MAULDIN, S.C.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--The Gordian Group, a leading provider of pricing data, procurement software and services for the construction industry and public agencies, announced today the appointment of Thomas J. DiGangi, Jr. as Vice President, Government and Regulatory Affairs.
“Tom’s expertise fits perfectly with our focus on establishing and deepening relationships at federal, state and local levels to promote our procurement solutions to address many of the fiscal problems experienced by government agencies at all levels”
The 19-year veteran of legislative offices, public agencies and industry associations brings to the newly created position strong experience working with public officials and a sound knowledge of the construction industry and procurement practices.
“Tom’s expertise fits perfectly with our focus on establishing and deepening relationships at federal, state and local levels to promote our procurement solutions to address many of the fiscal problems experienced by government agencies at all levels,” said William Pollak, CEO.
DiGangi will also lead efforts to anticipate, identify and analyze emerging regulations and legislation that affect the procurement business so Gordian can continue to deliver world-class products and customer service.
Most recently, DiGangi was executive director of the Associated General Contractors of New Jersey. He helped lead the trade industry association of approximately 200 member companies engaged in heavy, highway, marine, site-development and utility construction for more than two years, through its recent merger with the Building Contractors Association.
DiGangi also led the organizational transformation of the New Jersey Schools Development Authority while vice president and acting chief operating officer. He resolved outstanding issues with more than 100 ongoing facilities projects while simultaneously prioritizing remaining statewide facilities needs to match available funding.
In addition, DiGangi served a total of six years in various staff positions in the offices of three New Jersey state legislators.
About The Gordian Group
The Gordian Group (www.TheGordianGroup.com) created Job Order Contracting and a number of related construction-procurement systems, including ezIQC®. Gordian is known for combining industry-leading expertise, technology and the world’s largest, locally priced task database to deliver rapid deployment and long-term cost savings in the repair, maintenance and construction of buildings and infrastructure. The appointment of DiGangi is consistent with the company’s strategy to expand its coverage of both the public and private construction markets.