(SAVANNAH, GA) Dewitt Tilton Group is pleased to announce that Kim Thomas has been named as director of operations for the Savannah area commercial construction company. Her duties include working with clients during design and construction of projects with a wide range of responsibilities including: drawing plans with architects, civil and structural engineers; obtaining bids from subcontractors; submitting plans for the permitting process; managing paperwork; attending approval meetings and coordinating with accounts receivable and payable.
“We are so pleased to bring Kim on board,” stated Chris Tilton, president and co-founder of the Dewitt Tilton Group. “I’ve had the pleasure of working with her in the past and I know construction is in her blood as much as it is in mine.”
Before coming to Dewitt Tilton Group, Thomas worked as a Commercial Projects designer and office manager for six years at John Tilton Homes & Tilton Commercial Group in Ridgeland, SC, and also worked as an assistant project manager at Norsouth Construction Company of Georgia in Savannah. She was previously employed as construction administrator with TMX Finance in Savannah and office administrator at 14th Circuit Solicitor (District Attorney) in Walterboro, SC. Thomas also served eight years as the Chairman of the Jasper County, SC Planning Commission.
“It’s so exciting to be a part of this new, collaborative team,” said Thomas. “I’m inspired every day by the work that Andrew and Chris do, and I enjoy interacting with clients and sharing in their excitement during the creative process of bringing a building from concept to reality.”
Thomas studied at Pittsburgh Technical Institute, earning an associate degree in specialized technology, as well as a degree in computer graphics/architectural CADD. She was also honored with a certificate from the Clemson Extension Leadership Program. She has served as a board member for the Jasper County, SC Community Fund and in numerous positions, including Nurture chairman, Sunday School teacher, choir member and children’s choir director, at the St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Ridgeland, SC. She was also a team leader for Ridgeland’s Relay for Life event.
The Hawaii native has lived many places around the globe, having been raised as a military dependent with a father who was a member of the US Air Force. Thomas has called the Savannah area home for most of her adult life. She enjoys scrapbooking, jewelry making and traveling.
The Dewitt Tilton Group, a commercial construction firm located at 2807-A Roger Lacey Avenue in Savannah, manages every aspect of a project, from pre-construction to the final walk through. For more information on the Dewitt Tilton Group, call 912.777.3404 or visit www.dewitttiltongroup.com
MORE INFORMATION ON DEWITT TILTON GROUP The Dewitt Tilton Group, a premier construction firm located in Savannah, GA, specializes in commercial construction. The principals, Andrew Dewitt and Chris Tilton, have over 50 years of combined experience in the local construction industry. The firm manages every aspect of a commercial project from pre-construction to the final walk through. Known for using only highly reputable contractors, the Dewitt Tilton Group brings to the table design, engineering and construction capabilities which guarantees a smooth construction process for each client. The firm is located at 2807-A Roger Lacey Avenue, Savannah, GA 31404. For more information or to contact the Dewitt Tilton Group, please call 912.777.3404 or visit www.dewitttiltongroup.com