Benchmark Building & Construction was founded in 2007 based on the core values of quality, honesty and hard work. And through these values Benchmark is consistently associated with high standards of service, integrity and merit. Benchmark is a business based on trust.
We are proactive in finding solutions for our clients that not only achieve their goal, but gives them the best value product. We understand that lasting relationships are the foundation of our success, and our primary goal is to help each of our clients achieve their vision. We do this by carefully managing the details and complexities of each project and communicating constantly with all team members.
Benchmark’s insistence on quality service, hard work and responsiveness to client needs has led to its success in a competitive industry. The company’s ability to find and serve diverse markets, address changing conditions and demands, and expand its services has resulted in the company growing beyond its founders’ dreams.
Katherine Simmerman-Morgan – Founder/President
Katie graduated Cum Laude from Texas A&M University in 2004, with a Bachelor degree in Business Management. She successfully managed her family’s Fitness Center in Cleburne, TX for 8 years and established a strong network of relationships within the community. In 2007, Katie put her management skills and relationships to work by utilizing JW’s knowledge and experience in the construction industry and establishing Benchmark Building and Construction. Together, Katie and JW have built a company they are proud of.
J.W. Morgan – Vice President
JW Morgan, a Navy veteran, graduated from the University of Texas in Arlington in 2004, with a Bachelor degree in Business Management. He has over 20 years of experience in the construction industry. After graduating from college, he worked his way up at B’s Fab and Mechanical from a laborer to the Operations Manager/Projects Purchasing Manager. In 2007, JW took a leap of faith with Katie and went back to work with his tools. Starting over as a laborer, JW truly established Benchmark’s core values of quality, honesty and hard work. One client at a time, one employee at a time, JW now manages a great crew of leaders to make Benchmark grow and thrive on its original roots.
Commercial Project Superintendents
Larry Whitely – Has over 40 years experience in the construction industry
Brandon Bark – Has over 25 years experience in the construction industry
Job Site Supervisors
Alfonso Perez – over 20 years’ experience
Cody Foree – over 20 years experience
Hunter Connell – residential supervisor