Ortiz Enterprises, Inc. is grateful for
the hard work and dedication of our employees. The
combined experience and skill of many people have made
it possible for the company to grow and prosper over our
20 years in business.
Here are some of our key professionals:
Cary B. Purves, VP and Operations
Cary has been with Ortiz Enterprises,
Inc. since 1988 when he started as an Operating Engineer
working on a variety of highway and public works
projects. Now, Cary manages daily project activities,
and is responsible for negotiations with Owners,
managing labor and equipment, cash flow, change orders,
and all operations.
John D. Schaar, Chief
John joined Ortiz Enterprises in 2003
with more than 27 years of Estimating experience under
his belt. His expertise enables us to accurately price
large bids, and complete our jobs on budget. John holds
a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the Detroit Institute
of Technology and also attended Clayton University for
MBA studies after serving in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Thomas R. Tennison, Controller
came to Ortiz Enterprises, Inc. in 2002 with a 30 year
background in accounting and financial management in the
construction industry . He has worked for such
industry giants as CH2M Hill, Kajima, and Guy F.
Atkinson. At Ortiz, Tom is responsible for overseeing
payroll, accounts payable/receivable, banking, job
costing, cash management, and management reports.
Our Other Team
Nobody wants to work all the time, not even
the employees of Ortiz Enterprises, Inc. We're also
dedicated to having fun. Our baseball team includes
employees, their families, and friends. As members of
the Irvine Spectrum Softball Association, we go up
against local community teams every week.