Henderson Companies Hires New Mission Critical General Manager

National Design and Construction Firm Welcomes Industry Veteran Earl Wilcox

Lenexa, Kan. — Henderson Companies welcomes Earl Wilcox as the new mission critical general manager for Henderson Building Solutions, the construction management sister company of Henderson Engineers. Wilcox will oversee construction, project execution, scheduling, and client development for Henderson’s mission critical practice,

which services mission critical facilities including data centers and public safety centers nationwide.

“We’re thrilled to have Earl as the newest member of our leadership team,” said Steve Hancock, president of Henderson Building Solutions. “Earl will be focused on ensuring we’re well positioned to support the growing project stream that we are experiencing within mission critical. Having his caliber of expertise will help us continue to enhance client experience and exceed client expectations, and we are looking forward to his contributions.”

Wilcox most recently served as the vice president and general manager at Electrical Reliability Services, Inc., an electrical engineering and testing firm headquartered in Westerville, O.H. He brings more than 20 years of engineering and construction industry experience to his new role.

“I’m excited to join the Henderson Building Solutions team and build upon their industry-leading mission critical practice,” said Wilcox. “What attracted me to the firm is its focus on innovation, and I can’t wait to see how we can break barriers to deliver the best solutions for our clients and partners. The modern world is powered by data centers, so it’s a very impactful space to be in.”

Wilcox is a graduate of Northeastern University in Boston, where he earned his master’s degree in business administration, and Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kan., where he earned his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. He is a licensed professional engineer.



Henderson Companies, Inc., is the 100% employee-owned parent company of Henderson Building Solutions and Henderson Engineers. Henderson Building Solutions is a construction management and commissioning services firm that provides a seamless bridge between design, construction, and ongoing maintenance. Henderson Engineers is a national building systems design firm with a wide array of engineering design services and a project portfolio representing a wide range of markets including business, community, retail, healthcare, and venue. As Henderson, we combine in-the-field construction expertise with engineering knowledge to provide single-source design-build solutions for any project.

We’re licensed in all 50 states (plus the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and British Columbia) and bring buildings to life through our 1,000 employees and 250+ PEs across 12 offices, including New YorkPhiladelphiaTampaNashvilleBentonvilleDallasHoustonKansas City (Lenexa, Kansas, and downtown Kansas City, Missouri), PhoenixLas Vegas, and Los Angeles. Our vision is to be the firm that builds a better world. We’ve diligently cultivated an inclusive, best-in-class work environment where people can reach their full potential. Our core values drive us to deliver unrivaled service and solutions that make us the team you want to partner with.

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