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Arthur Funk & Sons, Inc. Construction Services announced that Ken Funk, PE has been appointed President of the company. An experienced, community-focused business leader, Ken Funk will succeed outgoing President Bob Funk, PE, LEED AP, who was named Chairman of the Board. David Funk, PE has been named Vice President. As he enters his new role, Funk credits outgoing President, Bob Funk for his tremendous model of leadership, decision-making and client focus that prepared the company well for this transition.
According to Ken Funk, the new leadership team is comprised of Jessica Kosoff, EIT, Nathan Fry, Steve Reed, and Greg Bishop.
“We are planning for the future growth of our family-owned business,” said Funk. “For over eight decades, our mission has always been to provide skilled craftsmanship, combined with knowledgeable project management to deliver quality construction. Additionally, our firm is committed to the stewardship of the community where we live, work, play and learn. Whether we are in our own backyard or in towns farther away, building is our business, building a community is our culture.”
Funk noted that it is important for business to give back to the community. For Funk, that stewardship was taught through the actions of his father, Henry Funk.
“Our dad was always giving back to the communities where our company had projects or where our associates and subcontractors lived and raised families. Whether it was time, materials, sweat equity, or financial assistance, dad volunteered to build what was needed in a community. His philanthropy extended to projects like camps for children or mission trips to build a hospital,” added Funk. “This philosophy permeates throughout our company today. As you travel through your community, look for us and know that our principles to better the places we live is a distinction that makes us unique.”
Funk is active in his community, he has volunteered with many organizations and recently joined the board of the Association of Builders and Contractors Keystone Chapter. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Julie and their three adult children. He is enthusiastic to continue the family business alongside his brother, Dave, who shares his enthusiasm for community service and has always been one of his biggest supporters.
MORE Than Just Construction, Arthur Funk & Sons, headquartered in Lebanon, PA, builds a variety of structures ranging in size from 1,000 sq. to more than 150,000 sq. ft. in the Susquehanna Valley. Projects include communities of faith, senior living, medical facilities, institutional and multi-family housing, professional offices, retail, and educational buildings. For more information, call (717)-273-4122 or visit the website at www.funkconstruction.com.