"GATES has truly grown with the community that it has served for many years. Todd Gates and the associates at GATES have successfully formed an integrated family of high quality development, construction and real estate services uniquely equipped to serve the needs of the citizens and businesses of Southwest Florida and beyond."

- Dudley Goodlette
Former State of Florida Legislator


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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Abraham Velazquez Joins GATES Construction as Senior Project Manager

GATES Construction is pleased to announce the addition of Abraham Velazquez as Senior Project Manager. Velazquez is responsible for the overall project coordination from the pre-construction and permitting stage through to owner occupancy. Velazquez has 20 years of construction experience with a wide variety of project types and particular expertise in multi-family, hospitality, and healthcare construction. Velazquez received a degree in Construction Project Management. Velazquez will be based out of GATES Construction’s office in downtown Sarasota.


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