LEADERSHIP BIOS

DALE R. HEDRICK, CGC
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Fourth-generation general contractor Dale R. Hedrick is the CEO of Hedrick Brothers Construction, a privately-owned firm he founded in 1979. Headquartered in West Palm Beach, with offices in Miami, Pompano Beach, Melbourne, and Winter Park, the full-service, quality-driven firm provides preconstruction, construction management, design-build, general contracting, and virtual design and construction services to new and recurring clients. Hedrick Brothers is committed to providing construction solutions for the most challenging and complex projects. The firm has a distinct and proven reputation for its trademark level of attention to detail, impeccable craftsmanship, professional project management, streamlined processes, and uncompromising service, all while conducting business with the highest level of integrity.

Hedrick Brothers Construction serves the public and private sectors in Florida, and its diversified commercial portfolio comprises Class A office, aerospace, multifamily, hospitality, municipal, and education projects. The company has a dedicated division for building and renovating world-class luxury homes, condominiums, equestrian estates, and historic and landmark properties for those who appreciate the intrinsic value of quality in legacy homes.

Dale also is the CEO of Hedrick Brothers Development, which develops, owns, and manages institutional-grade multifamily, commercial, and industrial properties, and is President of Hedrick Kirco Properties, a Florida-based vertically integrated commercial real estate development company.

Planning for the industry's future, Dale supports youth leadership, construction management, and trade programs in Florida. In the community, Dale serves in leadership positions as Member, Economic Council of Palm Beach County; Trustee Member, Past Board President, Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce; Member, Past Board Member, Business Development Board of Palm Beach County; Member, Board of Trustees, BIZPAC; Member and Past Chairman, Industry Advisory Board (IAB), University of Florida, M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management; Past Board Member and President of the Associated General Contractors (AGC) Florida East Coast Chapter, and Past President of the State Council of the AGC.

Dale's honors include 2019 Inductee to the M.E. Rinker, Sr., School of Construction Management Construction Hall of Fame at the University of Florida; 2015 World Leaders Group Servant Leader of the Year Award; 2015 University of Florida M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management Distinguished Alumnus Award; 2010 South Florida Business Journal Palm Beach Ultimate CEO Award; 2008 Sun Sentinel Excalibur Award for Small Business Person of the Year; and 2001 Palm Beach Atlantic University American Free Enterprise Companion Medal. Company awards include AIA Florida Builder of the Year 2014 and 2012; AIA Palm Beach Builder of the Year 2019, 2013, 2011, 2007, and 2001; 16 AGC Florida East Coast Chapter Build Florida Awards; 8 ABC Florida East Coast Excellence in Construction Awards; and the 2014 Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches Business of the Year.

Dale Hedrick was born and raised in West Palm Beach, FL. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Building Construction from the M. E. Rinker, Sr. School of Building Construction at the University of Florida. Dale is a member of Family Church, Downtown. He is married to Cathleen Burk, has three sons, and resides in West Palm Beach. He enjoys boating, hunting, reading, and spending time with his family.

GENE PARKER
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER & PRESIDENT-LUXURY RESIDENTIAL DIVISION

Gene Parker joined Hedrick Brothers Construction in 1983 as a general superintendent and has advanced his career to COO and President of the Luxury Residential Division and Corporate Officer. For over 40 years, he has overseen the development of hundreds of projects and has led the company’s pursuit of total quality management and superior client satisfaction. Gene’s hands-on approach includes executive-level project management for the renovation, restoration, and new construction of world-class luxury residential homes and condominiums, equestrian estates, country clubs, high-end retail boutiques, and commercial properties on Palm Beach.

 

BURK HEDRICK
PRESIDENT OF DEVELOPMENT

Hedrick Brothers Construction has named Burk Hedrick to President of Development. Burk has over 15 years of experience in construction and real estate development projects totaling over 7,000 units throughout the State of Florida. He has held prior roles with The Aventon Companies and Bainbridge Companies. Burk will be based in the company's Orlando office with a focus on multifamily, office and industrial development as an owner/developer. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Building Construction with a minor in Business Administration and a master’s degree in Real Estate from the University of Florida. He maintains licenses as a Certified General Contractor and Real Estate Broker.

