RailPros, Inc. is proud to announce that Les Hopper, PE, has joined their team as Vice President – Business Development and San Diego Regional Manager to lead their San Diego office and facilitate the company’s continued growth by heading up their business development efforts.
Les Hopper, PE Joins RailPros, Inc. as Vice President – Business Development Irvine, CA, August 15, 2015 –(PR.com)– Mr. Hopper has been an active member of the Southern California and Nevada civil engineering communities for the past 30 years. Prior to joining the RailPros team, Les has worked at several mid-size to large international engineering firms as a leader in both the Transportation Services Departments and as a Business Development Manager. In his role as Transportation Services Leader, he has facilitated the growth of the transportation engineering services divisions from start-up groups into vital operations. As Business Development Leader, he has been responsible for the creation and execution of highly successful marketing strategies. Les’ dedication to continuous improvements and development of opportunities will support company growth both locally and nationally and will make him a valued addition to the RailPros staff.
In the words of Railpros President, Eric Hankinson, “Les brings outstanding leadership skills to our San Diego office and will be key in leading our firm as a whole to the next level through his business development vision.”
Les holds professional engineer licenses in both California and Nevada. He graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, and he also holds a Masters of Business Administration from Chapman University. He is active in a number of industry associations including ACEC, WTS, and SDHDA.
Now in its 15th year in business, RailPros continues to expand nationally adding new offices in Fresno, Dallas, Salt Lake City, and New England. The firm services a variety of public and private clients in the rail and transit industry offering services ranging from advance planning studies and design through construction management, inspection as well as operations and maintenance support services.
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