Founder & CEO
Jason Konrad, the company’s creator and namesake, places a high value on hard work. This work ethic, along with extensive trade experience and a natural affinity for working with others, is the foundation of Konrad Construction. Jason has more than 20 years of experience in construction and real estate, and an impressive track record of performance. He is adept at site selection, planning and design, construction management and financial negotiation. His market knowledge allows him to lead his teams through a variety of projects, including retail, office and multi-use construction. Jason strives to create options when complex development issues arise.
Born and raised on a farm in south central Nebraska, Wade learned his core values of dedication, loyalty, honesty and hard work. He joined Konrad Construction with 40 years of experience in trucking, equipment and pipeline construction. Believing communication is the key to success, his focus is building and maintaining strong relationships within the company and with trade partners.
25 years in the construction industry Mitch’s career spans many different types of construction from high rise residential, hospitality/hotels, schools/university, recreational and institutional. The work spans from coast to coast, Miami to Seattle and Minneapolis to Houston with Chicago being home and most of the projects he has been part of. With this diverse background this gives Mitch a foundation of differing types of building requirements across the country. Mitch is a veteran of the United State Marine Corps with a strong drive for success. He believes that “no challenge is insurmountable” and strives to achieve a final product any owner will be proud of.
Eric is a veteran of the United States Navy. He joined Konrad Construction with more than 15 years of financial and management experience. He uses his skills and a can-do attitude to oversee daily monetary operations and accounting, as well as strategic financial planning to keep the company growing and thriving.
Nick has enjoyed a very diverse career, spending 29 years as a futures trader with the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. His trade background includes trucking, sales, residential development and project management. Nick’s focus is business development and company culture. As a “people person,” he strives to develop relationships, build teams and serve clients. His gregarious nature also lends itself to his personal passions, which include coaching sports teams and being a grandfather.
Matt has 20 years of experience in the construction industry. He began his career as a carpenter and worked his way up to management. This allowed him to master many aspects of the trade, including effective oversight of construction safety, site logistics, and the coordination of subcontractors. As a superintendent, he has overseen a wide variety of projects, including schools, stadium expansions, large warehouses, and high rises. Given his vast experience, he is confident in taking on new and challenging projects.