FREMONT, CA – Jim Peterson, CEO of PetersenDean Roofing & Solar, the nation’s largest, full-service, privately-held roofing and solar company, announced that Valarie Serrato has been appointed the company’s Chief Operating Officer. Prior to her promotion, Serrato was Vice President of Corporate Operations.
In her position as Chief Operating Officer, Serrato will oversee the daily operation of the company, support the CEO in executing directives, ensure that business operations are efficient and effective, manage resources, and develop and communicate to staff the company’s strategy and mission.
“Valerie Serrato has displayed the kind of high-performance management qualities that PetersenDean prides itself in and her expertise and experience in roofing and solar are important to this position. We are confident that these skills will help lead us down the right road in the future as we grow and evolve,” said Petersen.
While PetersenDean gets ready to expand to new regions, Serrato will focus on the day-to-day operations throughout the seven states where it operates. With the steady growth of its roofing and solar business and the strong demand from home builders and consumers alike, the company has expanded rapidly. The Fremont, CA-based company currently employs 3,000 workers and operates in seven states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, Oklahoma and Texas.
Serrato is a member of the National Association of Women in Construction and was voted the 2016 Solar Woman of the year by Solar World. Before joining PetersenDean in September 2013, she worked with Clark Builders Group, D.R. Horton and KB Homes.
About PetersenDean: About PetersenDean Roofing & Solar: Founded in 1984 by Jim Petersen, PetersenDean specializing in new residential and commercial construction, working with some of the nation’s largest builders and developers. With more than a million roofs under its belt, the Fremont, CA-based company employs 3,000 workers and operates in seven states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, Oklahoma and Texas. Please visit http://www.petersendean.com/ for more details.