Meet The Team of D-Wing Construction
Owner Dave Mirra comes from a family with a history of success in the construction and building products industry. He earned his electrical engineering degree from Purdue and his masters degree in management from the Kellogg School of Business. After working as a consultant for Corporate America, Dave's passion for construction and a desire to implement best practices led him to return to the construction industry in 2001. As the owner of D-Wing Construction, Dave is continuously looking for ways to deliver the highest level of customer service and value to customers. Outside of work, Dave is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys golf and spending time with his wife and two children.
Brant"s been involved in the Home Exterior Industry for over 15 years. He has worked in both the corporate and independant sectors of the industry. He enjoys meeting people and the freedom this job affords him. Often times it doesn't actually feel like work. Brant loves being given the opportunity to inform and educate homeowners on products that can improve and enhance their homes. Outside of work Brant enjoys spending time with my family, playing golf, cooking, and traveling
As a sales representative for D-Wing Construction, Dave brings his personable attention, commitment, outstanding work ethic, and broad experience to each client and project. He has worked in all aspects of construction and building for more than 30 years. He owned a company that specialized in log homes. He is also a firefighter/paramedic with the Lake Forest Fire Department. Growing up in the North Suburban area and starting to work in construction as a teenager, he understands the value of the most mundane of tasks while demonstrating exacting and detailed craftsmanship in all that D-Wing does. A comfortable and easy communicator, he perceives and recognizes the subtlety in his clients’ communication and responds with understanding, advice, and action.
Window Division Manager
Hector has over 15 years experience in consumer exterior product sales, including windows, siding, and entry doors. He brings a wealth of ideas and solutions for home improvement projects to D-Wing Construction. Hector’s main objective is to help his customers find the right combination of style, energy efficiency, and affordability for their exterior home needs. When he is not helping with solutions to homeowners needs, Hector enjoys spending time with his wife, three children and four grandchildren. On his down time Hector enjoys a nice round of golf, playing softball or just watching a baseball game.
Commercial Production Manager
Keith has 28 years of experience in construction, architectural design and problem solving, with a primary focus working with professional management and owners in community associations, apartments and commercial properties. Both Keith and D-Wing are members of the Community Associations Institute (CAI), the Association of Condominium, Townhouse, and Homeowners Association (ACTHA) and the Chicago Apartments Association (CAA).
Nick has worked in the construction field since the age of 16. During this time he was able to advance himself through hard work and attention to detail. He believes in always putting the customer first and working together with the customer when problems arise to come up with the best solutions. Nick has a wife and young daughter. In his free time, he enjoys playing volleyball, grilling out, and lake activities.
Steve has over 22 years of experience in the construction industry, and has been with D-Wing for 8 years. His previous experience as a CFO and Business Consultant for construction companies regarding Best Practices in Customer Service and Operations brings significant experience to D-Wing. Steve is a recognized leader regarding strategic initiatives to improve business processes and customer relations. He is a Licensed Property/Casualty Insurance Agent in the State of Illinois and is highly credible in dealing with Insurance Carriers regarding claims. Steve is active in community activities and enjoys skiing (all of his children live in Colorado), golf, hunting and fishing.
Wayne started his construction career at the age of 15 and has been building homes, remodeling exteriors and interiors and constructing room additions ever since. At D-Wing, he is a valued member of the sales team with his extensive experience in roofing and siding. He has worked for the Company since 2010 and delivers incredible services to his customers, who in turn refer Wayne and offer up great testimonials on his behalf on a regular basis.
Brian has long been a leader in construction and remodeling. He brings all of his knowledge and energy to the customers we serve and the D-Wing team. He has extensive experience with all aspects of the installation of roof systems, windows, siding and the building envelope. Brian's energy is an asset to the team and with that, a great benefit to his customers. Brian enjoys spending his time with his wife Michele and two children, Ally and Riley.
Rick is motivated, personable business professional with 33-year track record of profitable small business ownership. Talent for business planning and implementation coupled with implementation of technology in business resulting in increased business income, reduction of expenses and increased business profits for multiple owned businesses as well as those of clients – over the past 8 years mastered an application generator that produces agile .NET code in C# and JAVA. Diplomatic and tactful with professionals and non-professionals at all levels. Accustomed to handling sensitive, confidential records. Demonstrated history of producing accurate, timely reports meeting stringent business guidelines. Flexible and versatile – able to maintain a sense of humor under pressure. Poised and competent with demonstrated ability to easily transcend cultural differences. Excellent team-building skills.