At the DDS Companies, we are proud of our capabilities and our projects – and we know that all of this is because of our people. Everyone at the DDS Companies plays an integral role in delivering successful projects for our clients. Members of the DDS management team recognize that providing the highest levels of expertise, quality, and service to our clients, our employees, and ourselves is the least that we can do.
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This position would be responsible for overall project planning and scheduling, resource allocation, project accounting, and control, while providing technical direction and ensuring compliance with quality standards.
Mr. Donohoe has over 20 years of experience in site/civil engineering and site construction and oversees all of the DDS Companies. Mr. Donohoe started DDS Constructors and DDS Engineers in 2001 and with the addition of DDS Utilities in 2006, has lead DDS Companies to become one of the fastest growing organizations in Rochester, NY. Under Mr. Donohoe’s leadership and vision, the DDS family of companies has grown to a staff of over 300 people in the past 10 years and is poised to continue this growth through geographic expansion throughout up-state New York.
Mr. Sorochty has over 20 years of experience in the planning, design and management of commercial and residential developments. In addition to his management responsibilities within the company for clients, projects, and staff, he has specific skills in land planning, civil/site design, stormwater management design, SEQRA process, and overall permitting for local, county, state, and federal agencies.
Mr. Knapp has over 35 years of experience in outside plant construction. His projects have included underground gas, electric, and telecommunications projects throughout western New York. He is responsible for managing the daily operations of the Utilities division. Earl started his career fresh out of high school as a laborer, quickly working his way up to laborer foreman. He is well known throughout the industry as the Godfather of Gas.
Mr. Rickard has over 20 years of experience in the site construction arena. He is responsible for managing the daily operations as well as the construction project managers and estimating group of the Constructors division.
Jim Neu has over 23 years of experience in finance, accounting, business planning, and business operations. As the Vice President of Finance for The DDS Companies, Jim is involved in all day-to-day financial aspects of the company, working in conjunction with the leadership team. Jim’s focus is on the financial performance and excellence of the business and he ensures that operational processes and procedures are in place to support the needs of our clients.
Jim began his career as a consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers, an international audit, tax, and consulting firm. After PricewaterhouseCoopers, Jim spent time in the telecommunications, energy, and construction industries where he held various management positions in both finance and business operations. Jim holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Accounting from St. John Fisher College in Rochester, New York. Additionally, Jim earned his professional certification as a Certified Public Account (CPA) from the State of New York.
With over 15 years of experience, Marcia was appointed Vice President of Human Resources in March, 2012. She is part of our Management Team, reporting directly to our President, Sean Donohoe. Marcia’s responsibilities include talent recruitment, management and development, employee relations, HR administrative services, and regulatory compliance. Marcia’s professionalism, coupled with her gregarious personality makes her an invaluable asset to our team.
Mr. Woelfle has nearly 20 years of experience in environmental construction. His experience includes managing projects related to brownfield redevelopment, emergency spill response, hazardous and non-hazardous waste removal and disposal, remediation of soil, groundwater and subsurface vapors, and underground storage tank (UST) removal and disposal. He is responsible for managing the daily operations of the DDS Environmental Division.
With nearly 15 years of experience in natural gas construction & management, Jeremy was named General Manager of The DDS Comapnies' Utilities division in 2013. Jeremy is responsible for managing the overall operations of the utility division including, managing construction contracts with NYSEG, RG&E, National Grid and Corning Natural Gas. His experience includes design, estimating, management, and field operations of utility projects throughout New York State.
In 2012, Mark was appointed Vice President and General Counsel at the DDS Companies. He is a member of the DDS Management Team reporting to company President, Sean Donohoe. In that role Mark is responsible for all DDS legal affairs as well as strategic project development related to mid-stream shale gas markets.
From 2005 to 2012, Mark served in a number of key management positions for Talisman Energy USA, Inc., a leading Marcellus and Eagle Ford Shale natural gas exploration and production company. In addition to his work at Talisman, Mark was also appointed by his industry peers as Chairman of ANGA-Appalachia; a group comprised of large natural gas producers in PA, NY and WV that among others includes: Chesapeake, Anadarko, Cabot, Exxon-Mobil, Royal Dutch Shell, and National Fuel Gas.
Mark is an attorney and holds a law degree from Syracuse University.