(Monroeville, PA – May 6, 2009) RJ Lee Group, Inc. announced today that its board of directors has appointed Alex G. Sciulli, P.E., D.E.E. as the company’s President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). Sciulli joins RJLG having most recently served as executive vice president, director of corporate real estate services at National City Corporation in Cleveland, Ohio.
“We are thrilled that Alex has joined the team,” said Dr. Richard J. Lee, who founded RJ Lee Group and has served as President and CEO for nearly 30 years. “Alex brings a great balance of leadership, strategic vision, problem solving and outstanding client relationship and staff management skills, and we look forward to his guiding this company to the next level. RJ Lee Group is a very good company. Alex is going to make us great.”
“I have the highest level of respect for Dr. Lee and RJ Lee Group for its integrity as a company, its customer focus, and its position in the market,” said Sciulli. “I look forward to working with the entire RJ Lee Group team. Together we can achieve even greater growth.”
Mr. Sciulli’s career has spanned more than 30 years. He has held a number of senior executive positions, including City of Pittsburgh’s director of engineering and construction, water, and public works departments, before moving on to senior vice president and manager of client services at Camp Dresser & McKee (CDM), and eventually moving into the financial services industry at Mellon Financial Corporation as senior vice president, director of corporate operations and real estate and then on to an executive vice president role at National City Corporation. As the director of corporate operations and real estate for Mellon and National City, Alex enabled the departments to increase efficiencies and enhance their value as strategic business partners.
Preceding his affiliation with Mellon and National City, Mr. Sciulli was a senior vice president with CDM, one of the largest civil and environmental consulting firms in the U.S. There, he was responsible for managing seven regional offices in the Mid-Atlantic States. During his tenure at CDM, his region grew rapidly from less than $10 million in gross revenues to more than $52 million. He helped expand the Pittsburgh office of CDM from 5 to 92 engineers and scientists in less than five years.
Mr. Sciulli also served in local government for the City of Pittsburgh. His responsibilities included management of the City’s infrastructure program for roads, bridges, water and sewer infrastructure, the water treatment plant and open reservoirs, and all city-owned buildings and recreational facilities. Mr. Sciulli also has considerable experience in the mining industry, first as a project manager with Orbital Engineering and later as a senior technical engineer with Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA).
Mr. Sciulli has a bachelors and masters degree in civil engineering and an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh. He is a registered professional engineer (P.E.) in five states including Pennsylvania. He is also a Diplomat with the American Academy of Environmental Engineers (DEE). He is married and has two grown children.
About RJ Lee Group
RJ Lee Group is a 210 person organization of scientific and laboratory experts who provide analytical and consulting services based on their extensive knowledge of materials characterization, analytical instrumentation, project and data management. Leading organizations come to RJ Lee Group for more than data and information; they come for an innovative approach and technical solutions developed through our commitment to quality, reliability and customer satisfaction. RJ Lee Group is built on a culture of continuous improvement, constantly developing and implementing new technologies to deliver value to its customers and enhance its core business. This philosophy has materialized into a wide range of laboratory management and sample logistics that reduce costs, speed analysis, and deliver high quality analytical information to our customers. RJ Lee Group has established a successful track record for developing and commercializing leading-edge technologies and managing large-scale analytical efforts. Visit http://www.rjleegroup.com/.