Rod Shaffert Joins Bowdoin Construction

Rod Shaffert

NEEDHAM, MA–Bowdoin Construction announced that Rod Shaffert has joined the firm as Vice President/Project Executive to lead Bowdoin’s Worcester office and growth initiatives in central Massachusetts.

In this role, his duties include client advocacy, business development, pre-construction oversight, construction operations support, and assurance of customer satisfaction and retention.

Rod brings more than 35 years of construction experience, 30 of those working in central and western Massachusetts, and he has a comprehensive background building academic, medical, corporate, industrial, senior living, residential, and retail facilities.

Rod is a past-president and current board member for the Design Build Institute of America – New England Region; he is a Corporator of the YMCA of Central MA, serving on their properties committee; and he has been a frequent speaker for the Eastern Region of APPA: Leadership in Educational Facilities.

“The firm is very excited to welcome Rod to the Bowdoin team. His experience, positive attitude, and commitment to delivering top quality service will be a great benefit to our clients in central and western, MA,” said Irwin Yanowitz, President of Bowdoin.

Founded in 1973, Bowdoin Construction is a premier provider of construction management, general contracting, and design build services, and has offices in Needham Heights and Worcester, MA, and E. Berlin, CT.