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McCownGordon adds Veteran Marketing Executive to Management Team

June 14, 2018
  • People

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (May 30, 2018) McCownGordon, one the region’s largest construction management firms, announced that Sheri Johnson has joined the firm in a newly-created role of vice president of marketing.  An experienced marketing executive, Johnson will lead the overall marketing strategy and implementation for the firm.  

“Sheri brings a wealth of experience in developing comprehensive marketing strategies and plans. Her background and experience will help us further align our marketing strategy with our overall corporate strategic plan,” said Ramin Cherafat, McCownGordon CEO. “She comes to us at an exciting time of significant local and regional growth. I’m motivated about the new ideas and strategies she brings to our team, that will continue to provide growth and opportunity for our associates and further develop our focus on customer service.”

Johnson joins McCownGordon from Morningstar Communications where she spent 18 years. In her latest role as president, she developed and led Morningstar’s strategic plan, and managed the business development and account teams in their interaction with clients. She has worked on numerous national marketing campaigns and is widely regarded as an excellent collaborator.

Johnson has diversified experience with leading marketing campaigns for numerous clients that fall within McCownGordon’s primary vertical market sectors. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in mass communications and psychology from the University of Denver. She is active in the Kansas City philanthropic community serving on the board of Alphapointe, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City and Nonprofit Connect.

“I am honored to join the McCownGordon team,” said Johnson. “I have tremendous respect for the firm’s reputation in the community and am excited to join at this important stage of growth. I look forward to contributing to the company’s continued success and leadership.”

McCownGordon is currently performing construction management services for a variety of significant projects in the region including projects in Missouri, Kansas, South Dakota, Nebraska and Oklahoma.  In 2017, ENR-Midwest ranked McCownGordon No. 2 on the Top Contractors List in the state of Kansas.  


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