz wasn’t just about reputation, the people are what really brought me here,” Fil Rea said. 

“Getting to know the leadership team and the entire Weitz Denver office, it’s been clear they have a passion for innovation and collaboration that produces quality results for their clients and partners. I look forward to contributing to that success!”

Fil is a graduate of Wheaton College in Massachusetts where he studied International Relations & Economics and later attended the Colorado State University’s Construction Management certificate program. Fil is LEED AP accredited by the United States Green Building Council and is a certified DBIA Associate by Design Build Institute of America. Fil has lived in Denver since 2002. In his free time, Fil enjoys fly fishing, whitewater rafting, and hitting the ski slopes.

The Weitz Company has been serving the Rocky Mountain marketplace for over 69 years. Some of Denver’s most notable corporate campuses, award winning resort properties, distinguished municipal facilities and higher education environments were constructed by The Weitz Company. The Denver office specializes in tenant build-outs; healthcare renovations; retail and pedestrian malls; and multi-family buildings.  The Weitz Company’s continued success may be attributed to client-focused business practices, elevated standards of quality and safety, and the steadfast commitment to clients and employees. Since 1952, the Denver team’s focus on delivering value and eliminating waste during the construction process has resulted in a project experience that is impossible to duplicate.