IRVINE, California, October 5, 2016 – McDermott & Bull, the 29th largest executive search firm in the Americas and the fastest-growing firm within the Hunt Scanlon Top 50 Recruiters list, is proud to announce the successful appointment of Samuel Sapp as Vice President of Construction with Thomas James Capital Homes, a nationally recognized luxury homebuilder.
This executive recruiting engagement was conducted by Chris Bull, Co-Founder and Partner; Rob Gross, Associate Principal Consultant; and Tara Steven, Senior Recruiting Associate at McDermott & Bull. According to Chris, “Sam is incredibly relevant to what they need at Thomas James Capital. He understands high volume/high quality construction and is a ‘hands-on’ leader of Project Managers. Sam will be a valued addition to the Thomas James Capital team.”
Sam has a diverse background in construction and development. Having spent thirteen years after college in the entertainment industry, he used his dividends to invest in the construction of single-family and multi-family units in Las Vegas. While acting as Project Construction Superintendent at Comren, Inc., Sam managed and coordinated phases of some of the largest commercial projects in Southern California, including the ANZA Hotel in Calabasas, The Ritz Carlton in Marina Del Ray, and the Universal City Hilton in Universal City. In 2014, he landed a position as Senior Project Manager and Director of Project Delivery at Blu Homes, a green, high-end residential homebuilder headquartered in Northern California. In this role, he was responsible for leading and directing 63 project teams in Southern and Northern California, as well as Colorado.
Sam, who resides in the Greater Los Angeles area, earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Howard University.
About Thomas James Capital
Thomas James Capital is a nationally recognized luxury homebuilder that has completed more than 600 quality residential projects over the past decade. The company has primarily focused on developing exceptional properties in the most highly coveted neighborhoods to include: Brentwood, Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, Venice and other exclusive enclaves. Thomas James Capital has truly distinguished itself by building homes of exceptional quality and design. Their distinctive architecture, coupled with inviting and highly functional floor plans, make their homes highly desirable to virtually any buyer who demands only the best.
About McDermott & Bull
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