Team Members


Tom Beres, PE

Vice President – Midwest

Tom joined McShane Construction Company in 2003 and has since risen to an executive position as Vice President - Midwest.  His detailed approach and unique understanding of the complex requirements for today’s industrial and commercial environments has made him a key resource in the firm’s design/build and general construction process within the warehouse/distribution, food processing, speculative industrial, light manufacturing and office sectors.   

As Vice President, Tom leads the firm’s pursuit of industrial and office project undertakings throughout the Midwest Region and ensures that each assignment reaches a successful conclusion.  Contributing nearly 15 years of construction experience, he serves as a point person and industry expert for the company offering insights to the multiple facets and complexities of industrial facilities.  In addition, Tom is instrumental in fostering and maintaining working relationships and growing the firm’s presence and diversification within the Midwest market.    


  • Marquette University
    Bachelor of Science – Civil Engineering
  • Northwestern University
    Certificate in Executive Management for Design & Construction

Professional Designations:

  • Registered Professional Engineer – Illinois
  • OSHA 30-Hour Certification

Professional Affiliations:

  • ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers)
  • AGC (Associated General Contractors of America)
  • Builders Association (AGC Chicago Chapter)
  • USGBC (U.S. Green Building Council)

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