Stellar Hires Steve Gormley as Director of Business Development for Commercial Group

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (August 21, 2017) — Stellar, a fully integrated firm focused on design, engineering, construction and mechanical services worldwide, has hired Steve Gormley as Director of Business Development for its Commercial Group.

Gormley is tasked with ramping up Stellar’s new business opportunities in the commercial sector, which includes markets such as education, healthcare and retail. He will be responsible for supporting the efforts at Stellar’s Tampa office as well at the firm’s Jacksonville headquarters.

“Steve is a pivotal hire and will be a crucial part of our team,” said Richard Lovelace, Senior Vice President, Commercial Services. “He has more than 30 years of valuable experience as a marketing and business development executive in the construction, financial and health care industries.”

Prior to joining Stellar, Gormley was the Vice President of Business Development for the McCall companies, which include Perry-McCall Construction, Elkins Construction and Parrish McCall Constructors. Before that, he served as the Vice President of Business Development for Plaza Construction — a national, multibillion-dollar construction firm — based out of their Miami office.

Early in his career, Gormley worked for Principal HealthCare where he served as Director of Marketing, Business Development and Public Relations for the State of Florida supporting a $400 million division in the financial and health care markets.

“I’m excited to join a company with such a renowned reputation for quality and excellence,” said Gormley. “I am honored to be part of such an amazing team and look forward to helping Stellar achieve significant growth in the commercial construction group.”

Gormley is committed to community involvement and civic engagement. He served as a trustee for the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce for 20 years and is an alumnus of Leadership Jacksonville. Gormley is a member of both the Florida Educational Facilities Planners Association and Associated Builders and Contractors. He also served as the president of United States Professional Rugby from 1998 to 2004.

About Stellar

Stellar is a fully integrated design, engineering, construction and mechanical services firm that provides the industry’s most comprehensive range of self-performed services, including planning, design, preconstruction, construction, refrigeration, mechanical and utility, building envelope, and total operations and maintenance services. More than 600 Stellar employees worldwide create award-winning food processing plants, refrigerated warehouses, distribution centers, commercial buildings and military facilities. In addition to its Jacksonville, Florida, headquarters and its Western Region office in Modesto, California, Stellar operates nearly 25 support locations and offices throughout the United States and in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, China and Puerto Rico. The company also serves Central and South America, Europe and India. For more information, visit