F. Patrick O'Connor Jr.,Director, Construction Manager

F. Patrick O’Connor, Jr., Construction Manager, is responsible for the construction management of development projects. Mr. O’Connor is involved in the process from conception and due diligence through completion of construction. His responsibilities include design review, contractor bid review and selection, and management of the construction team towards maximizing control of schedule, cost, scope, and quality. Mr. O’Connor interfaces with the lending institution and local authorities throughout the project.

Mr. O’Connor has been with Intercontinental since 1983. He is a member of the Construction Management Association of America. Mr. O’Connor is a licensed construction supervisor in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and a licensed builder in the City of Boston.

Alex Taranto,Sr. Construction Manager

Alex M. Taranto is responsible for supporting the management of development projects on all phases including due diligence for acquisition, permitting, construction phase, and commissioning. Alex works closely with lending institutions, local authorities, partners, design consultants, and contractors to ensure that projects are held to the highest quality while being delivered on schedule and within budget. This includes program and design review, Schedule review, Budget Analysis, and any project specific tasks.

Before joining Intercontinental in September 2016 Alex worked as a project manager for 5 years with a general contractor on various tenant improvement and building systems projects in Boston and the Greater Boston area. As project manager he was responsible for budgeting, scheduling, sub-contract buy-out, construction process, and close-out on all of his projects.

Mr. Taranto graduated in 2011 from Roger Williams University with a Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management; an American Council of Construction Education accredited program.