Primera Engineers is pleased to announce the promotion of Angie DeAlba to Director of Communications in our Marketing + Communications department. Angie has been instrumental in effectively managing Primera’s communication strategies since 2011. She’s helped boost the firm’s brand through successful execution of Primera’s corporate marketing program and has helped drive our public relations and branding efforts via countless marketing campaigns. In her expanded leadership role, she will continue to advance the communications side of the department ensuring that Primera maintains a positive image and reputation across the industry as we continue to expand Nationally.
Angie has over 15 years of marketing project management, corporate communications, and event management experience spanning from non-profit organizations to Fortune 500 corporations. Passionate about marketing Primera, our projects and our employees, she’s equally as committed to promoting careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) and is a strong advocate for diversity in the AEC (Architecture, Engineering and Construction) industry. She currently serves as the Events & Sponsorship Chair for the Primera Foundation and as co-Chair of Primera’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee. Angie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in both Marketing and Management from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
“Angie’s expertise in Communications has no doubt had a significant impact on our firm over the past 10 years and will continue to do so,” says Matt Dvorak, Vice President of Marketing + Communications, “but it’s her character and her leadership beyond the department that make her invaluable to the work that we do.” he continues. “Outside her communications role, she’s led mentorship programs for students, chaired our social events committee, helped launch and lead our formal commitment to DEI, and recently spearheaded our Foundation’s inaugural fundraiser that raised nearly $60,000 for students in STEM.”
Founded in 1987, Primera is a full-service, certified woman owned (WBE) engineering design and consulting firm offering a wide range of professional services centered around four major areas of expertise: Buildings, Transportation, Utilities, and Business Consulting. Primera’s core service offerings include a wide range of professional services in the disciplines of mechanical, electrical, plumbing (M/E/P), structural, civil, and telecommunications engineering, as well as commissioning, energy, architecture, sustainability, life safety, lighting, transportation, natural gas, power delivery, project and construction management, and business consulting services.