McCownGordon Construction hires Zach Lang

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October 11, 2017
McCownGordon Construction hires Zach Lang
Lang is to serve as Controller for the Accounting Department
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 11, 2017) Zach Lang has joined McCownGordon Construction in Kansas City as the Controller.  Lang will report directly to the chief financial officer. In this role, Lang will help plan, organize and supervise accounting-related functions for McCownGordon, including general accounting, policy development, cash management, budget, audit preparation, forecasting revenues and expenditures, purchasing and accounting-related contract compliance.  
“We are very excited to have Zach join the McCownGordon team,” said Jeff Placek, CFO of McCownGordon.  “Zach’s construction and ESOP accounting experience will provide great depth as we continue to grow and create opportunity for the entire McCownGordon team”
Lang is a certified public account and holds both a bachelor of science in accounting and a master of accounting degree from the University of Kansas. Zach brings more than eight years of accounting and account management experience to McCownGordon.
McCownGordon is currently performing construction management services for a variety of significant projects in the region, including the Central District project on the campus of the University of Kansas, the renovation of the new Mosaic Arena in the West Bottoms of Kansas City Missouri, the Children’s Mercy Research Tower, the 21c Hotel and Kansas City Club renovation projects among others.
About McCownGordon
McCownGordon Construction is recognized as one of the region’s largest construction managers with offices in both Missouri and Kansas. Focused on core values of integrity, relationships and performance, McCownGordon is committed to building collaborative partnerships and specializing in construction management, design-build, sustainable construction and general contracting. With strong experience and expertise in a variety of market sectors, the company is 100 percent employee owned and has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Kansas City by the Kansas City Business Journal for the past 13 years. More information about McCownGordon is available at
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