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BRACE Integrated Services

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Mike Baxley
General Manager - BRACE Integrated Services – Southeast

Mike Baxley

General Manager - BRACE Integrated Services – Southeast

Mike Baxley, General Manager of BRACE Integrated Services – Southeast. Mike has been in the industrial insulation and scaffolding trades for 30 years. Mike spent 24 of those years with ESI holding every position from warehouse employee to estimator. Mike transitioned into Operations manger when ESI joined the BRACE family in 2014 and was then promoted to General Manger in 2020. His dedication to teamwork, continuity and employee morale is what drives BRACE Southeast to be a leader in production, sales and safety.

Danny Saenz
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Danny Saenz
President, BRACE Integrated Services – Southwest and Southcentral

Danny Saenz

President, BRACE Integrated Services – Southwest and Southcentral

Danny Saenz, President of BRACE Integrated Services – Southwest and Southcentral. Danny joined the company in 2006 bringing with him a civil and mechanical background. Throughout his tenure with BRACE, Saenz has held the position of Vice President of Operations, Regional Manager, Sr. Project Manager and Project Manager. He has developed a strong foundation in the power generation, aggregate, fabrication and industrial service markets. Danny will be responsible for embedding best practice processes, managing key customer relationships, and resource planning efficiencies across the BRACE Southwest team. He will also be responsible for fostering the high-performance safety culture as well as assuring the continued accreditation of VPP Mobile Workforce status. Danny has a Bachelor of Science in Construction Science and Management as well as Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Texas in San Antonio, TX.

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Logan Luedtke
President, Brace Integrated Services Midwest

Logan Luedtke

President, Brace Integrated Services Midwest

Logan is responsible for managing BRACE’s Midwest Division. Luedtke started in industrial specialty services over a decade ago and has used his experience in project management, scheduling, field coordination, estimation and purchasing to elevate the Midwest Division to new heights. Logan has expanded regional capabilities with substantial growth and new offices in the Bakken and Ohio Valley. His commitment to improved business processes lead him to being an integral part of the design and implementation of a new ERP platform. Luedtke’s commitment to safety has kept the division excelling as an industry leader.

 

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Ron Bourgoin
President, Brace Integrated Services Northeast

Ron Bourgoin

President, Brace Integrated Services Northeast

With 35 years of experience in Industry, including scaffolding, insulation and heat tracing, Bourgoin has used his extensive experience in operations, field management, and safety to build a top team of individuals who have positively impacted Brace’s heat tracing business. Within the Northeast and the US, Bourgoin has created a culture of expertise with an impeccable attention to
Customer Service, and due to that success, has a reputation for high efficiency, quality work, and safety.

PLATINUM Specialty Services

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Todd Rouw
President, Platinum Specialty Services

Todd Rouw

President, Platinum Specialty Services

Todd is responsible for leading and advising the organization’s nationwide union contracting group. Todd has a long and successful track record in our industry with a focus on insulation and coatings, and his depth of knowledge in the insulation and siding areas will allow us to continue to grow critical service lines. Todd joined the company in 1986. Throughout his tenure Rouw has developed a strong foundation for the Corporation within the Industrial Services business. He has made significant contributions to the overall success of the organization from developing and implementing the company’s Foreman Training Program, the GAAP and Regional Manager operational structure as well as developing current estimating practices. Beyond Rouw’s education at Iowa State University, he has completed multiple training programs at the Scaffold Institute of Americas, MIKE 2010 trained and holds the accreditation of NIULPE 3E Plus Certified Energy Appraiser and 30 Hr. OSHA.