Press Release: The Building People Appoints Tom Suder as Chief Growth Officer

January 27th, 2021

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The Building People
215 Depot Court SE
3rd Floor
Leesburg, VA 20175
Ph. 703.669.2222

Leesburg, VA – January 27th, 2021 – The Building People, LLC is excited to announce the appointment of Tom Suder as their new Chief Growth Officer. As the new Chief Growth Officer, Mr. Suder will manage all marketing and business development, and focus on aligning our strategic offerings, partnerships and solutions to achieve profitability.  Mr. Suder has over 26 years of experience in the government contracting and professional services industry. Tom is a two-time winner of a Federal 100 Award, (2013 & 2018) a prestigious honor that recognizes government and industry leaders who played pivotal roles in Federal IT and made a difference in the way technology transformed the government. He has started several technology companies since 1994 and is the founder of the Advanced Technology Academic Research Center (ATARC), a renowned think-tank in the Federal IT space. His experience across the industry demonstrates vast expertise from financial strategy planning and execution to leadership and personnel development while delivering complex solutions including Technology, Cloud & Data Center, Data & Analytics, DevOps, Cybersecurity, Health IT, Network Transformation, and the Internet of Things. With The Building People’s success and triple-digit growth since 2013, Mr. Suder provides the type of leadership that will help continue to grow and expand into new markets to better serve our customers, while bringing innovation, credibility, and solutions that will transform the industry. 

Lawrence Melton, CEO & President of The Building People said: “We are excited to welcome Tom to our team. Tom’s background as an entrepreneur in the GovCon arena combined with his vision to make sure projects were implemented to improve government service, make him a great addition to our team.  Tom brings market credibility to The Building People at a time that we’re making a difference in the Technology, Buildings and People business.  Our ability to add depth to our leadership team and build on the foundation that we have established for our future growth brings his talents at an exciting time… His impressive experience, industry credibility, and character are truly representative of the culture we’ve built.”

The Building People integrate technology, buildings, and people to deliver the future of facilities today. They solve the complex challenges facing building owners, tenants, and stakeholders by maximizing the workplace experience and reducing costs – all without sacrificing quality or reliability. Their approach guides clients through the integration of all phases of the real estate life-cycle, and their commitment is driven by passion to innovate, lead with experience, and build long-term relationships with their clients.

215 Depot Court SE, 3rd Floor, Leesburg, VA 20175 | Ph. 703.669.2222 |