Breeden Construction -
A Commitment to Excellence

Breeden Construction, a subsidiary of The Breeden Company, has provided general contracting services to our own portfolio for more than five decades. During that time the company has constructed over 15,000 apartment units, 2 million square feet of commercial shopping center and office space, countless tenant improvements, numerous residential subdivisions and 1,700 residential homes through an affiliate, Lynnhaven Homes, LLC. Therefore, it was a natural progression that we utilize the knowledge and experience developed over this long history to move forward with the opportunity to offer our proven expertise and services on a third party basis to select clients.

Our decades of experience in the construction industry provides us with the proven ability to perform all aspects of the construction process from conceptual estimating and design, to value engineering and delivery of the final certificates of occupancy. Our dedicated construction team and talented subcontractors have successfully delivered high quality projects on time and under budget, resulting in substantial savings to owners.

 

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Construction Services

Preconstruction Services

Our estimating team offers comprehensive preconstruction planning and budgeting based upon historical project data and current market conditions.

Value Engineering

We work closely with the project team to identify opportunities to save time and money while maintaining the design integrity of the project.

General Contracting

Our experienced professionals work in unison with the project team to ensure a timely delivery and a successful project.

Design & Build

Breeden Construction has established partnerships with design and consulting firms offering the capability to manage the design and construction phases.

Construction Management

We offer our expertise with construction materials and methods , project scheduling and cost control to oversee all phases of the design and construction phases. Additionally we have top-notch leadership and expertise to deliver a quality project from design to completion.

 


 

Management Team

 

Brian K. Revere is President of Breeden Construction, LLC, the general contracting division of The Breeden Company. Mr. Revere is responsible for overseeing the construction operations for in-house developments and third-party engagements for select clients. His experience with nationally ranked developers allows him to understand the importance of managing construction costs and scheduling throughout the entire process, beginning with the due diligence stage, to ensure the success of each project.

Mr. Revere has over 20 years of experience in the construction industry, with a specialized focus on multifamily housing, mixed-use developments, parking garages, retail/restaurant and tenant improvements. He joined The Breeden Company in 2003 as a project manager, responsible for overseeing the design, pre-construction and construction activities for the company’s multifamily and commercial developments. In 2011, Mr. Revere was promoted to President of Breeden Construction, LLC.

Prior to joining The Breeden Company, he served as project manager for the national REIT Archstone-Smith, overseeing the construction of luxury multifamily projects in the Washington, DC and West Palm Beach, FL markets. He also served as an assistant project manager for Bovis Lend Lease, a global project management and construction company.

Mr. Revere received his Bachelor of Science degree in Building Construction from Virginia Tech. He currently resides in Chesterfield, Virginia with his family. He enjoys boating, fishing, kayaking and Virginia Tech football games.


Franklin R. Wiley is Senior Vice President of The Breeden Company. He manages all pre-construction and construction processes for commercial and residential projects.

“Developing a successful company is more than an 8-hour-a-day, 5-day-a-week job. It takes long hours, dedication and plenty of sacrifice,” he says about participating in The Breeden Company’s growth.

Mr. Wiley’s tenure with The Breeden Company spans over 38 years. He started with the company in 1975 as a field superintendent responsible for managing construction sites and subcontractors. Over the course of his career with The Breeden Company he has worked in several departments and divisions including commercial leasing, property management and property sales of condominiums and single-family homes.

Mr. Wiley received his Bachelor of Science in Business degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1963 after serving in the United States Army from 1954-1956. He lives in Virginia Beach, Virginia, with his wife, Barbara.

 


Travis M. Powroznik is the Vice President for Breeden Construction, LLC. Mr. Powroznik is responsible for hiring subcontractors, managing construction costs and overseeing project schedules for in-house developments and third-party projects. In addition to these responsibilities, he also helps coordinate with consultants, guide projects through pre-development, construction and turnover to property management. Mr. Powroznik has over 13 years of experience in the construction industry with a concentration in multifamily housing, light commercial and tenant improvements.

“Each and every job has its own set of challenges, and the most rewarding part of this business, for me, is knowing I was part of a team of individuals that helped overcome these challenges and bring a project from conception to fruition.”

Prior to joining Breeden Construction, Mr. Powroznik served as a project manager for Boyd Corporation overseeing the construction of single family, multifamily and tenant improvement projects in the Chesterfield, VA and Tidewater, VA markets.

Mr. Powroznik received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Business from Virginia Military Institute. He currently resides in Prince George, Virginia with his wife and two kids. In his free time he enjoys college football, hunting, fishing and spending time with his family on the Chesapeake Bay.


Nelson Cook is responsible for the day-to-day management of the preconstruction department which includes budgeting, design management, subcontractor relations and the cost data administration. His experience with many project types and delivery methods allows for the evaluation of the best approach to a project.

