Kevin Puopolo has worked in the construction industry for over 30 years, beginning his career at one of the world's largest design/build firms, SAE/Carlson. While at SAE/Carlson Kevin focused on significant commercial, industrial and retail clients throughout the United States and received world-class training through his international experiences. Kevin held increasingly responsible positions including Senior Vice President and Division Manager of the Special Project Group, President of DCM Corporation, a $50 million design/build subsidiary, and President of SAE/Carlson's Northeast Division, a $250 million company where he was responsible for managing the Architectural, Engineering and Construction Divisions with offices in Boston, Framingham, New Jersey and Pittsburgh.
With the vision of bringing construction management approach to the market, Kevin incorporated cm&b in 1992 and has successfully founded one of the premier construction companies in New England. As owner and CEO of cm&b, Kevin establishes the company's corporate objectives and concentrates on managing and growing the business. He maintains an active role in servicing clients and cm&b's strategic business direction.
Kevin is involved in many local community programs and provides leadership and sponsorship to a number of civic organizations. He has past served on the Board of Directors for the Lupus Foundation, the Ipswich (MA) YMCA and the Hamilton-Wenham Education Fund. When recent state and local budget cuts threatened to eliminate athletic programs and other extra curricula activities at his local high school, Kevin created the HW Athletics and Activities Alliance, which through his vision and leadership, was able to provide a plan and funding for maintaining all athletic programs and clubs outside the school budget.
Kevin holds a BA in Public Administration from Stonehill College, but his true passion is athletics. He has shared his knowledge and love of sports by coaching AAU, Youth and Varsity basketball, Little League, and Youth soccer. A huge proponent of the benefits of athletics in the development of the whole person, Kevin has also served as president for many youth sports organizations as well as fulfilling the role of president for the varsity basketball, football and baseball booster clubs in his hometown. Kevin enjoys spending time with his family and 8 grandchildren as well as boating and golf in his leisure.