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Apr 28

Frontier Hires Project Manager, Promotes Superintendent

Frontier Construction, a Chicago-based commercial general contractor, announced it has hired a project manager and promoted a superintendent. The personnel include:


Marc Smith, Project Manager

Marc Smith brings 13 years of commercial construction and project management experience to his new role as Project Manager at Frontier Construction.

Smith started his commercial construction career in 2001 working for E. Anthony, Inc. as a laborer, before being promoted to superintendent and ultimately project manager. He gained broad commercial construction experience managing construction on 60 auto dealership projects in the Chicago area.

At Frontier, Smith is focused on developing relationships and managing projects in the commercial and educational markets.

In his spare time, Marc is a “music guy” and a sports fanatic.  He plays a wide variety of musical instruments including keyboard, harmonica, drums and saxophone. Marc has a Bachelor of Music from Roosevelt University.


Dave Tkach, Superintendent

Dave Tkach has been promoted to Superintendent at Frontier Construction. Since joining the Frontier team as a journeymen carpenter in 2007, he participated in 26 projects in the Chicago area until being promoted to his current role as superintendent.

Tkach (pronounced: kah-ch) began his 20 years of construction industry experience framing houses with Michael Nicholas Carpentry and Gallagher and Henry where he worked his way from apprentice to journeyman and foreman.

Currently, Tkach is managing all on-site activities at an 8,000 sq. ft. TI project in Grundy County, IL.

He was awarded Frontier's Cornerstone Award in October, 2012 for his exceptional demonstration of his commitment to Frontier's Core Values, Core Focus and achievement of its strategic goals.

Dave enjoys spending his free time with his family and coaching his kids’ baseball teams.

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