December 01, 2020

Michael K. Callahan reflects on the past 35 years

Benchmark was founded in March of 1985, and I came on board just a few months later in July. It was pretty bare-bones back then. As a matter of fact, I always suspected that one of the reasons Bob Brandt hired me was because I owned a pickup truck with ladder racks and side boxes! […]


August 12, 2020

Benchmark welcomes three Assistant Project Managers

We are pleased to announce that Ben Blake, John Gondy and Andrew Figlio have been hired as Assistant Project Managers. In this role, they will be responsible for assisting project managers with overseeing the daily operations of select projects which includes coordinating field and administrative activities as well as ensuring that all parties involved in […]


July 15, 2020

Benchmark Construction welcomes a Superintendent

We are pleased to welcome Bill McCord to the role of Superintendent. He is responsible for coordinating all site construction activities and supervising and training all field personnel as required to successfully complete projects while adhering to schedules and budgets. This includes maintaining the highest quality and supervising all trade and field personnel, all while […]


June 04, 2020

Benchmark announces several job changes

We are pleased to announce: Alyssa Kurtz has been promoted to Development Manager. Ms. Kurtz began her career at Benchmark in 2015 as Business Development Assistant before becoming a Business Development Associate in 2017. In this new role, Ms. Kurtz is responsible for supporting the VP of Acquisitions & Development on project business plans and […]


May 22, 2020

Celebrating 35 years: 1985-2020

We celebrate 35 continuous years in business this 2020 year. That’s how I started this post when I first sat down to work on it two months ago. I had no idea what lay ahead in the coming weeks, for Benchmark, for all of us. They say only 10% of companies make it the first […]


April 29, 2020

Benchmark welcomes new CFO to its executive team

Jarrod Herrold has joined the executive team of Lancaster County-based Benchmark Construction Company, Inc. As Benchmark’s CFO, Herrold’s role is to provide executive leadership for the organization’s financial well-being. “We are pleased to welcome Jarrod to the Benchmark team as our new CFO. He is enthusiastic and brings an abundance of industry experience that will […]