Matt Parent serves as the President of Venture General Contracting. A 25 year veteran of the construction industry, Matt is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Venture including all processes from site due-diligence through punch-list. Prior to joining Venture General Construction, Matt spent six years with Turner Construction – first as a Project Manager, then as a Senior Project Manager and eventually promoted to Manager of Turner’s office in Bellevue, WA.
Matt exudes energy and a genuine enthusiasm for the building industry, which has always been a big part of his life. He got a taste of the industry working summers for a Seattle-area production homebuilder, and then worked his way up to vice president of a family construction business.
When he is not tackling construction projects head-on, Matt can be found attending his children’s sporting events or boating on Puget Sound.
Jack Beaudoin has very broad experience in the construction industry, privileged to work over the years with many of the prominent developers, end users, tenants, designers, and real estate professionals in our community bringing many a challenging project to a successful completion. He enjoys leadership roles and getting others involved. Jack is very strategic and is known as an innovator and creative problem solver. Jack brings to Venture the experience gained from his accomplished career at the Seattle office of a large national general contractor. As General Manager, he lead Turner to be an innovative, trusted, builder becoming the largest general contractor in Seattle; and as Division Manager building one of the great tenant improvement companies in Seattle and the Eastside.
Jack is excited to work with the Venture team building a locally owned construction firm that understands clients want a solution oriented builder, which values strong partnerships found in our community and the vitality found in the innovative spirit that is Seattle. Jack resides in Seattle with his wife and children.
Darin brings over 18 years in the construction industry, with extensive experience throughout the Puget Sound and Canada. His background includes work in commercial interiors, retail, multifamily, mixed-use, and medical market segments.
With more than 16 years’ in the construction industry, Jen’s experience includes overseeing the development of large scale laboratory research facilities, seismic retrofits, developing and building multi-family housing and furthering projects focusing on energy efficiency and sustainability. She previously served as Chief Operating Officer for a national multi-family real estate development company and was also an owner’s representative for a large international software company. Jen holds bachelor’s degrees in Construction Management and Political Science from the University of Washington and an MBA from Seattle University. She is a Board Member of Associates in Cultural Exchange and, in her spare time, enjoys reading, golf and travel.