The Pepper Companies Appoints Stan Pepper Chairman and CEO

CHICAGO, May 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Pepper Companies today announced that Stan Pepper has been appointed Chairman and CEO. He returns to the company after a dozen years in a variety of leadership positions in the construction industry – including private equity and consulting, software development and sustainable products.

The Pepper Companies is the holding company of Pepper Construction Group, one of the nations' largest general contracting and construction management firms. Among the firm's current projects are the Wrigley Field renovation in Chicago; Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights, Illinois; UIndy Health Pavilion in Indianapolis; the Northern Kentucky University Recreation Center; the Houston Catalyst, a new residential high-rise development by the Marquette Companies; and the Hamby Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements in Abilene, Texas.

Pepper Construction Group serves clients across the country with comprehensive teams in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and Texas working in markets such as healthcare, education, manufacturing and light industrial, water works, environmental remediation, data centers, entertainment, hospitality, interiors and education, among others.

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CONTACT: Shannan Ghera - 312-649-7628Source:Pepper Construction