Our Greatest Asset
Specializing in retail and restaurant work, our team members have a knowledge base that allows us to overcome complex challenges such as completing structural retrofits on historical buildings whilst preserving existing building envelopes or completing fast track projects ahead of schedule. We take great pride in what we can accomplish and understand our people are the reason we are leaders in our field.
More specifically, we attribute our continued success to our people’s ability to combine experience with our core values. Our core values are how we positively collaborate and partner with our clients – building our reputation and theirs – so that every project is undeniably a success.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Frank Naliboff is co-founder of Dickinson Cameron Construction (DCC) and serves as the firm’s Chief Executive Officer and President. Since establishing the firm in 1994, Frank has helped DCC become one of the nation’s leading construction firms, providing high-end retail and restaurant clients with the latest in construction design and green building technologies.
With a career spanning three decades and a foundation in Mechanical Engineering, Frank is recognized as one of the most accomplished retail general contractors in the country. Dickinson Cameron’s clients value his innovative and collaborative approach to project management, as well as his unique ability to guide multifaceted projects from conception to completion. Frank continues to exceed the most discerning of client’s expectations with his industry insights, integrity and uncompromising work ethic.
With the recent opening of DCC’s office in New York City, Frank is now bi-coastal and working to expand the company’s East Coast presence.
Through the planning and management of hundreds of projects for the world’s most prestigious brands, Frank continues to build upon DCC’s unparalleled reputation, while maintaining the company’s core principles of “Service, Integrity, Quality, Respect, Safety, Diversity and Opportunity” for all future endeavors.
VP of Business Development
Ron Gordines serves as VP of Business Development at Dickinson Cameron. Ron initially joined DCC in 1993 as a Hawaii based project manager and was quickly promoted to Director of the Hawaiian Division in Honolulu. Ron demonstrates an outstanding work ethic and aptitude for attracting new clients in the luxury retail and restaurant segments. His ability to interface with existing clients to grow the company’s sales and brand awareness has made him a vital asset in the expansion of DCC throughout the years. Ron also brings a wealth of experience running his own construction company and managing large retail construction projects.
VP of Finance
Maryam Samady joined the Dickinson Cameron team as Controller in 2007 and has since taken on the role of VP of Finance. With a Master’s in Business Administration and background in finance, Maryam has designed and implemented more efficient accounting systems and fiscal procedures. In addition to her primary role as VP, Maryam’s business acumen extends well beyond the accounting arena. The entire DCC team regularly consults with Maryam, seeking her input on key business decisions related to marketing, human resources, business development, safety and legal compliance which are all the departments she oversees. Maryam’s many talents have established her as a crucial figure in the expansion and development of Dickinson Cameron.
Senior Project Manager
Eddy Barth is a highly talented Senior Project Manager with over 35 years of experience in luxury-retail, commercial and residential construction. Eddy comes from a millwork background which affords him the unique ability to communicate succinctly with designers and architects to produce an impeccably finished product. His well-rounded experience allows him to easily manage the complex tasks of day to day construction management to ensure a timely completion. Eddy is the preferred expert on large-scale flagship projects with accelerated schedules, and he continuously exceeds clients’ expectations on every project.
Senior Project Manager, Restaurant Division
Chris Nightingale heads up the restaurant division as Senior Project Manager, with over 20 years’ experience in restaurant development and construction. Chris led construction efforts for several large scale national restaurant groups prior to joining DCC. Since his arrival in 2007, Chris has contributed to the expansion of the restaurant division, which specializing in the building and remodeling of both fine and casual dining concepts as well as other hospitality ventures. Chris excels at getting a project up and running, on budget and according to schedule.
James Mather serves as Executive Project Manager at Dickinson Cameron. James comes from a long line of family builders which fuels his energetic passion for building and construction management systems. A third generation carpenter by trade, his management resume consists of multifamily, low rise, hospitality, skilled healthcare, petroleum, restaurants, public works and in-line projects, in addition to luxury retail. James’ dynamic personality and talent for managing relationships, coupled with a “can do” attitude, fit seamlessly with the DCC goal to exceed client expectations. He prides himself on being engaged and having a propensity to creatively overcome the most challenging projects. James’ exemplary work principles have made him a superior coach and mentor to all team members and a pivotal part in demonstrating the core values of Dickinson Cameron.
Senior Project Manager
Gerry Harbinson joined Dickinson Cameron in 2014 as a key member of the newly formed East Coast team. Gerry is a multi-talented craftsman with management level experience in all phases of pre-construction, project management, job site management, and post-construction project maintenance. Prior to joining DCC, Gerry worked as a Site and Project Manager for a large East Coast construction firm where he earned a reputation for efficiently managing multi-million dollar build-outs, overseeing projects in the U.S. and U.K. Gerry is well versed in the coordination of permitting and inspections with government agencies as well as navigating the complexities of the historical building site compliance processes. Gerry takes great pride in his work and is passionate about delivering the uncompromising quality that clients of Dickinson Cameron Construction have come to expect.
Brian Naliboff joined the Dickinson Cameron team in 2013 and serves as a Project Manager and Project Executive. Following graduation with a degree in Political Science, Brian began work on projects as an Assistant Superintendent and steadily expanded his responsibilities and role to his current position. Brian has worked on projects throughout the U.S. in the retail and restaurant construction sectors for DCC. Brian has been crucial in our expansion of our east coast office in NYC and has taken the lead on managing Dickinson Cameron’s East Coast office.