Management

Paul Nuytten - CEO

Paul NuttyenPaul has over 15 years of construction experience including 8 years of construction management. He spent 7 years in the trades building luxury homes, commercial projects and residential developments to put himself through a Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Minnesota, Mankato. Paul’s engineering background and construction field experience assisted in quickly moving through the ranks in the construction industry.

His construction management experience includes multifamily apartments, condominiums, affordable housing, luxury homes, commercial construction, tax credit housing, single family developments, tenant improvements, podium work and rehabilitation projects. He oversees all the estimation efforts for the company, along with business development, market research, contract review, contract buyout, schedule review, insurance review and LEED initiatives.

Ed Benny - VP - Field Services

Ed BennyWith over 25 years of field experience Ed oversees all the site superintendents and the day-to-day operations for SBI’s field forces. Ed strives for safety first and foremost while adhering to the project’s schedule and quality requirements. His extensive field experience in multifamily, podium, commercial, residential and rehabilitation projects Ed has all the necessary tools to resolve constructability issues in a timely manner. Knowing the best way to solve problems in the field quickly and making sure the project is prepared for subcontractors to be as productive as possible has gained him a tremendous amount of respect from all of our vendors and clients.

Trisha Van Lanen - Controller

TrishaTrisha Van Lanen has been with SBI Builders, Inc. since 2005. She has a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in finance. Trisha has more than 8 years of experience in construction accounting and is responsible for managing the daily accounting operations as well as all phases of financial reporting for the company. Her knowledge of the construction industry and its accounting requirements have been an asset to SBI Builders, Inc.