Project Frog Names Thomas Goemaat, former President & CEO of Shawmut Design & Construction, to Board of Directors
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Project Frog Names Thomas Goemaat, former President & CEO of Shawmut Design & Construction, to Board of Directors

As a member of the Board, Tom will advise Frog on strategies for driving profitable growth across Frog’s three priority vertical markets: Education, Healthcare, and Data Centers.

Project Frog, Inc., the San Francisco-based leader in design and manufacture of component buildings, welcomes Thomas Goemaat to the Board of Directors. Tom joins Frog from the corner office of Shawmut Design and Construction, a Boston firm where he served as President and CEO before retiring in 2015. As a member of the Board, Tom will advise Frog on strategies for driving profitable growth across Frog’s three priority vertical markets: Education, Healthcare, and Data Centers. Tom joined Shawmut in 1993 as a key member of the executive team at a pivotal time of corporate growth and strategic planning. After being appointed CEO in 2000, Tom helped grow Shawmut into a billion dollar company, with offices in Boston, New York, Providence, Las Vegas, and Los Angeles. He is recognized throughout the design and construction industry for his knowledge of the regional and national construction markets and for his exceptional management skills and leadership. Under Tom’s leadership, Shawmut, a 100% employee-owned firm, is listed perennially among the 25 “Best Places to Work” since 2003. Tom’s expertise in developing strategies to support business growth make him an excellent fit for Frog as the company enters into the breakout growth stage in its development in each of its target sectors. “We are very pleased that Tom has agreed to join Frog at this exciting time in our company’s evolution,” says Richard Guinn, CEO of Project Frog. “I have known Tom for many years and we are very fortunate to be able to draw from his industry expertise, business acumen, and deep experience as we look to fulfill our promise as a profitable and innovative product company, addressing the many challenges typical to design and construction.” Prior to joining Shawmut, Tom spent 17 years at Turner Construction, serving first as Chief Purchasing Agent for the Boston office and then as Division Manager of Turner’s Special Projects Division in Boston. Tom earned a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Union College in Schenectady, New York. About Project Frog Project Frog is on a mission to revolutionize the way buildings are created by applying technology to overcome the inefficiencies of traditional construction. The company provides component buildings that assemble easily onsite, giving architects and builders a fast and cost-effective way to create visually striking and energy-efficient buildings. The resulting structures are measurably greener and significantly smarter, resulting in brighter, healthier spaces that inspire better performance by the people who occupy them. Project Frog offers a versatile ecosystem of products that adapt to all kinds of uses including: early childhood, K-12, higher education, data centers, healthcare, public, retail, retreat, workplace and more.

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