Walter Fritz, President & CEO
As the Founder and CEO of Nuera Group of Companies, Walter Fritz oversees all development and construction activities. Walter’s twenty-five years of experience enabled him to amass a depth of understanding of complex construction processes for multiple forms of construction delivery methods. He has a solid understanding of the development and construction industry’s needs, including budgets, pro forma creation and management, and marketing.
Walter’s wide-ranging industry is reflected in his diverse portfolio. Previous and current projects range in size and diversity from entry-level two story assisted-living centers, to multi-building high rise complexes in varied geographical and climate conditions from Southern California to northern Canada.
Walter has worked successfully with court-appointed receivers of distressed properties, providing oversight to the construction components integral in partially completed projects that have been assumed by the lenders. Walter’s key strengths include management, communication, liaison with municipal officials, procurement, and construction.
In addition to his leadership role with Nuera, Walter serves as 2018 board chairman for Associated Builders and Contractors, San Diego. Based on the merit shop philosophy, ABCSD helps its members develop a skilled workforce, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically, and profitably for the betterment of the community in which they serve.
Vicky Mario, Chief Administrative Officer
As Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of Nuera Group of Companies, Vicky Mario oversees and manages day-to-day business operations. Vicky’s 25+ years in the construction industry in Southern California support her experience and success in all aspects of the general construction process.
Having personally performed all facets of construction operations throughout her career, she currently oversees, manages, and supports the team in construction management, project estimating, purchasing and contracting, field coordination, scheduling and supervision, design development, permit issuance, payroll, and accounting.
Being the first employee of Nuera Group of Companies has afforded Vicky the opportunity to be intimately involved in the success and continued growth of the company. Among Vicky’s strengths are her excellent interpersonal, communication, problem-solving, decision-making, and administrative skills. Above all, Vicky maintains her focus on creating, cultivating, and maintaining positive working relationships with our clients.
Trevor Abney, Vice President of Operations
Trevor Abney brings 25 years of operations management experience in a variety of industries to Nuera Group. He is responsible for project management, field production, estimating, and information technology. Trevor’s keen grasp of details in public contraction, procurement, technical writing, personnel, and customer service makes him a valued part of the Nuera team. He possesses the ability to interact with all manner of professionals whether investors, consultants, business executives, government officials, or legal experts at every level. Trevor is certified as a REAC Specialist, Lead Safe Housing Specialist, and is a LEED Green Associate through the U.S. Green Building Council. Trevor came to Nuera Group in 2014.
Eddie Galindo, Vice President, Nuera Platinum Concrete LLC
Edward Galindo is a second-generation concrete contractor and brings over thirty years of Concrete experence to the Southern California market.
No level of experience is better than field experience, and Edward began his career in the concrete industry as a concrete finisher and has successfully applied his skills learned throughout his career to eventually become Vice President of Nuera Platinum Concrete by 2015.
Edward is responsible to oversee all Concrete activities for the Company, and has been successful with advancing the company’s diversification, both in product line and geographical service areas. His “no-nonsense “approach to execution is one of the many hallmarks of success when it comes to Concrete Delivery Systems.