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The Christman Company hires Byron Ringen as senior project manager

March 26, 2018

The Christman Company has hired Byron Ringen as a senior project manager in its Knoxville office.

Byron Ringen
The Christman Company

Ringen brings 20 years of experience in project and construction management to The Christman Company, with an emphasis on health care construction and large-scale projects.

“Byron will hit the ground running,” said Marty Gibbs, vice president and general manager for The Christman Company’s operations in Knoxville and Chattanooga. “His experience, especially with health care projects is immediately beneficial for Christman. We welcome Byron to Knoxville and to our team.”

Ringen has been assigned to phase three of the West Campus housing project at the University of Tennessee, a $63 million project that includes the construction of two residence halls with dining, study areas and a village-style community for students with suites and apartments. Completion of phase three is expected in late 2018.

A U.S. Army veteran, Ringen graduated from Nashville State Technological College with honors with a degree in architectural engineering technology and was a member of Tau Alpha Pi, the national honor society for engineering technology. He served in the military from 1989 to 1995 with the Army’s Infantry Branch and 101st Airborne Division.

Ringen resides in the Kingston area with wife Faith and daughter Margaret.

About The Christman Company

The Christman Company, founded in 1894, is one of the country’s leading professional construction services firms. The company’s award-winning services include construction management, general contracting, design/build, program management, real estate development, and self-perform skilled trades. Christman specializes in a variety of construction markets, including industrial and power, higher and K12 education, healthcare, government, and corporate office. Ranked at 122 in the Engineering News-Record ENR 400 top contractors nationally, Christman has more than $2 billion in construction underway managed by 400 professional employees in 10 different office locations throughout the Southeast U.S., the Midwest the Southwest U.S., and the mid-Atlantic. For more information, visit, and connect on FaceBook, LinkedIn or Twitter.