Mr. Cook has over 20 years of experience in the construction industry. He joined Breeden Construction in 2020. Prior to joining the company, Nelson was the Chief Estimator of the Pacific Northwest region for Katerra, as well as the Senior Estimator for Clark Construction Group.

Nelson's experience and knowledge in construction started with service in the US Navy Constructions Battalions (SeaBees) and has been expanded via many project budgets and estimates.

Nelson lives with this wife and children in Kents Store, Virginia. In his free time he enjoys spending time with family, home projects and watching hockey.

 


Kenneth E. Owen is Director of Development of Breeden Construction, LLC. Mr. Owen is responsible for development services, managing the entitlement and design process for new projects for The Breeden Company. He also works closely with Brian Revere, President of Breeden Construction, LLC in prospective deals helping the development team understand the viability of potential opportunities. Mr. Owen’s experience in the development and construction of large multifamily and mixed-use projects also provides the company the opportunity to anticipate exposure and create savings through practical value engineering practices.

Mr. Owen has over 20 years of experience in the development and construction of multifamily projects including three story surface parked projects to dense urban infill projects including structured parking. Mr. Owen is well versed in the entire project life-cycle, from understanding the development needs, site risk, construction cost, logistics and ultimately achieving the end user product. Mr. Owen works with the design team from the onset of the project through the permitting phase and provides support to the Project Mangers as the projects move into the construction phase. Mr. Owen joined the company in August, 2015 as the company expanded and was commanding a larger share of the multifamily market for both in-house and third party projects.

Prior to joining Breeden Construction, LLC, Mr. Owen was VP of Construction and Development Manager for Roseland Property Company of Short Hills, New Jersey, completing multiple large scale multifamily mixed-use projects in New Jersey and Virginia. He was also worked as Development Director for Concord Eastridge, Inc of Fairfax, Virginia, completing Hampton Roads Transits state of the art transportation facility with target LEED Gold. Mr. Owen also worked with BNE Real Estate as Project Manager and Pre-Construction Manager and provided consulting services on potential deals and projects in the construction phase.

Mr. Owen attended Mesa State College, Grand Junction, CO and Metropolitan State College, Denver, CO majoring in Business. He currently lives in the West Ghent community of Norfolk, VA with his wife. He enjoys golf, grilling and spending time with family and friends.


Michael J. Hart is the Director of Field Operations for Breeden Construction, LLC. Mr. Hart is responsible for daily field operations and oversees all site personnel to include senior superintendents, superintendents, assistant superintendents, punch-out foreman, carpenters and labors. In addition to these responsibilities, he also coordinates project start up, managing project costs, maintaining project schedules and on-time delivery. Mr. Hart has 30 years of experience in the construction industry with a heavy background in multifamily housing, commercial and tenant build out.

Prior to joining Breeden Construction, Mr. Hart served as a lead superintendent for KBS, INC., overseeing multifamily and commercial projects in the greater Richmond and Tidewater areas.

Mr. Hart received his experience and knowledge of the construction industry through everyday hard work, accomplishments and project completions. He currently resides in Virginia Beach, Virginia with his wife. In his free time he enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time in the great outdoors.

Hard work equals success, and in order to be successful you have to surround yourself around dedicated people who all come together as a team to achieve one goal, “The Finish Line."


Brandon W. Rogers is the Director of Health, Safety and Environmental for Breeden Construction. Brandon creates and administers our Health, Safety and Environmental Policies and Procedures throughout Breeden Construction. Health, safety and protecting the environment are one of Breeden Construction’s top priority. Along with creating and implementing these policies, his responsibilities include: working with the local and state agencies, as well as all employees and contractors, to maintain the highest safety and environmental practices possible on all job sites.

Mr. Rogers' tenure with The Breeden Company spans over 25 years. He began his career as a member of The Breeden Property Management team in the maintenance field. As a dedicated and valued team member, he was quickly promoted into management where he has held many titles including Maintenance Supervisor, Vice President of Lynnhaven Homes, Construction Site Superintendent, Senior Project Manager and Director of Health, Safety and Environmental.

Mr. Rogers graduated in 1987 with a Bachelors of Science Degree from Northwestern Oklahoma State University. Mr. Rogers lives in Chesapeake, Virginia with his wife, Pam, and daughter, Amanda. Mr. Rogers is also an accomplished fisherman and pilot.


Get In Touch

For more information about investor opportunities with The Breeden Company, its divisions and affiliates, please contact Torrey Breeden or Timothy A. Faulkner at 757.486.1000, or Submit a Contact Inquiry.

"
When I think of The Breeden Company, I think of excellence – excellence in design, in construction and in the management of their developments. This is a rock-solid company that delivers on its promises, and I am so pleased that they are a part of the Portsmouth community.
John Rowe
Mayor of Portsmouth, Virginia