Wolverine Building Group Promotes Project Managers to Advanced Roles

Press Release

By Kate Klemp November 8, 2023

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Wolverine Building Group, a leading commercial construction firm headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, announced today the promotions of Daniel Zilzer and Daniel Escobar-Bercini.

“Both of these men have been essential to the elevated profile of Wolverine,“ said Curt Mulder, president of Wolverine Building Group. “Each has applied their substantial experience to valuable client projects, building prominent, essential assets for the entire region. Their talent is recognized and honored in these promotions.”

Zilzer, adding three years at Wolverine to his 17 years of design -build experience prior, has been promoted to Senior Project Manager. In his new role, Daniel will be continuing his execution of design-build projects with Wolverine, as well as work with custom-engineered metal buildings dedicated to expanding operations for manufacturing leaders. This work on the 200,000 square-foot Trailer Xpress’ Headquarters was recognized with a nomination for 2023 ABC EIC Award. His talents were quickly noted as leadership observed his exceptional problem solving, strategic thinking and natural ability to win over clients and trade partners.

Bercini-Escobar, who has been with Wolverine Building Group for four years and in the field for 10, has been promoted to Project Manager II. In his advancing role, Bercini-Escobar will be responsible for overseeing the high-profile multi-family project in Petoskey, Michigan, Lofts at Lumber Square. He received accolades for his work on complex projects such as Disability Advocates of Kent County, winning an Associated Builders and Contractors of Western Michigan (ABCWM) Excellence in Construction (EIC) Award. Daniel’s work on community assets such as Blythefield Country Club, Trinity Health Grand Rapids’ Roosevelt Park Pharmacy, Treetops Collective have gathered high praise from colleagues and clients. Notably, he has been able to secure increased diverse business partners to participate in project construction, an essential pillar of Wolverine’s construction leadership.

About Wolverine Building Group

Founded in 1939, Wolverine Building Group is one of Michigan’s most trusted and experienced construction companies. With 180+ employees, Wolverine specializes in industrial, multi-unit residential, health care, office, restaurant, and retail construction. Wolverine is nationally recognized as one of the top leaders in the construction industry. For more information, visit wolvgroup.com.