At Abbott Construction, Project Manager Darian is responsible for total project management including controlling budgets, negotiating subcontracts, and providing day-to-day communication with the project team to ensure jobs remain on schedule and within budget. A team player, Darian holds an excellent track record of strong working relationships with owners, architects, and engineers, resulting in successful construction experiences.
With a bachelor's degree in both Construction Management and Business Management from Oregon State University, Darian has over 20 years' experience overseeing all phases of multi-million-dollar construction projects, including infrastructure, higher education, restaurant, grocery, and retail projects for both public and private sector clients. Other highlights of his work include extensive HVAC improvements, site improvements, utility relocations, asbestos abatement, concrete tilt-up construction, and tenant improvement projects of both occupied and unoccupied spaces.
Darian also has a broad background in construction contract scenarios, including design-build, guaranteed maximum price (GMP), cost plus fixed fee, and hard bid. Throughout his career, he has had the opportunity to work with clients such as Whole Foods Market, Safeway, JCPenney, Kohl's, Restoration Hardware, The Body Shop, Seattle University, Port of Seattle, Boeing, New Seasons Market, Amazon, Town and Country Markets, and Metropolitan Market.
Outside of work Darian enjoys being outdoors and traveling with his wife. He can find peace and happiness on either the beach or snow-capped mountains.