Howard Suitt, Chairman


As Chairman and Board Member of THS Constructors, Inc., Howard Suitt has more than 45 years of experience in the construction industry. He founded Suitt Construction, which was ranked in the Top 75 ENR Top Contractors when the company was merged with BE&K of Birmingham, Alabama. Mr. Suitt has been responsible for placing over $12 billion in construction value, representing a total installed cost of approximately $36 billion for more than 2,000 projects. He has been in responsible charge for managing more than 120 million man-hours of work.

Mr. Suitt was a registered professional engineer in South Carolina and North Carolina, and a past member of the National Construction Management Committee of the Associated General Contractors of America. He previously served as the Chairman of the Greenville Hospital System. Mr. Suitt also served on the boards of the Greenville Chamber of Commerce, the Greenville Health Corporation, and the Greenville Area Development Corporation.

Mr. Suitt holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from The Citadel. His past notable experience includes managing three sites simultaneously for a single client that employed over 3,500 construction workmen and represented an owner’s investment of more than $700 million. Mr. Suitt lives with his family in Greenville, South Carolina.