Louis J. Weiss, CEO

lweiss@wfm-project.com

With 32 years of continuous construction-related experience, former president of a $40,000,000 a year New Jersey construction related firm, Mr. Weiss has been involved in numerous projects in PA, NY, NJ and RI. These projects ranged from small to large residential, pharmaceutical, healthcare, entertainment, government, maritime, data-centers, telecommunications, parochial and public schools as well as multimillion dollar corporate facilities. He has been closely involved in local and national government affairs, local and national trade associations, etc. The many associations have brought him closer to the individuals that play a large part in the final stage and satisfactory completion of many projects. The many years of experience and positive relationships with inspectors, officials and utilities have proven to be very helpful in getting what may be a long turn-around to quick positive actions. Due to the many disciplines involved in the construction industry, his work with all the trades and coordination was a MUST! His extensive operations and construction management expertise have proven leadership competencies in the construction management, real-estate development arenas.

Professional Experience

  • Hugh O’ Kane Co. LLC, South Plainfield, NJ - Regional Vice President
  • Kleinknecht Electric Co., Fairfield, NJ - President
  • Weiss & Calvacca Inc., Clifton, NJ - President
  • Weiss Electric Inc., Paterson, NJ – Director of Operations

Education

  • RCA Institute, Certification in Television Production And Operations, NYC, NY
  • NECA Estimating Course
  • Rutgers University Management Course
  • Attended many courses on productivity, change orders, contract law, etc.

Professional Affiliations

  • Vice Chairman - Commerce & Industry Association of New Jersey
  • Past President - Metropolitan Electrical League
  • Vice Chairman - 7X24 Exchange NY/NJ
  • Executive Board Member - Commerce & Industry Association
  • Vice Chairman - NECA/IBEW Temporary Disability Board
  • Chairman - NECA/IBEW VDV committee.
  • Trustee - CIANJ “PENPAC”
  • Chairman - NECA/IBEW Teledata JATC Local 164
  • Member - NECA Teledata Negotiation Team
  • Trustee - NJSBDC, NJ small business development centers
  • Trustee - Bergen County College Foundation
  • Past Board Member - of the Bergen County Volunteers Center
  • Past President - New Jersey Business Network
  • Past President - Fair Lawn Rotary Club
  • Past President - Radburn Citizens Association
  • Past Board member - Radburn Association
  • Member - Hispanic Institute golf committee
  • Member - Veterans & Volunteers Coalition
  • Member - Bergen County 200 Club
  • Trustee- Radburn Association