MANNY THEN, PE, JOINS WANTMAN GROUP, INC. IN WEST PALM BEACH HEADQUARTERS
Wantman Group, Inc. (WGI) is pleased to announce that Manny Then, PE, has joined the firm’s Transportation Division as a Project Principal in its West Palm Beach headquarters. Manny comes to WGI with more than 40 years of experience with specific expertise in highway design, project development and environmental studies, corridor studies, quality control and quality assurance, and constructability and bidability reviews.
His professional transportation experience includes 30 years with the Florida Department of Transportation in multiple positions, starting as Staff Engineer and culminating as Director of Production, directing and coordinating the division efforts and related activities including PD&E, survey and mapping, bridge design, right-of-way administration, and Consultant Project Management offices.
“We are pleased to have Manny join the team and further enhance our company’s expansion efforts. His extensive background and decades of experience in all aspects of highway design are tremendous assets to our growing team,” said David Wantman, PE, president of WGI. Manny is a licensed Professional Engineer in Florida and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Florida International University and is an active member of the American Council of Engineering Companies, the Florida Engineering Society, Floridians for Better Transportation, and the Transportation and Expressway Authority Membership of Florida.
As a multidisciplinary consulting firm, WGI has six offices throughout Florida and is comprised of eight separate divisions devoted to the following disciplines: Civil/Municipal Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Surveying and Mapping, Subsurface Utility Engineering, Construction, Environmental, Landscape Architecture and Planning services. WGI is among the 437 private growth companies that were Hire Power Awards honorees for 2013 and is featured in the 2nd annual edition of Inc. Hire Power Awards, recognizing the private businesses that have generated the most jobs since 2012. ZweigWhite ranked WGI #41 on the “Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies” list in 2014, as well as the “Best Firms to Work For” list the same year. Additionally, The South Florida Business Journal ranked WGI number 6 on the 2014 “Top 25 Engineering Firms in South Florida” list and ranked #3767 on the 2014 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America.
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