Melville, NY, April 15, 2021 – Construction Management and Consulting company, Laland Baptiste announced today that Paul Ersboll has been promoted to the role of Vice President. Laland Baptiste provides Construction and Program Management Services throughout the construction life cycle. In his tenure with Laland Baptiste, Mr. Ersboll has played a key role in the company as a Senior Project Manager. He is skilled at managing multi-site programs and has personally led numerous multi-prime Wicks Law projects. Prior to joining Laland Baptiste, Mr. Ersboll spent 17 years at New York City Parks & Recreation – Capital Projects Division. As Chief of Design, he designed and built more than $3 billion worth of capital projects. Mr. Ersboll has worked with numerous New York public agencies including NYC Department of Design & Construction, NYC Economic Development Corporation, Hudson River Park Trust, and the Battery Park City Authority. CLICK HERE FOR ERSBOLL'S FULL BIO
Laland Baptiste and Baptiste Engineering’s Robert Baptiste, CCM, DBIA and CMAA’s director of C.O.D.E (Creating Opportunities for Diversity and Equality) helped arrange and moderate the CMAA Metro NY/NJ panel discussion. During this event, relevant topics were discussed, such as barriers that women and minorities encounter in the AEC industry; changes in the next 5-10 years that will affect the way AEC firms operate and how minorities can prepare for this shift; constructive changes and actions of leadership that can foster an inclusive, inviting, and productive environment; and how we can design, build and manage a better AEC industry as we witness changes occurring across the globe in: social injustice, pay inequalities and healthcare.
Laland Baptiste and Baptiste Engineering’s Schillivia Baptiste, P.E., Assoc. DBIA, was featured as a Top Young Professional in the recent issue of Engineering News-Record New York! CLICK TO VIEW THE ARTICLE
Schillivia Baptiste took part in the Public Works Partners virtual panel discussion to share and examine efforts to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. “We’re still here. We’re still working, we’re still strategizing, and we’re still able to provide the same quality services that we provided pre-COVID.” WATCH THE VIDEO HERE
Here is a look at some birdhouses created by our team of professionals. Each employee received a ready to build birdhouse with all materials. A hammer was required! The only rule was to be creative. The winner received a gift card and the opportunity to choose the next activity.
Panelist Schillivia Baptiste and other industry leaders participated in the Navigating Covid-19 virtual panel discussion. On June 4th, these emerging firms discussed how they’ve had to adapt and overcome during the pandemic.
Learn more about CEO Schillivia Baptiste as she discussed her roots and how she became interested in Engineering, as well as how she’s adapted during the pandemic in the PWC Member Spotlight video! WATCH THE VIDEO HERE
Laland Baptiste was proud to sponsor PWC’s Higher Education Panel Virtual Discussion moderated by CEO Schillivia Baptiste, joined by higher education experts from NYIT, NJIT, and Pratt.
Another great event with the Professional Women in Construction MWBE Committee, JFK Millennium Partners and Jetblue at Arenson! There are many opportunities available.
A day of informative information at City & State’s Diversity Summit. Diversity and inclusion is an important component to innovation and advancement of communities.