ERIC ENGSTROM, CPA, MBA
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Eric Engstrom joined the Hedrick Brothers Construction team in 2011 with extensive experience in the accounting and construction industries in Palm Beach County. As CFO, Eric Engstrom is responsible for the Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, Safety, and Information Technology departments, as well as general business matters, management of all insurance lines including Workers’ Compensation, General Liability, Property & Casualty, Health and related, Employers Liability, and the company’s bonding and banking relationships. As CFO of the privately held Hedrick Brothers Construction, Eric is also responsible for overseeing the financial and business-related matters including general accounting, contracts and operations for  additional companies owned by the founder of Hedrick Brothers Construction. The companies are in various industries including commercial rentals, vacant land, and energy-efficient products.

JACK ULLRICH, CGC
VICE PRESIDENT PRECONSTRUCTION

Jack Ullrich has been building throughout South Florida for over 40 years. His expertise is in Construction Management Services for both the public and private sectors, including municipal, industrial, and commercial facilities, as well as university, college, and K-12 campuses. Jack has built seven LEED certified buildings in South Florida, and brings his experience in innovative and high-performance technologies to each project. Jack is past President of the AGC Florida East Coast Chapter.

PATRICK PAINTER
VICE PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS

Patrick Painter joined the Hedrick Brothers Construction team in 2015 with extensive legal and business experience.  He is the sole legal counsel for Hedrick Brothers Construction and manages all legal and general business matters for the company. Patrick actively participates in the management and operations of the company by, among other things, implementing company-wide business strategies aimed at eliminating risk, increasing revenues, and shaping the evolving company culture.  Prior to joining Hedrick Brothers Construction, Patrick worked for North American Development Group and Broad and Cassel. His areas of expertise include construction law, real estate law, real estate transactions and development, land use and zoning, corporate and business law. Patrick is a member of the Board of Directors for the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches, and serves as a Council member for the Village of Tequesta.

NADINE COSTIGAN
EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

Nadine Costigan is the Executive Assistant to the CEO of Hedrick Brothers Construction. Ms. Costigan has more than 20 years of experience in high level administration support and human resources with various companies throughout Florida. She is active in the community as Board Member, Transformation Palm Beach County; Chair, UF BCN Clay Shoot; Chair 2021 Annual Clay Shoot, Member of Annual Fishing Tournament & Annual Golf Tournament Committees, President’s Award (volunteer) 2015, 2018 & 2021 for Associated General Contractors Florida East Coast; Volunteer, University of Florida Rinker School Club Activities; and Participant, Habitat for Humanity Women’s Build and Palm Beach County Food Bank CANstruction Build. Ms. Costigan received a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management from Palm Beach Atlantic University.

CHRISTINE CORRIGAN
DIRECTOR OF MARKETING

Christine Corrigan joined Hedrick Brothers Construction in 2000 and has been instrumental in building the company’s brand and reputation through strategic marketing and business development initiatives.  As Director of Marketing, Christine oversees the in-house marketing and proposal team, works in collaboration with the business development team, and is responsible for internal and external corporate marketing.  She attended Fordham University and is a long-term member of Society of Marketing Professional Services, South Florida Chapter.

LISA HENDRICKS
DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES

Lisa Hendricks has over 30 years of experience in management and human resources. She has managed law firms in Washington D.C, Nashville TN, Lexington KY and Asheville NC which included roles as Legal Administrator and Chief Operating Officer. In addition, Lisa provided consulting services to a range of businesses through her own firm for over 10 years. She has been active in the communities where she has lived and served on several boards including National Association of Women Business Owners – Lexington Chapter as President, and President of the Kentucky Association of Legal Administrators. Lisa is a member of The Society of Human Resources Management Palm Beach County Chapter. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and French from Georgetown College.

Florida Map

#WeAreHedrick

Uncompromised Excellence

Our team is passionate about quality construction and bringing visions to reality for national and regional clients and their design teams for the most demanding and complex projects.

Corporate Headquarters

2200 Centrepark West Drive
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
561-689-8880
info@hedrickbrothers.com

Broward/Miami Office

101 North Riverside Drive,
Suite 208
Pompano Beach, FL 33062
561-312-0930

Space Coast Office

1002 East New Haven Avenue,
Second Floor
Melbourne, FL 32901
321-610-7083

Florida Map
Scroll to Top