Olivia Brown Makes Crane & Hoist Canada’s Top 10 Under 40

Olivia Brown, Preconstruction Manager, Special Projects, EllisDon, has been named to Crane & Hoist Canada’s Top 10 Under 40 list.

Crane & Hoist Canada's annual Top 10 Under 40 list recognizing emerging leaders within the heavy lifting industry. These individuals are establishing new standards through their work ethic, curiosity, and unwavering dedication to training and safety. Whether they are in leadership roles, operations, maintenance, sales, or support functions, these crane and hoist professionals are recognized by their coworkers, clients, and industry peers.

In her role as a Preconstruction Manager, Olivia consistently excels in key responsibilities such as developing and maintaining project schedules, proficiently managing budgets, and overseeing procurement processes. Olivia's distinctive strength lies in her commitment to safety and compliance, where she ensures that on-site work adheres rigorously to codes, regulations, and quality standards. Her proactive risk management approach sets her apart as a valuable asset to the industry.

Elevating her contributions as a Preconstruction Manager, Olivia demonstrates exceptional talent in developing technical content for proposals and RFPs. Collaborating with architects, engineers, and stakeholders, she consistently delivers design solutions that align with clients' needs and budgets. Olivia's proficiency in evaluating alternative design and construction methods has proven instrumental in optimizing project costs and schedules, showcasing her ingenuity and foresight.

Beyond her daily responsibilities, Olivia actively contributes to the professional development of her team. She has played a role in developing financial training content and training materials for knowledge-sharing platforms. Her membership in the SAIT BSc Construction Project Management Advisory Committee underscores her commitment to industry growth and education.

Additionally, Olivia's involvement in the Calgary CCA Young Construction Leaders and her role as a content advisor for "Project Coordination 101" in EllisDon Corporate's "Knowledge Hub" showcase her passion for fostering leadership and sharing knowledge within the construction community.

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