Shawmut Design and Construction, a leading national construction management firm, participated in Women in Construction (WIC) Week with a number of activities developed to celebrate the different journeys women have taken to a career in construction.
Throughout the week, Shawmut hosted impactful conversations and events, including guest speakers, panel discussions, jobsite tours, and networking opportunities.
“Every year, I look forward to celebrating Women in Construction Week, as it is an important time to recognize the women in this industry while also taking action, driving awareness, and hosting impactful discussions to help create a more equitable and inclusive industry,” said Les Hiscoe, CEO at Shawmut Design and Construction. “We’re pleased to be at the forefront of the construction industry for our diversity, equity, and inclusion work, and are fully dedicated to continued actionable and intentional efforts to effect real change.”
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