VP Construction / Senior Project Manager
Mr. Verville is responsible for the day to day operation of Fred M. Starling Inc., the construction subsidiary of the Starling Group. He joined Fred M. Starling, Inc. in early 2014, and brings significant experience in all facets of building construction. He has been involved in projects totaling over 3 million square feet and over $200 million in revenue. These projects have included hospital, low and mid-rise commercial office, light industrial, manufacturing, multi-family, and warehousing. Additionally, he has served clients in numerous industries, including medical, banking, distribution, energy, hospitality, restaurant, retail, technology, and telecommunications. Chris also has extensive experience with feasibility studies and proforma analysis across multiple product types, and can be an invaluable resource at the conceptual or planning stages of any project.
A native of Indiana and 1999 graduate of Purdue University with a degree in Building Construction Management, Chris began his career working with national and regional construction firms throughout the Midwest and Southeast. In 2007 Chris relocated to his hometown in Indiana and acted as founding partner and President of another design-build construction management firm where he was responsible for the complete oversight of all operations and business development.
After six years in the Midwest, Chris made the decision to return to Florida in 2013, and has set his focus on continuing the operational excellence of The Starling Group through superior construction management, while also cultivating and perpetuating a sustained and controlled growth of the business through the development of additional market regions and product types.
Chris is a licensed commercial building contractor in the State of Indiana and a licensed unlimited commercial general contractor in the State of Florida.