Director of Marketing and Business Development - Babbidge Construction Company
Kara Gruss is the Director of Marketing and Business Development for Babbidge Construction Company, a construction management firm dedicated to providing superior quality management for private institutional and commercial clients. Babbidge Construction Company specializes in providing solutions for projects with extensive logistical challenges. Kara has been involved in the Architectural, Engineering and Construction (A/E/C) community for more than ten years, successfully leading numerous strategic marketing and business development efforts, from all aspects of the building process, in a rapidly changing industry.
Kara has been engaged with the Construction Institute and Society for Marketing Professionals (SMPS) since 2006, participating on numerous boards and committees throughout the years. From 2009-2010 she served as President for SMPS’s Connecticut Chapter. Kara is currently Chair of the Construction Institute’s Education Committee, a member of SMPS’s CT Chapter Program Committee and volunteers with the Connecticut Mental Health Center Foundation.