Wright Construction Group Fills Several Key Positions


Wright Construction Group has hired Scott Robbins, Christopher Hunt, Eric Oberg and Ryan Smith for several key positions throughout the organization, including senior estimator, assistant project manager and superintendent.

As senior estimator, Scott Robbins is responsible for evaluating requests for estimates, conducting cost analysis and preparing complete estimates on large and complex projects. Robbins brings with him more than 30 years of experience in the construction industry. Most recently, he spent 23 years with Lee Kennedy Company in Boston, Massachusetts, where he held a variety of positions, including vice president and purchasing director.

Christopher Hunt and Eric Oberg have been hired as assistant project managers. In this role, they are responsible for coordinating contract administration, change orders, submittals, material procurement, scheduling and budget control. 

A University of Florida graduate, Hunt has 20-plus years of experience in construction management and has completed a many reputable projects throughout Southwest Florida, including the Children’s Museum of Naples and Florida Gulf Coast University’s solar field, parking garage and student housing buildings. He is also a qualified stormwater management inspector.

Oberg earned a Bachelor of Science degree in construction management from Central Connecticut State University. Prior to joining Wright Construction Group, he worked at TerraSmart in Fort Myers as a project manager overseeing installation projects involving solar racking systems and ground screw foundations.

As a superintendent, Ryan Smith will oversee the operations of the construction site from planning to completion. His daily responsibilities include scheduling, supervising activities and tasks, and ensuring the safety and compliance of the site. Prior to joining Wright Construction Group, Smith worked for Lennar Homes as a construction project manager, overseeing residential and commercial projects through completion.

“We are pleased to have this outstanding group of individuals join our team,” said Fred Edman, President of Wright Construction Group. “The immense talent and experience they bring to the organization are very instrumental in helping position the company for future growth.”

Wright Construction Group has been serving clients in Southwest Florida since 1981. The multi-discipline firm provides expertise in civil, environmental, and all facets of building construction services. The company’s main office is located at 5811 Youngquist Road in Fort Myers. For more information, call (239) 481-5000.