MAY 21, 2019, WEATHERFORD, TEXAS — Phoenix Construction Founder and Chairman, Kaleb Brewer recently announced the addition of Philip Newkirk to the Phoenix team. Newkirk will take the reins as Director of Land Development for Phoenix in their downtown Weatherford office.
“Philip is the longest running business relationship I have, spanning some 15 years,” Brewer said, “There is good reason for that, he is super sharp and unbelievable at what he does. On top of that, his honesty and integrity are unmatched.”
Newkirk comes to Phoenix with 15 years of experience in the land surveying industry with Texas Surveying, the last 10 of those years as the manager of operations. With experience on over 10,000 projects in the field and office, ranging from residential sites to commercial/industrial developments all over Texas, Newkirk has been a part of the process from feasibility and initial land acquisition, platting, topographic mapping, engineering support, construction layout up to final as built.
“I’ve seen Phoenix grow rapidly over the past few years, and not only am I impressed with the direction the company is going, but also with their dedication to serve the community,” Newkirk said. “I’m thrilled to be a part of this generous company and their talented crew.”
Brewer said Newkirk and Phoenix have much in common: “He is the epitome of excellence that we strive for here at Phoenix and I can’t imagine a better fit for his position.”
Newkirk is an active member at Victory Baptist Church. He enjoys hunting and spending time with family on their farm where they raise registered Texas Longhorns.