After winning the OSHA VPP Star Award, Mr. Nissen and his team successfully claimed 3 2 Joseph Jacobs Master Builder Awards and lead a multi-company alliance project from 5th quintile to 1st in overall project execution performance in a 3-year period. He has been the Safety Chairperson for his company numerous times and was awarded the 2001 Construction Users Roundtable (CURT) Construction Industry Safety Excellence Award. He successfully navigated project management on a major capital expansion program from the USA to Africa.

As one of the principle designers of the Jacobs Academy “Building a Leadership Culture” and chairperson of the Jacobs Academy “Project Management” course, Mr. Nissen uses his 20+ years of team building experience to mentor up and coming professionals into effective 21stCentury leaders for today’s engineering market.